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Washington

Total population (2010 census): 207820
Total population (1990 census): 204584
County seat: Washington

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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 (bu)
Maize=Corn 157 4205 430067
Wheat 24 188 7728
Barley 6 35 1820
Emmer and Spelt 11 152 8572
Oats 89 1080 58505
Sorghum for Grain 3 30 1710
Rye 10 58 1777
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 21 1319 45328 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 1 D X
Total Hay* 1300 60045 123654
Alfalfa Hay 393 16278 43680
Small Grain Hay 70 1853 4373
Tame Hay 747 31053 60249
Wild Hay 338 10861 15352
Grass Silage, Haylage, Greenchop 111 5672 25863
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 81 3371 43815
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 3 17 D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 26 16  
Broccoli 4 3  
Head Cabbage 9 6  
Cantaloups 7 3  
Cucumbers and Pickles 11 4  
Green Onions 3 1  
Hot Peppers 18 9  
Sweet Peppers 34 22  
Potatoes 19 24  
Pumpkins 36 61  
Squash 13 11  
Sweet Corn 51 327  
Watermelon 6 4  
Other Vegetables 9 21  
Tomatoes 48 143  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 39 120  
Tart Cherries 7 2  
Sweet Cherries 8 3  
Grapes 21 40  
Peaches 15 36  
Pears 11 3  
All Nuts 11 33  
Blackberries and Dewberries 11 11  
Tame Blueberries 10 9  
Raspberries 11 6  
Strawberries 2 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)
Greenhouse Crops 3 85 X 629
Floriculture Crops 23 D 17 2732730
Bedding and Garden Plants 21 170574 D 2223342
Potted Flowering Plants 8 63144 D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 34 X 332 NA
Nursery Crops 17 D 330 1091372
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 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 263 5833 472692 bu
Wheat 40 486 21116 bu
Barley 24 188 12615 bu
Emmer and Spelt 5 49 3740 bu
Oats 190 1990 104892 bu
Rye 14 74 2267 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 14 748 24973 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 3 24 X
Total Hay* 1036 59973 113909 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 555 24468 56803 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 51 887 898 tons, dry
Tame Hay 613 26210 45085 tons, dry
Wild Hay 132 4700 5568 tons dry
Grass Silage 75 3708 16671 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 108 3187 36312 tons, green
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 4 78 680 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 8 19  
Head Cabbage 9 15  
Cantaloups 6 7  
Cucumbers and Pickles 7 5  
Hot Peppers 4 1  
Sweet Peppers 17 19  
Potatoes 11 27 6160 cwt
Pumpkins 8 51  
Squash 6 3  
Sweet Corn 30 329  
Tomatoes 17 28  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 35 372 34080 trees
Cherries, Total 3 4 D
Sweet Cherries 3 D D
Grapes 3 2 D
Peaches 4 39 4386 trees
Pears 4 D 260 trees
Strawberries 7 24 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)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 72 535295 440 4014
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 5 X D X
Floriculture Crops 37 487885 D 2628
Bedding and Garden Plants 35 371305 D 2070
Potted Flowering Plants 13 D D 525
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 26 X 116 296
Nursery Crops 13 D 113 1062
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 12 D D 11

*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 16, 2012

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