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Yancey

Total population (2010 census): 17818
Total population (1990 census): 15419
County seat: Burnsville

Extension office

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)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Rye 2 D D
Maize=Corn 6 7 45 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 136 4029 5727
Alfalfa Hay 22 177 466
Small Grain Hay 7 49 204
Tame Hay 105 3232 3902
Wild Hay 17 571 1155
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 9 61 225
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 6 82 1305
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 16 5  
Beets 3 Z  
Carrots 5 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 8 1  
All Lettuce 8 2  
Sweet Peppers 5 3  
Potatoes 23 14  
Pumpkins 4 2  
Tomatoes 15 8  
Squash 6 64  
Sweet Potatoes 4 1  
Sweet Corn 16 8  
Other Vegetables 4 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 8 21  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 4  
Tame Blueberries 3 Z  
Cherries, Total 3 D  
Grapes 5 1  
Peaches 3 Z  
Pears 4 Z  
Raspberries      
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Sorghum for Syrup 1 D D
Tobacco 28 134 175743 lbs
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)
Greenhouse Crops 5 13960 X 101380
Vegetable and Flower Seed - - - -
Floriculture Crops 5 D 6 116000
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 D 6 116000
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 32 X 167 NA
Nursery Stock 56 67001 173 1851364
Mushrooms 3 63 X 4020

*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 8 25 2354 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 170 2298 3480 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 28 193 627 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 6 42 53 tons, dry
Tame Hay 131 1835 2511 tons, dry
Wild Hay 20 216 263 tons dry
Grass Silage 3 12 80 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 20 184 1936 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sweet Peppers 3 5  
Potatoes 15 26 1966 cwt
Sweet Corn 5 8  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 10 19 1203 trees
Cherries, Total 3 2 D
Grapes 3 1 385 trees
Peaches 5 2 44 trees
Raspberries 4 D 1087 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 363 1169 1750331 lbs
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 99 105420 451 1300
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 7 X 14 X
Floriculture Crops 10 61020 D 235
Bedding/Garden Plants 9 D 6 222
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 55 X 157 469
Nursery Crops 28 D 65 357
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 34856 X 175
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 30 D 221 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: April 25, 2012

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