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Elk

Total population (2010 census): 31946
Total population (1990 census): 34878
County seat: Ridgway

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 46 653 77372 bu
Wheat 4 46 2017 bu
Barley 1 D D
Oats 41 289 12084 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 205 7320 12524 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 81 2033 3909 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 13 192 310 tons, dry
Tame Hay 139 4857 8059 tons, dry
Wild Hay 17 238 246 tons, dry
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 26 680 7592 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 14 2  
Head Cabbage 5 2  
Peppers 22 4  
Potatoes 21 14  
Pumpkins 21 20  
Tomatoes 16 4  
Sweet Corn 33 83  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Cherries 6 1+  
Apples 21 26  
Grapes 9 2  
Peaches 7 1  
Pears 9 5  
Nuts 5 3  
Tame Blueberries 14 11  
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 5 28900 D 249182
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 28900 D 249182
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 4 D X D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 4 X 58 NA
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Syrup 6 186 59

*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 39 411 28131 bu
Wheat 4 30 890 bu
Barley 5 50 2100 bu
Oats 45 436 20964 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 125 5286 10081 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 60 1548 3874 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 13 201 171 tons, dry
Tame Hay 81 2526 4557 tons, dry
Wild Hay 14 328 357 tons dry
Grass Silage 18 683 3365 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 23 475 5929 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 3 3 515 cwt
Pumpkins 3 8  
Sweet Corn 11 80  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 16 1192 trees
Grapes 3 D D
Tame Blueberries 3 D 2502 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 10 D 87 111
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 6 X 14 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D D 3

*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 14, 2012

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