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Total population (2010 census): 201,140
Total population (1990 census): 127,780
County seat: Bellingham

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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)
Field Crops Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley 2 D D
Wheat for Grain, Total 8 430 24263
Winter Wheat 8 430 24263
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 405 14795 38568
Alfalfa Hay 16 791 2208
Small Grain Hay 9 284 251
Tame Hay 243 9525 29066
Wild Hay 154 4195 7043
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 213 22015 307993
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 144 16478 387648
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Field and Grass Seed Crops 5 206 X
Orchardgrass Seed 5 206 D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Artichokes 3 Z  
Asparagus 2 D  
Snap Beans 36 578  
Beets 9 1  
Broccoli 11 6  
Brussel Sprouts 1 D  
Head Cabbage 6 1  
Cantaloupes 3 Z  
Carrots 26 10  
Cauliflower 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 18 6  
Eggplant 4 Z  
Garlic 15 7  
Fresh Cut Herbs 6 47  
Kale 1 D  
All Lettuce 7 4  
Dry Onions 22 4  
Chinese Peas 4 1  
Green Peas 15 3  
Sweet Peppers 3 2  
Hot Peppers 2 D  
Potatoes 40 1884  
Pumpkins 29 82  
Rhubarb 1 D  
Spinach 8 1  
Squash 12 5  
Sweet Corn 35 68  
Tomatoes 11 2  
Watermelons 4 Z  
Other Vegetables 13 25  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 42 168  
Apricots 3 D  
Sweet Cherries 14 3  
Tart Cherries 5 5  
Figs 3 D  
Grapes 14 6  
Kiwifruit 5 2  
Peaches 11 3  
Pears 20 7  
Plums and Prunes 13 5  
Other Noncitrus Fruits 20 15  
All Nuts 26 144  
Almonds 2 D  
Chestnuts 1 D  
Hazelnuts 22 138  
English Walnuts 10 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 16 30  
Tame Blueberries 93 2662  
Boysenberries 4 D  
Cranberries 5 D  
Currants 10 38  
Loganberries 2 D  
Raspberries 132 8261  
Strawberries 31 307  
Other Berries 7 8  
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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 2 - D D
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 3 D D D
Floriculture Crops 35 970445 22 7248260
Bedding/Garden Crops 25 D 11 5911398
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 13 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D 1203212
Greenhouse Crops 10 28758 X 236501
Nursery Stock 31 38430 482 4776975
Mushrooms 1 D X D
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Vegetable Seeds 2 - D D
Flower Seeds 2 - D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 28 X 426 NA

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 3 D 4334 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 8 626 50914 bu
Winter Wheat 8 626 50914 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 658 40910 146740 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 23 708 3343 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 18 499 1182 tons, dry
Tame Hay 312 10906 26704 tons, dry
Wild Hay 139 4447 6942 tons dry
Grass Silage 300 24350 325701 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 211 15118 355933 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 4 1  
Beets 4 2  
Broccoli 4 1  
Head Cabbage 3 Z  
Carrots 5 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 D  
Garlic 6 1  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 4 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 7 2  
Green Peas 6 D  
Potatoes 12 1585 475550 cwt
Pumpkins 3 D  
Spinach 3 1  
Sweet Corn 14 236  
Tomatoes 5 5  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 44 174 51413 trees
Cherries, Total 11 4 258 trees
Sweet Cherries 10 1 D
Tart Cherries 7 3 D
Grapes 12 10 3480 vines
Kiwifruit 3 2 195 trees
Pears 18 15 1648 trees
Plums and Prunes 8 D D
Filberts and Hazelnuts 9 206 21053 in shell
English Walnuts 4 1 D
Blackberries 5 D D
Tame Blueberries 27 482 2671318 lbs
Raspberries 107 5255 36500750 lbs
Strawberries 14 297 2306552 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 6 26 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 78 685006 696 10218
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 32 X 320 X
Floriculture Crops 32 482349 21 6340
Bedding/Garden Plants 27 394949 14 5433
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D 837
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes,and Tubers 6 D 4 11
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 21 X 157 327
Nursery Crops 21 180778 396 3090
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 13 D 118 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.


Last Updated: August 07, 2012

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