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Kit Carson

Total population (2010 census): 8270
Total population (1990 census): 7140
County seat: Burlington

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley 3 510 29800
Maize=Corn 217 142444 17488099
Sorghum 7 1498 88400
All Wheat 321 244784 9859777
Winter Wheat 321 244784 9859777
Oats 2 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Alfalfa Seed 1 D D
Dry Edible Beans 5 606 15493 cwt
Proso Millet 29 16137 437897 bu
Triticale 4 295 9980 bu
Soybeans 2 D D
Sugarbeets for Sugar 2 D D
Sunflower Seed 43 15621 21835777 Ibs
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 148 22689 70487
Alfalfa Hay 61 9076 44211
Small Grain Hay 47 4386 9457
Tame Hay 67 7534 15390
Wild Hay 13 1693 1429
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 10 779 3239
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 35 3982 62077
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 7 4258 75739
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 Stock 3 - 41 165600

*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 225 93632 13092932 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 328 7420 bu
Wheat 453 272655 8559632 bu
Winter Wheat 452 (D) (D)
Barley 4 534 30943 bu
Oats 3 160 7890 bu
Proso Millet 18 3499 88804 bu
Sunflower Seed 69 18247 20496729 lbs
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 4 834 (X)
Foxtail Millet Seed 4 834 965500 lbs
Total Hay* 177 19564 50666 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 77 7295 28323 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 41 3664 7453 tons, dry
Tame Hay 87 7268 12778 tons, dry
Wild Hay 10 793 870 tons dry
Grass Silage 8 544 3728 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 62 8466 188276 tons, grn
Sorghum Cut for Dry Forage or Hay 15 1768 3926 tons, dry
Sorghum for Silage 10 750 10495 tons, grn
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 74 13585 283050 bu

*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: July 17, 2012

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