Iowa Land Rental Price Data


We maintain current land prices and rental pricing data on Iowa acreage in order to better serve farmers and ranchers looking to rent acreage in Iowa with landowners who who have acreage in Iowa that's available for lease.

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Average Iowa Cropland (Crop Acreage) Rental Rates


Data on Iowa cropland rental prices is available in the accompanying table and chart. All prices are per acre, per year.

Average values differ from irrigated cropland and non-irrigated cropland values.

Key Findings:

Cropland rental prices in Iowa decreased by 6.0% from $250/acre in 2015 to $235/acre in 2016.

The rental price of Iowa cropland increased by 138.3% from $99/acre in 1994 to $235/acre in 2016.

Table of Iowa Cropland Rental Prices By Year

YearIowaUnited States
2016$235$113
2015$250$119
2014$260$106
2013$255$101
2012$235$94

Graph of Iowa Cropland Rental Price By Year

Iowa Irrigated and Non-irrigated Cropland Values


Iowa irrigated cropland average rent pricing data is available in the accompanying table and chart. All prices are per acre.

There is insufficient data on irrigated cropland for Iowa to display at this time.

Table of Iowa Irrigated Cropland Rental Prices By Year

YearIrrigatedNon-Irrigated
2016$240$235
2015N/A$250
2014$255$260
2013$245$255
2012$233$235

Graph of Iowa Irrigated Cropland Rental Prices By Year

Iowa Pastureland (Pasture Acreage) Rental Rates


Iowa pasture acreage rental price data is available in the accompanying table and chart. All prices are per acre.

Key Findings:

Pastureland rental prices in Iowa increased by 4.0% from $50/acre in 2015 to $52/acre in 2016.

The rental price of Iowa pastureland increased by 97.0% from $26/acre in 1994 to $52/acre in 2016.

Table of Iowa Pastureland Rental Prices By Year

YearIowaUnited States
2016$52$21
2015$50$21
2014$50$17
2013$49$17
2012$46$17

Chart of Iowa Pastureland Rental Price By Year

Iowa Acreage Values

Information on land values for Iowa acreage, cropland (irrigated and non-irrigated), and pasture land is available here.

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If you own Iowa acreage, you have a valuable asset that can provide you with recurring income and financial security.

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