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Farmland Prices in Iowa September 2018

By Jason Smith, CAI Auctioneer | Land Broker | Published October 07, 2018

Iowa's September Farmland Sales Summary

 

Iowa Farmland Sales Volume for Farms 80% Tillable

 

Farmland Prices in Iowa for September, 2018

 As we head into the farmland sales season across the Midwest for the Fall of 2018 we saw an improvement in the prices for farmland set at auction over the month of September.  September was a busy month in famland sales, in fact the 2nd busiest month of the year so far and there are a fair number of farmland auctions coming up across the state of Iowa in the next few months.  This time period is of course typically the busiest part of the year for farmland sales.  

Average Price Per CSR2 Point for Iowa Farmland

The aveage price per CSR2 point was $110.22 per CSR2 point.  That is the 2nd strongest month so far this year.  Besides the increased volume a fair number of high quality and desirable farms were offered for sale at auction leading to a strong month in farmland prices.  

Average Price Per Acre of Tillable Farmland in Iowa

The average cost of an acre of farmland in Iowa in September 2018 was $8789.93.  7764 acres were sold at auction this month with 7327.30 of those acres being tillable farmland.  The farms averages an overall average CSR2 rating of 79.50 with over $67,000,000 trading hands at farmland auctions in Iowa.  

Below is the charts and data we collected for September 2018 for the farms sold across the state of Iowa.  

Septmber 2018 Average Price per acre of farmland

Iowa Farmland Prices Per Acre - Month View-1

Iowa Farmland Prices - 12 Month Rolling Summary

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Iowa Farmland Prices Per Acre 12 Month-2

  

Iowa Farmland Prices CSR2 12 month -2

 

Iowa Farmland Acres Sold 12 Month-2
 
 

Iowa Farmland Prices, Year to Date Summary

 

Iowa Farmland Prices Per Acre YTD-1

 

Iowa Farmland Prices CSR2 YTD-1
 
 

