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Jefferson County

Total population (2010 census): 741,096
Total population (1996 census): 664,937
County seat: Louisville

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 15 1461 152912
Wheat for Grain, Total 4 D D
Grain Legumes and Other Field Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dried Herbs 2 D D
Ginger Root 2 D D
Soybean 8 1671 49005 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 176 6975 D
Alfalfa Hay 28 484 723
Small Grain Hay 5 68 D
Tame Hay 137 5781 7488
Wild Hay 29 642 994
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 1 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 1 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 1 D  
Snap Bean 9 4  
Collards 3 5  
Cucumbers and Pickles 12 5  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 5  
Kale 3 11  
Leaf Lettuce 4 2  
Mustard Greens 2 D  
Okra 5 1  
Peppers 3 D  
Potatoes 3 7  
Pumpkins 4 D  
Squash 3 Z  
Sweet Corn 10 17  
Tomatoes 24 10  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 11  
Cherries, Total NA NA  
Grapes 4 51  
Peaches 1 D  
Pears 3 D  
Plums and Prunes 1 D  
Watermelons 3 4  
All Nuts 3 3  
Pecans 1 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 4 D  
Strawberries NA NA  
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 29 486622 8 3185059
Bedding/Garden Plants 22 308563 D 1782492
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 2 - D D
Indoor Foliage Plants 6 29000 - D
Potted Flowering Plants 13 149059 D 1258787
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 1 X D NA
Vegetable Seeds 3 123 D 1628
Mushrooms 3 D X 13245
Nursery Stock 30 161249 106 2283873
Sod Harvested 3 X D D
Greenhouse Vegetables 9 68500 X 590800
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 6 D X D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 7 54 96900 lbs

*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 22 1278 132331 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 4 183 7838 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 17 915 28800 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 228 7234 12341 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 68 986 2217 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 6 100 224 tons, dry
Tame Hay 151 4590 7529 tons, dry
Wild Hay 51 1438 2260 tons dry
Grass Silage 8 120 334 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 6 56 751 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 5 6  
Collards 3 D  
Kale 6 9  
Sweet Peppers 4 4  
Pumpkins 8 34  
Sweet Corn 6 42  
Tomatoes 10 9  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 19 38 2638 trees
Cherries, Total 4 D D
Grapes 8 16 D
Peaches 10 14 D
Pears 3 5 D
Plums and Prunes 4 D 50 trees
Pecans 5 2 41 trees
Blackberries 3 1 D
Strawberries 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 68 1002380 955 7643
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 9 X 54 X
Florculture Crops 27 761560 6 4006
Bedding/Garden Plants 25 686918 D 3637
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 7 58102 D 255
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 8 X 12 45
Nursery Crops 17 D 151 1325
Sod Harvested 10 X 772 1616
Greenhouse Vegetables 5 222320 X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 D 14 D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 80 339 525380 lbs

*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: April 04, 2012

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