Buena Vista County, Iowa | Farmland Prices, Appraisal, Auctions


Iowa Land Information

Discover the various options for acquiring farmland in Buena Vista 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 Buena Vista County land agent.

Location: Northern Iowa Average Farmland Value: $10,673 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 were 3 farmland auctions in Buena Vista County in 2023. There were 373 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $12,866.67 The average $/CSR2 was $161.33/ CSR2

Land Auctions in 2022: There was 12 farmland auction in Buena Vista County in 2022. There were 1209 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $13,231 The average $/CSR2 was $169/ CSR2 Land Auctions in 2021: There were 40 farmland auctions in Buena Vista County in 2021. There were 3766 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $10,966 The average $/CSR2 was $135/ CSR2

Average CSR2 Rating: 83.4 2023 USDA Average Corn Yield: 212 2023 USDA Average Soybean Yield: 61.1 ISU Average Cash Rent Per Acre: $270 ISU Average County Cash Rent Per Acre Pasture: $50-$100 Towns: Storm Lake, Alta, Sioux Rapids, Newell, Albert City, Linn Grove, Rembrandt, Marathon, Lakeside, Truesdale

Adjacent Counties: Clay, Pocahontas, Sac, Cherokee

County Seat: Storm Lake

County Website: Learn more about the county at Buena Vista County Website Additional Buena Vista County Agricultural Informational Website: Buena Vista 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)

Buena Vista County History: Buena Vista County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2020 census, the population was 20,823.  The county is named for the final victory of Field General Zachary Taylor in the Mexican–American War.Buena Vista County comprises the Storm Lake, IA Micropolitan Statistical Area. Buena Vista County was formed on January 15, 1851, from open land. It was named in memory of the Battle of Buena Vista in the Mexican-American War ending in 1848; the victorious United States annexed considerable territory as a result. Wikipedia page

Buena Vista County Iowa State Map