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Pueblo

Total population (2010 census): 159,063
Total population (1990 census): 123,051
County seat: Pueblo

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 53 4314 793085
Sorghum 7 696 17076
All Wheat 19 2016 87946
Winter Wheat 19 2016 87946
Oats 1 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 12 1267 29097 cwt
Popcorn 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 286 15284 41940
Alfalfa Hay 233 11185 36121
Small Grain Hay 22 485 777
Tame Hay 62 2884 4341
Wild Hay 29 730 701
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 14 827 7507
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 16 1231 21913
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 5 499 5348
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 6 36  
Beets 2 D  
Asparagus 1 D  
Chinese Cabbage 1 D  
Head Cabbage 3 D  
Cantaloupes 6 29  
Carrots 1 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 33  
Eggplant 2 D  
Garlic 1 D  
Dry Onions 11 365  
Sweet Peppers 5 33  
Hot Peppers 6 147  
Green Peas 3 6  
Pumpkins 10 265  
Green Onions 1 D  
Squash 8 117  
Sweet Corn 7 148  
Sweet Potatoes 1 D  
Tomatoes 7 31  
Watermelons 11 189  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 7 15  
Apricots 2 D  
Sweet Cherries 1 D  
Tart Cherries 2 D  
Grapes 3 D  
Peaches 7 7  
Pears 3 D  
Plums and Prunes 2 D  
Nectarines 1 D  
Strawberries 2 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 10 116064 5 408520
Bedding/Garden Plants 9 D D 363132
Cut Christmas Trees 2 X D NA
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 1 - D D
Foliage Plants 1 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 2 D - D
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Nursery Stock 8 D 136 1265049
Vegetable Seeds 5 - 334 555104

*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 87 6762 1111154 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 8 1241 51120 bu
Wheat 20 2829 72419 bu
Winter Wheat 20 2829 72419 bu
Oats 3 70 2580 bu
Popcorn 13 525 1897502 lbs, shelled
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 3 43 (X)
Total Hay* 292 18502 48112 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 243 12567 37871 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 19 895 1096 tons, dry
Tame Hay 85 4492 8606 tons, dry
Wild Hay 9 415 429 tons dry
Grass Silage 9 133 330 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 7 311 4902 tons, grn
Sorghum Cut for Dry Forage or Hay 13 599 1625 tons, dry
Sorghum for Silage 3 (D) (D)
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 32 2679 42601 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 9 27  
Head Cabbage 7 185  
Cantaloupes 4 17  
Carrots 4 77  
Cucumbers & Pickles 8 16  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 3 (D)  
Dry Onions 15 654  
Green Peas 3 (D)  
Hot Peppers 22 178  
Sweet Peppers 7 127  
Pumpkins 8 59  
Spinach 4 (D)  
Squash 7 37  
Sweet Corn 12 162  
Tomatoes 12 94  
Watermelons 18 460  
Other Vegetables 5 59  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 4 8 (D)
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 3 (D) (X)
Other 3 (D) (X)
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 20 173738 3031 3394
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 14 (X) 3011 (X)
Florculture Crops 9 (D) (D) 576
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 109138 - 425
Potted Flowering Plants 5 43700 (D) 132
Nursery Crops 6 (D) 56 (D)
Sod Harvested 3 (X) 410 1048
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 4 - (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: July 17, 2012

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