Iowa Farmland Prices September 17th – 23rd, 2022

There was a total of 29 tillable farmland auctions that happened this week in Iowa. A total of 4,135.82 acres were sold. The average price per acre for the 29 auctions is $14,031/acre and $176.64/CSR2 point. Learn more about CSR2.

Top Selling Farms in Iowa

The top selling farm was 161.48 acres in O’Brien County, IA southwest of Sanborn, Iowa. This farm sold for $23,800/acre has a 93.7 CSR2 which resulted in a $254/CSR2 point.

Second place went to Clay County, Iowa. This 54.48-acre farm near Spencer, Iowa with 96.8 CSR2 sold for $22,850/acre or $236/CSR2 point

The third was for 200.44 acres North of Grundy Center, Iowa along HWY 20 in Grundy County, Iowa which sold for $20,900/acre or $234/CSR2.

Check out the table below to see results from all 29 farmland auctions in Iowa and Rachel’s video with aerial footage of the top three selling farms in Iowa.

Farmland Appraisal for Iowa Land

We have several farm auctions coming up and are booking appointments with sellers to sell land by the end of the year. If you are thinking of selling reach out to us today for a free market analysis! 

Jason Smith

Jason Smith

Auctioneer, Land Broker, Founder

Jason is an Auctioneer and Land Broker in Iowa and the surrounding states.  The DreamDirt team is comprised of auctioneers, land brokers, and realtors. We specialize in farmland sales primarily serving the heirs to family farms all across Iowa and some surrounding states.  Today's report details Iowa's current land market for land sold at auctions.

Email: Jason@dreamdirt.com | Phone: (515) 537-6633

County Total Acres Price Per Acre CSR2 $ per CSR2 Price
Shelby 144.04 $16,100.00 73.9 $217.86 $2,319,044.00
Cerro Gordo 140 $13,250.00 83.8 $158.11 $1,855,000.00
Cerro Gordo 80 $16,050.00 85.1 $188.60 $870,900.00
Cerro Gordo 80 $15,100.00 87.8 $171.98 $232,352.00
Kossuth 278 $13,100.00 80.6 $162.53 $3,641,800.00
O’Brien 161.48 $23,800.00 96.3 $247.14 $3,843,224.00
Clay 54.48 $22,850.00 96.8 $236.05 $640,500.00
Lucas 142.43 $8,800.00 62 $141.94 $1,253,384.00
Lucas 114.56 $6,400.00 53.7 $119.18 $733,184.00
Lucas 391.5 $8,425.00 57.7 $146.01 $2,559,920.00
Tama 79 $14,400.00 85.5 $168.42 $1,137,600.00
Grundy 200.44 $20,900.00 92.3 $226.44 $4,189,196.00
Emmet 222.15 $16,000.00 81.9 $195.36 $3,554,400.00
O’Brien 135.37 $9,600.00 80.2 $119.70 $1,299,552.00
Monona 158 $10,025.00 57 $175.88 $1,583,950.00
Mahaska 85.25 $13,350.00 76.5 $174.51 $1,138,087.50
Mahaska 90.52 $10,200.00 69.9 $145.92 $923,304.00
Cass 154.28 $15,200.00 71.5 $212.59 $2,345,056.00
Clay 67.75 $12,800.00 84.3 $151.84 $867,200.00
Clay 139.12 $14,500.00 85.1 $170.39 $2,017,240.00
Franklin 69.88 $14,400.00 87.1 $165.33 $1,006,272.00
Franklin 79.44 $14,650.00 88.2 $166.10 $1,163,796.00
Hamilton 90 $11,700.00 70 $167.14 $1,053,000.00
Lyon 151.37 $15,500.00 67.5 $229.63 $2,346,235.00
Mitchell 153.3 $13,600.00 83 $163.86 $2,084,880.00
Hamilton 217.91 $12,800.00 79.1 $161.82 $2,789,248.00
Hamilton 86.15 $10,200.00 68.2 $149.56 $878,730.00
Dickinson 119.4 $15,000.00 89.6 $167.41 $1,791,000.00
Plymouth 250 $18,200.00 82.3 $221.14 $696,081.00
STATEWIDE TOTALS 4135.82 $14,031.03 78.51 $176.64 $50,814,135.50
Rachel Tiffany

Rachel Tiffany

Farmland Auctioneer | Land Broker

Rachel is a licensed real estate salesperson specializing in the sale of farm, land, and rural residential real estate. She is a graduate of Iowa State University with a major in Animal Science and a minor in Agricultural Business. Rachel has a strong interest in valuations and appraisal of rural properties and studied Rural Property Appraisal at Iowa State. She also works for DreamDirt as the Online Auction Coordinator building and facilitating their online land and equipment auctions.

Email: rachel@dreamdirt.comPhone: (515) 954-8063

Iowa Land Prices at A Glance

Our Iowa Farmland Price Heat Maps have been a huge help for people that want to visualize and research farmland prices in Iowa.  Here you can research your farm’s proximity or the statewide market and see individual sale results, average prices per acre, the average price per CSR2 point as well as volumes of sales, and the number of acres sold.  Use this market price research tool right here at DreamDirt.  Click the Iowa map to get started.

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