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Montrose

Total population (2010 census): 41276
Total population (1990 census): 24423
County seat: Montrose

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley 10 422 49837
Maize=Corn 110 10255 1690380
All Wheat 6 288 22765
Winter Wheat 5 D D
Spring Wheat 1 D D
Oats 12 124 9209
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 45 4208 84041 cwt
Dry Edible Peas 2 D D
Triticale 1 D D
Sweet Corn for Seed 2 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 629 39282 110426
Alfalfa Hay 447 22978 76913
Small Grain Hay 61 1484 3661
Tame Hay 151 12935 27324
Wild Hay 70 1885 2528
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 19 844 1468
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 46 3363 73986
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 1 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 1 D  
Snap Beans 3 D  
Green Peas 1 D  
Lettuce 2 D  
Cantaloupes 1 D  
Cucumbers 2 D  
Eggplant 1 D  
Garlic 1 D  
Dry Onions 11 587  
Sweet Peppers 6 D  
Hot Peppers 7 9  
Potatoes 7 4  
Pumpkins 8 44  
Squash 6 5  
Sweet Corn 23 2330  
Tomatoes 12 18  
Watermelons 3 16  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 29 84  
Apricots 5 1  
Sweet Cherries 13 17  
Tart Cherries 7 4  
Grapes 13 103  
Peaches 16 94  
Pears 12 12  
Plums and Prunes 6 1  
All Nuts 4 3  
Almonds 1 D  
English Walnuts 3 D  
Raspberries 1 D  
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 3 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 2 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees 5 X 60 NA
Foliage Plants 1 - D D
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Nursery Stock 24 - 463 1918324
Flower Seeds 1 D - D
Vegetable Seeds 4 - 80 133132

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 131 8688 1383962 bu
Wheat 55 2047 145743 bu
Spring Wheat 22 690 44590 bu
Winter Wheat 39 1357 101153 bu
Barley 21 947 90026 bu
Oats 35 679 49320 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 5 (D) (X)
Alfalfa Seed 3 150 86930 lbs
Total Hay* 601 37437 107055 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 504 25075 78971 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 101 2037 5086 tons, dry
Tame Hay 127 7072 14324 tons, dry
Wild Hay 21 2459 5370 tons dry
Grass Silage 15 794 9912 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 54 3410 79603 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 4 149 872 tons, grn
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 112 8765 157458 bu
Potatoes 5 22 4440 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Lettuce and Romaine 4 190  
Dry Onions 19 1246  
Hot Peppers 4 11  
Pumpkins 7 99  
Sweet Corn 28 1383  
Other Vegetables 3 13  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 21 162 38383 trees
Apricots 9 5 238 trees
Cherries, Total 11 15 1415 trees
Sweet Cherries 11 12 (D)
Tart Cherries 7 3 (D)
Grapes 10 26 15959 vines
Peaches 15 99 17887 trees
Pears 12 32 5625 trees
Plums and Prunes 5 2 163 trees
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Sweet Corn for Seed 3 (D) (D)
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 21 11400 248 572
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 15 (X) 246 (X)
Nursery Crops 8 (D) 82 301
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 4 - 98 123
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 (D) (X) (D)
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 - 68 123

*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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