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Galveston

Total population (2010 census): 291309
Total population (1990 census): 217399
County seat: Galveston

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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
Sorghum for Grain 4 1328 45514 bu
Rice 2 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 174 6077 13390
Alfalfa Hay 6 D D
Tame Hay 125 4176 10808
Wild Hay 56 1833 2419
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 2 D  
Broccoli 2 D  
Cantaloupes 2 D  
Carrots 4 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 6 3  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 2 D  
All Lettuce 2 D  
Green Southern Peas 3 8  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Hot Peppers 2 D  
Sweet Corn 5 3  
Tomatoes 7 6  
Watermelons 5 3  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Oranges 2 D  
Pecans 12 59  
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 7 9397 6 71453
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 D 1 4800
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 2 D D D
Vegetable Seeds 2 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D 42341
Nursery Stock 15 1600 129 D

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Rice 5 1150 51563 cwt
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 142 7503 11507 tons, dry
Tame Hay 77 2343 3960 tons, dry
Wild Hay 73 5115 7517 tons dry
Grass Silage 4 45 93 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Beets 4 8  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 3 11  
Mustard Greens 3 30  
Turnip Greens 3 12  
Other Vegetables 4 17  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Figs 3 D D
Grapes 4 2 640 vines
Peaches 3 1 37 trees
Pecans 22 159 2303 in shell
Blackberries 3 3 2500 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 3 11 X
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 22 38410 175 1174
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 11 X 141 X
Floriculture Crops 8 25060 D 154
Foliage Plants 4 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D 40
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 5 X 15 4
Nursery Crops 12 D 146 1009

*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: October 02, 2012

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