Benton County, Iowa | Farmland Prices, Appraisal, Auctions - Whitaker Marketing Group


Iowa Land Information

Discover the various options for acquiring farmland in Benton County, Iowa, with in-depth information on typical land prices, current land listings, key towns in the region, and other useful resources to streamline your search for Iowa property. To address any questions or to set up a FREE farm appraisal, reach out to your local Benton County land agent.

Location: East Central Iowa Average Farmland Value: $14,169 is the average price of farmland in the county. To learn the most current county average farmland value or to learn what your farm value is contact Land Broker David Whitaker 515-996-LAND (5263) Average Farmland Value for Iowa $12,206 an acre

Land Auctions in 2023: There was 17 farmland auction in Benton County in 2023. There were 1905 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $13,473 The average $/CSR2 was $173/CSR2 Land Auctions in 2022: There were 8 farmland auctions in Benton County in 2022. There were 723 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $16,410 The average $/CSR2 was $191/CSR2 Land Auctions in 2021: There were 7 farmland auctions in Benton County in 2021. There were 756 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $13,418 The average $/CSR2 was $156/CSR2

Average CSR2 Rating: 79 2023 USDA Average Corn Yield: 199.7 2023 USDA Average Soybean Yield: 54 ISU Average Cash Rent Per Acre: $293 ISU Average County Cash Rent Per Acre Pasture: $92-$110 Towns: Atkins, Bele Plaine, Blairstown, Garrison, Keystone, Luzerne, Mount Auburn, Newhall, Norway, Shellsburg, Urbana, Van Horne, Vinton, Walford Adjacent Counties: Black Hawk County, Buchanan County, Linn County, Iowa County, Tama County.

County Seat: Vinton

County Website: Learn more about the county at Benton County Website Additional Benton County Agricultural Informational Website: Wright County Iowa Farm Service Agency

County Assessor: You can learn individual farm information; parcel ID numbers, farm taxes, recent land sales, and even landowners names and mailing addresses on the county Assessor Page here. FREE Farm Appraisal: Thank you for your interest in the current land values. Fill out our simple contact form or contact David Whitaker your local land agent at 515-966-LAND (5263)

Benton County History: Benton county is a county in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 26,076. Its county seat is Vinton. The county is named for Thomas Hart Benton, a U.S. Senator from Missouri. Benton County is part of the Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area. Benton County was formed on December 21, 1837 from sections of Dubuque County. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 718 square miles, of which 716 square miles  is land. Wikipedia page.