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Cape May

Total population (2010 census): 97265
Total population (1990 census): 95089
County seat: Cape May Court House

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
Maize=Corn 14 105 5990 bu
Rye 2 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans - - -
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 51 806 937 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 12 95 181 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 4 D 70 tons, dry
Tame Hay 27 D 655 tons, dry
Wild Hay 8 D 31 tons, dry
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 D  
Green Lima Beans 7 2  
Snap Beans 19 27  
Broccoli - -  
Head Cabbage - -  
Cantaloupes 10 15  
Cucumbers and Pickles 15 5  
Eggplant 9 5  
Lettuce 4 3  
Green Peas 1 D  
Hot Peppers 7 2  
Sweet Peppers 21 11  
Potatoes 6 5  
Sweetpotatoes 3 3  
Pumpkins 23 63  
Squash 15 9  
Sweet Corn 13 117  
Tomatoes 33 46  
Watermelons 8 8  
Other Vegetables 8 14  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 3 D  
Grapes 10 100  
Tame Blueberries 4 10  
Strawberries 11 14  
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 32 343984 52 D
Bedding and Garden Plants 23 236184 25 664968
Potted Flowering Plants 6 107800 4 711000
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested        
Nursery Crops 24 - 277 1415350
Greenhouse Vegetables - - X -
Sod Harvested 3 X 1685 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 18 477 D
Rye 3 22 640 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 3 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 43 1336 1720 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 12 163 D
Small Grain Hay 3 38 60 tons, dry
Tame Hay 33 1083 1258 tons, dry
Wild Hay 4 52 D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 7  
Green Lima Beans 4 D  
Snap Beans 10 153  
Broccoli 3 5  
Head Cabbage 3 11  
Cantaloupes 12 24  
Cucumbers and Pickles 9 15  
Eggplant 6 10  
Green Peas 3 4  
Hot Peppers 5 7  
Sweet Peppers 13 23  
Potatoes 6 11 3002 cwt
Sweetpotatoes 3 11 1700 bu
Pumpkins 11 104  
Squash 11 19  
Sweet Corn 13 195  
Tomatoes 20 34  
Watermelons 3 8  
Other Vegetables 4 6  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Grapes 1 D D
Strawberries 4 8 3125 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 59 183838 1094 4594
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 15 X 486 X
Floriculture Crops 26 D 34 1558
Bedding and Garden Plants 21 118717 20 980
Potted Flowering Plants 8 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 14 X 46 105
Nursery Crops 18 D 346 1159
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 D X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 8 D 38 15

*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: March 09, 2012

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