Iowa Farmland Sales Report September 2018 80% Tillable Farms

STATEWIDE TOTALS

7764.01

7327.3

$8,789.93

79.50

$110.22

$67,163,720.48

94.38

County

Total Acres

Tillable Acres

Price Per Tillable Acre

CSR2

$ per Tillable CSR2

Price

% Tillable

Warren

65.70

60.69

$7,250.00

83.9

$86.41

$476,325.00

92.37

Sac

80

77.44

$10,300.00

93.6

$110.04

$824,000.00

96.80

Sac

80

77.44

$10,000.00

89.6

$111.61

$800,000.00

96.80

Sac

160

152.73

$9,700.00

90.3

$107.42

$1,552,000.00

95.46

Sac

96

92.46

$9,650.00

89

$108.43

$926,400.00

96.31

Johnson

38.5

37.3

$8,950.00

84.3

$106.17

$344,575.00

96.88

Dickinson

221.12

221.12

$8,504.00

88.6

$95.98

$1,880,404.48

100.00

Jasper

80

74.3

$9,100.00

75.2

$121.01

$728,000.00

92.88

Marshall

155

145.91

$5,400.00

69.8

$77.36

$837,000.00

94.14

Ida

220

217.43

$10,200.00

82.4

$123.79

$2,244,000.00

98.83

Fayette

173

169.5

$8,092.00

88

$91.95

$1,399,916.00

97.98

Warren

72.85

68.18

$6,200.00

64.4

$96.27

$451,670.00

93.59

O’Brien

127.34

123.39

$14,300.00

94.8

$150.84

$1,820,962.00

96.90

O’Brien

80.16

72

$7,600.00

92

$82.61

$609,216.00

89.82

Marion

107.26

93.83

$6,700.00

64.9

$103.24

$718,642.00

87.48

Keokuk

105.38

103.76

$8,000.00

62.9

$127.19

$843,040.00

98.46

Calhoun

160

155.33

$9,150.00

82

$111.59

$1,464,000.00

97.08

Calhoun

121.5

119.73

$7,900.00

86.2

$91.65

$959,850.00

98.54

Calhoun

66

64.96

$7,400.00

83.1

$89.05

$488,400.00

98.42

Henry

75.63

66.7

$8,500.00

76.5

$111.11

$642,855.00

88.19

Henry

154.54

132.18

$7,000.00

67.6

$103.55

$1,081,780.00

85.53

Taylor

242.79

224.1

$4,450.00

63.8

$69.75

$1,080,415.50

92.30

Clarke

50

47

$4,778.00

54.9

$87.03

$238,900.00

94.00

Adair

200

174.54

$4,100.00

60.7

$67.55

$820,000.00

87.27

Franklin

160

155.94

$8,200.00

84.5

$97.04

$1,312,000.00

97.46

Poweshiek

160

151.57

$7,800.00

69.2

$112.72

$1,248,000.00

94.73

O’Brien

80

75.61

$13,400.00

94.6

$141.65

$1,072,000.00

94.51

O’Brien

80

76.4

$14,000.00

97.4

$143.74

$1,120,000.00

95.50

O’Brien

80

75.91

$14,000.00

99.1

$141.27

$1,120,000.00

94.89

O’Brien

75.97

68.33

$10,200.00

92.6

$110.15

$774,894.00

89.94

Black Hawk

80

75.9

$9,700.00

82.6

$117.43

$776,000.00

94.88

Jasper

73

72.71

$8,500.00

82.2

$103.41

$620,500.00

99.60

Jasper

75

73.67

$8,000.00

75

$106.67

$600,000.00

98.23

Jasper

77

76.99

$7,600.00

67

$113.43

$585,200.00

99.99

Jasper

38.87

33

$9,100.00

71.4

$127.45

$353,717.00

84.90

Wright

86

81.2

$8,000.00

82.6

$96.85

$688,000.00

94.42

Hancock

102.42

100.95

$9,400.00

86.9

$108.17

$962,748.00

98.56

Greene

180.19

172.32

$10,750.00

85.5

$125.73

$1,937,042.50

95.63

Mahaska

40

40

$9,900.00

82.6

$119.85

$396,000.00

100.00

Kossuth

155

150.13

$8,100.00

83.3

$97.24

$1,255,500.00

96.86

Hamilton

155.64

155

$11,100.00

85.7

$129.52

$1,727,604.00

99.59

Hamilton

67

61.86

$8,168.00

86.4

$94.54

$547,256.00

92.33

Hamilton

83

76.75

$6,728.00

86.1

$78.14

$558,424.00

92.47

Hamilton

40

34.78

$8,000.00

87.8

$91.12

$320,000.00

86.95

Polk

53

52.58

$16,000.00

88.6

$180.59

$848,000.00

99.21

Des Moines

41.3

34.48

$8,400.00

84.3

$99.64

$346,920.00

83.49

Des Moines

73.37

71.34

$11,000.00

75.4

$145.89

$807,070.00

97.23

Wayne

93

85

$4,600.00

49.9

$92.18

$427,800.00

91.40

Allamakee

85

73.5

$7,176.00

80

$89.70

$609,960.00

86.47

Tama

158

130.86

$10,766.00

83.2

$129.40

$1,701,028.00

82.82

Franklin

160

158.41

$7,100.00

71

$100.00

$1,136,000.00

99.01

Emmet

400

378.11

$8,450.00

82

$103.05

$3,380,000.00

94.53

Mahaska

119.44

108.59

$4,325.00

44.3

$97.63

$516,578.00

90.92

Kossuth

160

159.37

$7,400.00

82.1

$90.13

$1,184,000.00

99.61

Wright

120

117.53

$9,000.00

84.4

$106.64

$1,080,000.00

97.94

Wright

80

76.37

$9,500.00

85.6

$110.98

$760,000.00

95.46

O’Brien

80

78.1

$12,100.00

94.4

$128.18

$968,000.00

97.63

Crawford

38

34.11

$5,200.00

80.6

$64.52

$197,600.00

89.76

Crawford

166

141.45

$4,800.00

71.2

$67.42

$796,800.00

85.21

Audubon

77

76.76

$12,500.00

78.7

$158.83

$962,500.00

99.69

Audubon

141.64

138.61

$12,600.00

73.3

$171.90

$1,784,664.00

97.86

Ida

160

148.51

$7,300.00

76.6

$95.30

$1,168,000.00

92.82

Hardin

39

39

$9,100.00

86.8

$104.84

$354,900.00

100.00

Hardin

78

78

$5,500.00

69.1

$79.59

$429,000.00

100.00

Polk

155

152.97

$17,100.00

87.6

$195.21

$2,650,500.00

98.69

Hardin

83.4

79.9

$8,500.00

85.1

$99.88

$708,900.00

95.80

Butler

100

97.4

$7,750.00

82.5

$93.94

$775,000.00

97.40

Madison

50

19.31

$8,764.00

42.3

$207.19

$438,200.00

38.62

Butler

156

141

$8,494.00

87

$97.63

$1,325,064.00

90.38

Cerro Gordo

75

75

$8,000.00

68

$117.65

$600,000.00

100.00

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