Corn Prices - 45 Year Historical Chart

Interactive chart of historical daily corn prices back to 1971. The price shown is in U.S. Dollars per bushel. The current price of corn as of December 10, 2018 is $3.8400 per bushel.

Corn Prices - Historical Annual Data
Year Average
Closing Price
Year Open Year High Year Low Year Close Annual
% Change
2018 $3.6986 $3.5325 $4.0850 $3.4000 $3.8400 9.48%
2017 $3.6162 $3.5575 $4.0200 $3.3650 $3.5075 -0.36%
2016 $3.5964 $3.5150 $4.3775 $3.1105 $3.5200 -1.88%
2015 $3.7829 $3.9575 $4.4075 $3.4825 $3.5875 -9.63%
2014 $4.1626 $4.2050 $5.1920 $3.2075 $3.9700 -5.92%
2013 $5.6872 $6.9075 $7.4050 $4.1200 $4.2200 -39.56%
2012 $6.9160 $6.5850 $8.3125 $5.5150 $6.9825 8.00%
2011 $6.7973 $6.2050 $7.8700 $5.7900 $6.4650 2.78%
2010 $4.3064 $4.1850 $6.2900 $3.2995 $6.2900 51.75%
2009 $3.7513 $4.1225 $4.4950 $3.0625 $4.1450 1.84%
2008 $5.3014 $4.6250 $7.6255 $3.0925 $4.0700 -10.65%
2007 $3.7620 $3.9025 $4.5550 $3.1000 $4.5550 16.72%
2006 $2.6298 $2.2000 $3.9025 $2.0500 $3.9025 80.88%
2005 $2.1122 $2.0175 $2.6000 $1.9075 $2.1575 5.37%
2004 $2.5352 $2.5325 $3.3050 $1.9725 $2.0475 -16.77%
2003 $2.3349 $2.3700 $2.5575 $2.0550 $2.4600 4.35%
2002 $2.2894 $2.0850 $2.9250 $1.9600 $2.3575 12.80%
2001 $2.1067 $2.2725 $2.3425 $1.8450 $2.0900 -9.82%
2000 $2.1151 $2.0075 $2.5075 $1.7475 $2.3175 13.33%
1999 $2.1152 $2.1475 $2.3225 $1.8600 $2.0450 -4.22%
1998 $2.3807 $2.6275 $2.8200 $1.9695 $2.1350 -19.43%
1997 $2.7487 $2.5850 $3.1300 $2.2925 $2.6500 2.61%
1996 $3.6690 $3.7325 $5.0450 $2.5825 $2.5825 -30.06%
1995 $2.8104 $2.2850 $3.6925 $2.2850 $3.6925 59.85%
1994 $2.5012 $3.0675 $3.1000 $2.1175 $2.3100 -24.51%
1993 $2.3929 $2.1575 $3.0600 $2.1175 $3.0600 41.34%
1992 $2.3936 $2.5050 $2.7875 $2.0500 $2.1650 -13.92%
1991 $2.4676 $2.3175 $2.6250 $2.1950 $2.5150 8.52%
1990 $2.5198 $2.3775 $2.9225 $2.1875 $2.3175 -3.34%
1989 $2.5411 $2.8075 $2.8950 $2.1725 $2.3975 -15.73%
1988 $2.5460 $1.8750 $3.5350 $1.8750 $2.8450 53.99%
1987 $1.7314 $1.5725 $2.0225 $1.4275 $1.8475 15.47%
1986 $2.0146 $2.4750 $2.4925 $1.5535 $1.6000 -35.55%
1985 $2.5428 $2.7075 $2.8550 $2.1525 $2.4825 -7.80%
1984 $3.1370 $3.2975 $3.6175 $2.6525 $2.6925 -20.16%
1983 $3.1823 $2.4425 $3.6925 $2.4275 $3.3725 37.79%
1982 $2.5453 $2.7225 $2.8420 $2.1400 $2.4475 -9.52%
1981 $3.2906 $3.8175 $3.8175 $2.6300 $2.7050 -28.44%
1980 $3.1513 $2.8650 $4.0595 $2.5825 $3.7800 30.68%
1979 $2.6901 $2.3175 $3.1925 $2.2825 $2.8925 24.81%
1978 $2.3651 $2.2300 $2.7000 $2.1350 $2.3175 3.58%
1977 $2.3031 $2.5500 $2.6450 $1.8125 $2.2375 -12.77%
1976 $2.7283 $2.6150 $3.0900 $2.3200 $2.5650 -1.91%
1975 $2.8868 $3.4675 $3.5075 $2.4925 $2.6150 -23.48%
1974 $3.2089 $2.7350 $3.9500 $2.5175 $3.4175 27.16%
1973 $2.1701 $1.5175 $3.4775 $1.5087 $2.6875 73.67%
1972 $1.2991 $1.2225 $1.6325 $1.1850 $1.5475 25.43%
1971 $1.3675 $1.5688 $1.6038 $1.1288 $1.2338 -20.66%
1970 $1.3650 $1.2038 $1.5725 $1.2013 $1.5550 28.37%
1969 $1.2093 $1.1738 $1.3125 $1.1488 $1.2113 2.76%
1968 $1.1369 $1.1770 $1.2300 $1.0140 $1.1788 -0.36%
1967 $1.2776 $1.4160 $1.4410 $1.1200 $1.1830 -16.69%
1966 $1.3445 $1.2630 $1.5100 $1.2410 $1.4200 13.87%
1965 $1.2532 $1.2610 $1.3460 $1.1400 $1.2470 -1.27%
1964 $1.2174 $1.1910 $1.2710 $1.1710 $1.2630 5.16%
1963 $1.1929 $1.1340 $1.2720 $1.1240 $1.2010 6.66%
1962 $1.0952 $1.1050 $1.1710 $1.0400 $1.1260 1.81%
1961 $1.1290 $1.1020 $1.1930 $1.0770 $1.1060 1.19%
1960 $1.1392 $1.1400 $1.2170 $1.0070 $1.0930 -3.87%