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Houston

Total population (2010 census): 101,547
Total population (1990 census): 81,331
County seat: Dothan

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CropSELECT

Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Small Fruits
Tree Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 54 5420 386611
Sorghum for Grain 8 1080 41800
Wheat 25 2908 118295
Oats 33 2106 104830
Rye 13 426 10676
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 50 4661 84259 bu
Dry Edible Peas 8 317 317000 lbs
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 212 9921 27046
Small Grain Hay 18 D 2218
Tame Hay 176 7961 23536
Wild Hay 25 1037 D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 27 1140 1930
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 7 454 3779
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 2 D  
Snap Beans 7 18  
Cantaloupes 10 D  
Collards 4 5  
Green Cowpeas / Green Southern Peas 9 71  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 D  
Okra 3 2  
Green Peas 4 7  
Squash 3 D  
Sweet Corn 9 12  
Tomatoes 7 22  
Watermelons 20 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 2 D  
Apricots 2 D  
Tame Blueberries 7 D  
Figs 5 1  
Grapes 7 11  
Kiwifruit 2 D  
Peaches 5 11  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 3 2  
Peanuts for Nuts 135 32886 67964026 lbs
Pecans 52 378  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Upland Cotton 70 23556 25276 bales
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Floriculture Crops 5 60176 D 190420
Bedding and Garden Plants 4 D D 91150
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D 99270
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 1 X D NA
Nursery Stock 4 - 28 D

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 170 9265 884403 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 6 248 8968 bu
Wheat 60 4935 147281 bu
Oats 56 2315 99953 bu
Rye 22 727 8654 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 102 7607 136555 bu
Dry Edible Peas 8 317 317000 lbs
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 3 53 X
Total Hay* 208 10738 23049 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 27 581 972 tons, dry
Tame Hay 177 9527 20939 tons, dry
Wild Hay 9 D D
Grass Silage 12 357 2195 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 3 33 D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 3 D  
Snap Beans 5 D  
Cantaloups 17 91  
Green Cowpeas and Green Southern Peas 13 889  
Cucumbers and Pickles 7 D  
Okra 3 D  
Green Peas 4 D  
Squash 7 86  
Sweet Corn 11 61  
Tomatoes 7 58  
Watermelons 39 761  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Peaches 5 16 D
Peanuts for Nuts 297 39899 79295661 lbs
Pecans 44 466 7660 in shell
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 128 27910 25404 bales
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 12 54000 22 224
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 4 X 5 X
Floriculture Crops 7 D 2 185
Bedding and Garden Plants 4 D 2 D
Foliage Plants 3 16000 D 63
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 5 X 17 D
Nursery Crops 3 D D D

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.


Last Updated: May 22, 2012

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