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Schenectady

Total population (2010 census): 154727
Total population (1990 census): 149285
County seat: Schenectady

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 6 384 42939 bu
Oats 4 41 2979 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 93 5781 D
Alfalfa Hay 32 1683 4295 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 4 41 D
Tame Hay 68 3056 4413 tons, dry
Wild Hay 16 1001 1078 tons, dry
Corn for Silage 13 582 D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 5 D  
Cantaloups - -  
Cucumbers and Pickles 7 7  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 10  
Eggplant 4 1  
Sweet Peppers 7 8  
Pumpkins 15 36  
Squash 11 21  
Sweet Corn 10 299  
Tomatoes 11 24  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 22  
Tame Blueberries 3 D  
Raspberries 6 14  
Strawberries 7 13  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 2 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)
Floriculture Crops 16 149280 14 828539
Bedding and Garden Plants 14 D D 665273
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D 8 D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 7 X 55 NA
Nursery Crops 5 - 6 D
Greenhouse Crops - - X -

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
D=Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
X=Not applicable.
Z=Less than half of the unit shown.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 6 141 10691 bu
Oats 3 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 101 6543 9028 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 23 1471 2672 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 5 177 175 tons, dry
Tame Hay 59 3291 4342 tons, dry
Wild Hay 19 868 913 tons dry
Grass Silage 11 736 2784 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 11 421 3258 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Cantaloups 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 D  
Garlic 3 Z  
Sweet Peppers 4 11  
Pumpkins 11 40  
Squash 5 8  
Sweet Corn 8 145  
Tomatoes 7 17  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 8 53 9510 trees
Cherries, Total 3 D D
Tame Blueberries 4 3 7200 lbs
Strawberries 3 10 D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 6 84 1969
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 27 654381 299 3310
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 5 X 4 X
Floriculture Crops 20 D 16 924
Bedding and Garden Plants 16 130500 D 783
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 4 D 9 D
Potted Flowering Plants 4 12000 D 66
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 4 X D 2
Nursery Crops 6 D 63 215
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 8 D 221 D

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
D=Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
X=Not applicable.
Z=Less than half of the unit shown.