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Erie

Total population (2010 census): 280566
Total population (1990 census): 275572
County seat: Erie

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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 228 18489 2203464 bu
Wheat 22 1243 63125 bu
Barley 1 D D
Buckwheat - - -
Oats 101 2436 138120 bu
Rye 5 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 82 8049 288862 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 655 23125 46713 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 97 2201 5935 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 45 1335 2486 tons, dry
Tame Hay 469 17265 36078 tons, dry
Wild Hay 120 2324 2214 tons, dry
All Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 120 6404 40065 tons, green
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 99 3738 52272 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans - -  
Snap Beans 13 D  
Beets 3 D  
Broccoli 6 4  
Brussels Sprouts 3 1  
Head Cabbage 19 70  
Cantaloups 6 4  
Cauliflower 7 6  
Cucumbers and Pickles 16 17  
Eggplant 3 D  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Green Peas 1 D  
Hot Peppers 14 9  
Sweet Peppers 28 29  
Potatoes 25 1408  
Pumpkins 52 116  
Squash 19 17  
Sweet Corn 48 419  
Tomatoes 37 58  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 67 433  
Sweet Cherries 16 39  
Tart Cherries 9 13  
Grapes 229 12427  
Peaches 28 102  
Pears 23 37  
Plums and Prunes 13 13  
All Nuts 18 32  
Tame Blueberries 14 57  
Raspberries 13 14  
Strawberries 17 62  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 32 18338 2834
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 10421 X 82868
Floriculture Crops 24 330588 19 D
Bedding and Garden Plants 23 308816 D 1426096
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 1 D - D
Foliage Plants - - - -
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D 65450
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 35 X 483 NA
Nursery Stock 20 D 1401 8881907
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 D X 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 267 16598 1662222 bu
Wheat 24 2044 98505 bu
Barley 13 315 11320 bu
Buckwheat 3 D 442 bu
Oats 174 4079 232935 bu
Rye 5 54 D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 67 6771 232783 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 579 35067 76377 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 192 6246 18550 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 38 1197 1998 tons, dry
Tame Hay 443 20188 42516 tons, dry
Wild Hay 43 916 1691 tons dry
Grass Silage 147 6520 34858 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 218 7975 104829 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 3 D  
Snap Beans 8 D  
Beets 5 13  
Broccoli 5 8  
Brussels Sprouts 3 D  
Head Cabbage 17 324  
Cantaloups 14 11  
Cauliflower 8 7  
Cucumbers and Pickles 13 17  
Eggplant 3 2  
Dry Onions 5 3  
Green Peas 4 3  
Hot Peppers 7 8  
Sweet Peppers 20 64  
Potatoes 27 2781 672819 cwt
Pumpkins 23 98  
Squash 21 58  
Sweet Corn 64 617  
Tomatoes 28 84  
Other Vegetables 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 65 760 112576 trees
Cherries, Total 17 123 14325 trees
Sweet Cherries 10 33 D
Tart Cherries 15 90 D
Grapes 270 12564 7753767 vines
Peaches 19 89 10622 trees
Pears 7 12 D
Plums and Prunes 4 5 D
Tame Blueberries 8 26 45899 lbs
Raspberries 7 8 16480 lbs
Strawberries 19 103 529051 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 10 230 14890 taps
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 85 552375 1342 11386
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 14 X 137 X
Floriculture Crops 32 379400 D 1795
Bedding and Garden Plants 26 301816 18 1606
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Foliage Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 10 D 2 176
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 37 X 125 339
Nursery Crops 22 D 869 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 19 D 320 43

*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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