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Spencer County

Total population (2010 census): 17061
Total population (1996 census): 6801
County seat: Taylorsville

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 31 2060 194361
Wheat for Grain, Total 9 706 21250
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 18 2264 56288 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Fescue Seed 2 D D
Total Hay* 379 19524 29740
Alfalfa Hay 115 2720 4195
Small Grain Hay 12 239 523
Tame Hay 316 15912 23979
Wild Hay 23 653 1043
Grass Silage 10 290 432
Corn for Silage 1 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 9 9  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 3  
Eggplant 4 1  
Squash 3 2  
Sweet Corn 11 20  
Tomatoes 11 11  
Turnip Greens 3 3  
Pumpkins 6 8  
Potatoes 3 7  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
All Nuts 5 32  
Pecans 4 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 4 4  
Raspberries 3 D  
Strawberries 3 2  
Sweet Cherries 4 2  
Peaches 4 4  
Pears 5 1  
Watermelons 5 3  
Cantaloupes 3 3  
Apples 6 4  
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)
Sod Harvested 4 X 258 D
Bedding/Garden Plants 7 20360 D 189650
Floriculture Crops 7 20360 D 189650
Nursery Stock 4 D D D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 70 597 1278847 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 55 4219 307822 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 14 587 22881 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 41 5559 148830 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 355 17274 35512 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 116 2959 7419 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 13 364 539 tons, dry
Tame Hay 264 11461 23283 tons, dry
Wild Hay 58 2022 3198 tons dry
Grass Silage 8 468 3220 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 30 1258 12846 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 3 D 2600 bu
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 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 9 14101 363 770
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 4 X 130 X
Nursery Crops 5 D 359 733
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D D 16
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 376 2695 5430262 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 06, 2012

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