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El Dorado

Total population (2010 census): 181058
Total population (1990 census): 125995
County seat: Placerville

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
Wheat for Grain, Total 2 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 14 697 1206
Small Grain Hay 7 D 130
Tame Hay 5 495 D
Wild Hay 2 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 2 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dried Herbs 5 5 1500 Ibs
Other 4 4 X
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 1 D  
Snap Beans 7 1  
Cantaloupes 9 2  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 1  
Eggplant 3 Z  
Garlic 4 1  
Fresh Cut Herbs 7 1  
Kale 2 D  
All Lettuce 12 2  
Green Onions 1 D  
Chinese Peas 3 Z  
Sweet Peppers 13 4  
Hot Peppers 16 6  
Potatoes 5 1  
Pumpkins 21 36  
Squash 29 9  
Sweet Corn 6 1  
Tomatoes 49 20  
Watermelons 6 1  
Other Vegetables 3 1  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 174 751  
Apricots 25 7  
Avocados 1 D  
Tart Cherries 2 D  
Sweet Cherries 56 107  
Figs 8 1  
Grapes 292 2246  
Kiwifruit 2 D  
Nectarines 31 29  
Olives 21 103  
Peaches 74 142  
Pears 52 160  
Persimmons 9 3  
Pluots 9 3  
Plums and Prunes 34 39  
Pomegranates 9 4  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 16 20  
All Citrus Fruits 10 13  
Grapefruit 2 D  
Lemons 5 D  
Limes 1 D  
All Oranges 8 10  
All Nuts 74 321  
Almonds 20 5  
Chestnuts 9 56  
Hazelnuts 1 D  
Pecans 4 7  
Pistachios 6 D  
English Walnuts 56 246  
Blackberries and Dewberries 26 18  
Tame Blueberries 25 23  
Boysenberries 6 3  
Currants 1 D  
Raspberries 11 9  
Strawberries 10 13  
Other Berries 5 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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 3 - Z D
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 3 D D D
Floriculture Crops 31 31840 30 442656
Bedding and Garden Plants 7 22800 13 160409
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 13 D 8 122572
Foliage Plants - - - -
Potted Flowering Plants 15 D 8 159675
Flower Seeds - - - -
Greenhouse Crops 1 D X D
Nursery Stock 25 D 61 1207260
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 91 X 758 NA

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 12 452 498 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 3 D D
Wild Hay 4 37 39 tons dry
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 4 1  
Cucumbers & Pickles 7 1  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 6 3  
Lettuce and Romaine 8 2  
Dry Onions 4 Z  
Sweet Peppers 9 1  
Potatoes 4 1 280 cwt
Pumpkins 8 32  
Squash 13 12  
Sweet Corn 3 4  
Tomatoes 25 25  
Mixed Vegetables 3 3  
Other Vegetables 4 4  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 168 819 118792 trees
Apricots 12 2 63 trees
Avocados 3 1 11 trees
Cherries, Total 48 118 14442 trees
Sweet Cherries 47 D D
Figs 6 1 24 trees
Grapes 114 1167 588043 vines
Nectarines 30 46 11396 trees
Peaches 78 163 30122 trees
Pears 62 353 61612 trees
Persimmons 6 9 D
Plums and Prunes 47 50 6574 trees
Pomegranates 4 D D
Almonds 9 23 1494
Pecans 6 2 52 in shell
English Walnuts 53 311 6946 in shell
Other Nuts 8 19 785 in shell
Blackberries 10 5 13324 lbs
Boysenberries 6 6 5614 lbs
Raspberries 6 6 12177 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 6 3 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 123 104290 659 3312
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 75 X 284 X
Floriculture Crops 24 92730 15 803
Bedding and Garden Plants 11 71296 5 437
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 6 53
Foliage Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 8 5634 D D
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 5 D D 48
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 75 X 500 1422
Nursery Crops 14 7010 23 948
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 D X 2
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 23 D 109 63

*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 08, 2012

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