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


Iowa Land Information

Learn about farmland for sale in Story County, Iowa, right here. Average land prices, the biggest towns within the county, the available land for sale, and many additional resources that will help make your Iowa land search easier. Contact your Story County land agent with any questions or to request a FREE farm appraisal.

Location: Central Iowa

Average Farmland Value: $12,822 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 $11,581 an acre

Land Auctions in 2022 prior to July: There were 8 farmland auctions in Story County in 2022. There were 796 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $16,271 The average $/CSR2 was $211/ CSR2

Land Auctions in 2021: There were 9 farmland auctions in Story County in 2021. There were 1118 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $14,474 The average $/CSR2 was $167/ CSR2

Land Auctions in 2020: There were 7 farmland auctions in Story County in 2020. There were 617 Acres sold at auction. The average farmland price per acre was $8,539 The average $/CSR2 was $93/ CSR2

Average CSR2 Rating: 80.2

2020 USDA Average Corn Yield: 149.2

2020 USDA Average Soybean Yield: 51.3

ISU Average Cash Rent Per Acre in 2022: $271

ISU Average County Cash Rent Per Acre Pasture: $37-$64

Towns: Ames, Huxley, Roland, Cambridge, Kelley, Sheldahl, Collins, Maxwell, Slater, Colo, McCallsburg, Story City, Gilbert, Nevada, Zearing

Townships: Lafayette, Howard, Warren, Lincoln, Franklin, Milford, Richland, Sherman, Washington, Grant, Nevada, New Albany, Palestine, Union, Indian Creek, Collins

Adjacent Counties: Hamilton, Marshall, Jasper, Marion, Warren, Madison, Dallas

County Seat: Nevada

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

Story County History:

The land that today is known as Story County was originally prairie with the exception of some groves along the larger streams in the area. In 1846 the boundaries of Story County were established. The County has an area of 576 square miles (1,490 km2) and is square in shape. The county was named after Joseph Story, a preeminent United States Supreme Court Justice, in 1853. To find more information about Story County, Iowa and the history of Story County on the counties. Wikipedia page.

Story County Iowa State Map