Looking For More Land? Farmland For Sale In Eastern Iowa
In 2022, we watched as land sales broke records. As farmland sales in Iowa continued to break its own records, the average price of land also went up.
The Iowa State University 2022 Farmland Value Survey found that the average acre of farmland jumped 17 percent to $11,411. In 2021, the average price per acre of farmland was $9,751.
In Iowa, the average farm size in 2022 was 359 acres, which is unchanged from 2021.
We know that there are many large farms here in Iowa, but how much of the land does the farmer really own? Around 51 to 53 percent of farmland in Iowa is leased. As of the 2017 USDA Census of Agriculture, in Fayette County, 50 percent of the farmland is rented.
Read more about the largest landowners in the state here.
So, for anyone looking to add more acres to their operation, here is a list of some of the farmland for sale in eastern Iowa.
While there haven't been a lot of notable farm sales happening right now, there are some farmers looking to sell and rent out their land now.
You can take a look at some of the 2022's biggest farmland sales in Iowa here.
These farm plots range from being just growable acres to including a home to even having recreation opportunities. Let's take a look at some land plots that are currently for sale in eastern Iowa.
Eastern Iowa Farmland For Sale Spring 2023
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