2015 ISU Land Value Survey Results

in conjunction with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach

The results of the 2015 survey show that the statewide average value of farmland fell by 3.9 percent ($310 per acre) from November 2014, which marks the first time that Iowa land values drop two years in a row since 2000. The average estimated value of Iowa farmland is now about $7,633 per acre.

2015 Land Value Survey News Conference

The results of the 2015 land value survey were announced by Dr. Zhang at a news conference on Monday, December 14. The full hour-long news conference video is at the bottom of this page. Additional materials from the news conference are available below.

Three minute highlights of the 2015 survey results

2015 Land Value Survey Resources

Full hour-long 2015 news conference video