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Sarasota

Total population (2010 census): 379,448
Total population (1990 census): 277,776
County seat: Sarasota

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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)
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 11 2542 7569 tons, dry
Tame Hay 8 2032 6555 tons, dry
Wild Hay 1 D D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 4 642 9360 tons, green
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Grapefruit 8 312  
Oranges 15 472  
Tangelos 3 D  
Tangerines 9 20  
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)
Vegetable Seeds 2 - D D
Sod Harvested 2 X D D
Floriculture Crops 14 309740 15 1148590
Bedding and Garden Plants 7 D 8 D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D 19048
Foliage Plants 3 D D 14100
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D D
Nursery Stock 28 100250 133 3103781

*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)
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 18 426 879 tons, dry
Tame Hay 12 229 714 tons, dry
Wild Hay 7 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Tomatoes 3 D  
Watermelons 3 435  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Grapefruit 25 400 38906 trees
Oranges 40 1813 179920 trees
Tangelos 6 D D
Honey Tangerines 5 D D
Other Tangerines 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 62 1183215 548 6504
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 35 X 368 X
Floriculture Crops 33 692370 53 3232
Bedding and Garden Plants 11 224801 D D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Foliage Plants 9 D 35 1154
Potted Flowering Plants 14 58413 8 229
Nursery Crops 21 419345 112 2347
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 14 D 54 287

*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 29, 2012

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