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    Recent Sales in This County

    • 1/19/20 - 109.9 Acres, 104.11 Tillable Acres, $8,800/acre, 93.6 CSR2
    • 7/15/21 155 Acres; 150.86 Tillable Acres; 58 CSR2; $4800/acre
    • 7/15/21 250 Acres; 240.82 Tillable Acres; 57 CSR2; $4,700/acre
    • 7/15/21 75 Acres; 74.23 Tillable Acres; 57 CSR2; $6.150/acre
    • 7/15/21 77.12 Acres; 74.47 Tillable Acres; 84.4 CSR2; $14,800/acre
    • 8/5/21 80 Acres; 78.09 Tillable Acres; 47.1 CSR2; $10,200/acre
    • 8/19/21 157.29 Acres; 153.6 Tillable Acres; 81.9 CSR2; $9,700/acre

    Location: West Central Iowa
    County Average CSR2:
    CSR2 Weighted Average: 59.1 CSR2 Cropland Average: 69

    State Average CSR2: 68.6
    Average Price per CSR2 Point: $96.23
    County Size: 693 sq miles
    Farmland Acres: 367,651 total acres, 316,827 Cropland acres, 16,999 Woodland acres, 33,825 Other acres

    Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
    $6,795
    Average Farmland Value for West Central Iowa:
    $7,859
    Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:
    $11,800

    Average County Rent: $234.00
    Rent Range: $199-$270
    Average rent for West Central Iowa:
    $237.00
    Rent per CSR Point:
    $3.30

    Improved Permanent Pasture:
    $87.00/a Regional Average
    Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $61.00/a Regional Average
    Stalk Grazing per Acre:
    $10.00/a Regional Average
    Hunting Rights per Acre:
    $17.00/a Regional Average

    Towns: Blencoe, Moorhead, Soldier, Ute, Castana, Onawa, Turin, Whiting, Mapleton, Rodney

    Unincorporated Areas:

    Townships: Fairview, Lake, West Fork, Grant, Maple, Cooper, Ashton, Kennebec, Center, St. Clair, Franklin, Belvidere, Jordan, Soldier, Sherman, Sioux, Spring Valley, Willow

    History: Monona County was formed in 1851. It was perhaps named for the Indian word meaning "beautiful valley." Farmland prices in Monona County can vary greatly. There is a great deal of investor ownership of farmland in Monona County and the value of your farm can rely very heavily on soil type.

    Additional Information:

    Jason J. Smith, CAI

    Land Broker, Auctioneer, Appraiser
    Jason Smith
    Monona County
    Iowa Farmland Sales

    (515) 537-6633
    jason@dreamdirt.com


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    Information updated as of 1/11/2021. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Monona County Extension Office, Monona County courthouse records, Surety Maps, Wikipedia, Iowa Department of Transportation and USDA. An attempt has been made to verify information but it is not guaranteed to be accurate. Confirm all information that you must rely for decision making purposes.

    Iowa Farmland Prices Monona County

    All farmland values for Monona County are stated as averages and are not a guarantee of value in any given situation.  If you need a written farmland appraisal you should call us at 855-376-3478 to discuss how we can help you, or use our Iowa Farmland Value Calculator.  Farmland prices can change quickly and some information on this website can be up to 12 months old depending on when you view it.  All sale results are dated so you can see the date of the sale however averages are calculated in December of each year and are based on a September to September study.

    Farmland Sales Resources for Monona County Iowa

    You can find Farmland For Sale in Monona County Iowa at www.DreamDirt.com.  Need the advice of a qualified farmland professional?  Our professional staff of Iowa auctioneers and land brokers at DreamDirt would be happy to visit with you about your situation and help guide you through the process of making an informed decision about selling farmland.  Want to continue your research?  You can find a wealth of information on our Farmland Sales and Auction Blog.

    Estate Attorneys in Monona County Iowa

    If you are searching for an estate attorney to help you with legal work of an estate in Iowa you can search for Estate Attorneys in Monona County on the Find an Iowa Estate Lawyer website by the Iowa Bar Association.