Index | Search | Home

Wharton

Texas CropMAP

Wharton

Total population (2010 census): 41280
Total population (1990 census): 39955
County seat: Wharton

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)

Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 180 62290 7982010
Rye 1 D D
Sorghum 165 53424 3374814
Wheat for Grain, Total 8 2033 95741
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 530 32623 115819
Alfalfa Hay 13 359 1515
Small Grain Hay 24 1729 11368
Tame Hay 403 27721 95698
Wild Hay 106 2814 7238
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 20 946 3699
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 1 D D
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 2 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Cantaloupes 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 2 D  
Potates 3 2  
Sweet Corn 7 D  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Grapes 4 7  
All Pecans 53 2534  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Upland Cotton 158 56126 77665 bales
Rice 94 35990 2406480 cwt
Soybeans 36 8010 264257 bu
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 2 D - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 2 D - D
Sod Harvested 22 X 11478 D
Nursery Stock 4 D D D

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 115 27019 2336000 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 264 88316 5649493 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 6 1776 35362 bu
Rice 185 63885 3814302 cwt
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 95 23673 556132 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 476 19209 44627 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 8 270 600 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 4 115 450 tons, dry
Tame Hay 393 16460 40622 tons, dry
Wild Hay 80 2177 2772 tons dry
Grass Silage 8 187 549 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 3 D D
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 4 209 1175 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Cucumbers and Pickles 4 2  
Mustard Greens 4 10  
Sweet Corn 3 10  
Watermelons 3 39  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Peaches 10 23 2318 trees
Pecans 62 1771 23710 in shell
Blackberries 3 Z 350 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 204 53341 57783 bales
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 38 86705 9304 26466
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 22 X 8186 X
Floriculture Crops 8 D D D
Bedding and Garden Plants 7 76305 D D
Nursery Crops 4 D D D
Sod Harvested 22 X 8822 15147

*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: August 17, 2012

Copyright , Purdue University, all rights reserved. Purdue University is an equal access/equal opportunity university.
If you have trouble accessing this page because of a disability, please contact the NewCROP Center | email: awhipkey@purdue.edu | phone: 765-494-6968.