Illinois Land Rental Price Data


We maintain current land prices and rental pricing data on Illinois land in order to better serve farmers and ranchers looking to rent land in Illinois with landowners who who have land in Illinois that's available for lease.

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Average Illinois Cropland (Crop Acreage) Rental Rates


Data on Illinois cropland rental prices is available in the accompanying table and chart. All prices are per acre, per year.

Average values differ from irrigated cropland and non-irrigated cropland values.

Key Findings:

Cropland rental prices in Illinois decreased by 3.1% from $228/acre in 2015 to $221/acre in 2016.

The rental price of Illinois cropland increased by 122.1% from $100/acre in 1994 to $221/acre in 2016.

Table of Illinois Cropland Rental Prices By Year

YearIllinoisUnited States
2016$221$113
2015$228$119
2014$234$106
2013$223$101
2012$212$94

Graph of Illinois Cropland Rental Price By Year

Illinois Irrigated and Non-irrigated Cropland Values


Illinois irrigated cropland average rent pricing data is available in the accompanying table and chart. All prices are per acre.

Key Findings:

Irrigated acreage rental prices in Illinois increased by 1.7% from $240/acre in 2015 to $244/acre in 2016.

The rental price of irrigated Illinois cropland increased by 33.3% from $183/acre in 2008 to $244/acre in 2016.

Table of Illinois Irrigated Cropland Rental Prices By Year

YearIrrigatedNon-Irrigated
2016$244$220
2015$240$228
2014$262$233
2013$228$223
2012$235$212

Graph of Illinois Irrigated Cropland Rental Prices By Year

Illinois Pastureland (Pasture Acreage) Rental Rates


Illinois pasture acreage rental price data is available in the accompanying table and chart. All prices are per acre.

Key Findings:

Pastureland rental prices in Illinois increased by 2.9% from $35/acre in 2015 to $36/acre in 2016.

The rental price of Illinois pastureland increased by 16.1% from $31/acre in 1994 to $36/acre in 2016.

Table of Illinois Pastureland Rental Prices By Year

YearIllinoisUnited States
2016$36$21
2015$35$21
2014$38$17
2013$53$17
2012$35$17

Chart of Illinois Pastureland Rental Price By Year

Illinois Land Values

Information on land values for Illinois acreage, cropland (irrigated and non-irrigated), and pasture land is available here.

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