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Columbia

Total population (2010 census): 67295
Total population (1990 census): 63202
County seat: Bloomsburg

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 223 22750 2543591 bu
Wheat 130 5019 275330 bu
Barley 14 124 8378 bu
Oats 95 1168 55528 bu
Rye 14 215 6421 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 128 9474 336431 bu
Dry Edible Beans 9 547 6706 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Timothy Seed 4 40 2748 Ibs
Total Hay* 328 12510 25369 tons dry
Alfalfa Hay 135 4415 12186 tons dry
Small Grain Hay 33 630 648 tons dry
Tame Hay 223 7013 11915 tons dry
Wild Hay 30 452 620 tons dry
Sorghum for Silage 5 41 447 tons
Sorghum for Grain 5 199 10603 bu
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 67 2268 32936 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 1 D  
Snap Beans 24 2494  
Beets 3 1  
Head Cabbage 2 D  
Cantaloups 7 11  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 D  
Dry Onions 3 2  
Green Peas 4 2  
Hot Peppers 8 5  
Sweet Peppers 12 25  
Potatoes 15 163  
Pumpkins 13 D  
Spinach 3 2  
Squash 5 D  
Sweet Corn 23 613  
Tomatoes 20 39  
Watermelons 6 2  
Other Vegetables 2 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 16 196  
Cherries, Total 7 14+  
Sweet Cherries 6 14  
Grapes 2 D  
Peaches 11 74  
Pears 6 4  
Plums and Prunes 4 2  
Strawberries 13 41  
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 - - X -
Floriculture Crops 17 424952 D D
Bedding and Garden Plants 12 307692 D 1026581
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 4 D D D
Foliage Plants - - - -
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D 121511
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 52 X 5029 NA
Nursery Crops 14 D 652 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 327 21268 1851570 bu
Wheat 154 3560 169284 bu
Barley 33 337 23505 bu
Oats 211 2975 164803 bu
Rye 11 99 3232 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 174 9238 313006 bu
Dry Edible Beans 9 547 6706 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 377 17271 38736 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 228 6847 20347 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 18 216 214 tons, dry
Tame Hay 243 7656 13146 tons, dry
Wild Hay 12 208 346 tons dry
Grass Silage 49 2344 14052 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 73 2705 32699 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 3 Z  
Snap Beans 30 1909  
Beets 6 5  
Head Cabbage 9 27  
Cantaloups 15 23  
Cucumbers and Pickles 11 97  
Eggplant 3 D  
Green Peas 3 1  
Hot Peppers 3 4  
Sweet Peppers 19 70  
Potatoes 17 265 81878 cwt
Pumpkins 17 280  
Squash 3 D  
Sweet Corn 36 573  
Tomatoes 20 67  
Watermelons 4 1  
Other Vegetables 3 5  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 29 293 40434 trees
Cherries, Total 9 15 635 trees
Sweet Cherries 7 11 503 trees
Tart Cherries 7 4 132 trees
Grapes 3 1 D
Peaches 13 112 15005 trees
Pears 13 25 3092 trees
Plums and Prunes 4 2 84
Strawberries 11 55 194396 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 91 914047 5445 8983
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 7 X 163 X
Floriculture Crops 19 812297 D 4161
Bedding and Garden Plants 16 332043 D 1106
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Foliage Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 11 206594 D 989
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 64 X 875 3175
Nursery Crops 12 D D 1390
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 38 D 4418 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: March 13, 2012

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