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Imperial

Total population (2010 census): 174,528
Total population (1990 census): 109,303
County seat: El Centro

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
Barley 1 D D
Maize=Corn 1 D D
Oats 10 1026 127527
Sorghum 2 D D
Wheat for Grain, Total 114 41085 4366550
Durum Wheat 110 39809 4219954
Spring Wheat 1 D D
Winter Wheat 4 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 259 232616 1557825
Alfalfa Hay 199 127406 976999
Small Grain Hay 21 7685 D
Tame Hay 166 97173 561888
Wild Hay 7 352 D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 12 8097 61736
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 7 2022 44260
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 1 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Field and Grass Seed Crops 104 54293 X
Alfala Seed 64 25848 11411921 Ibs
Bermuda Grass Seed 72 D D
Fescue Seed 1 D D
Sudangrass Seed 1 D D
Canola 4 16 24200 Ibs
Dry Edible Beans - - -
All Cotton 10 5076 18007 bales
Upland Cotton 9 D D
Pima Cotton 1 D D
Safflower 1 D D
Sugarbeets for Sugar 63 25532 970282 tons
Other 8 494 X
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Artichokes 2 D  
Asparagus 2 D  
Snap Beans 2 D  
Beets 17 7896  
Brussel Sprouts 2 D  
Chinese Cabbage 3 161  
Head Cabbage 6 1799  
Cantaloupes 26 6049  
Carrots 35 12729  
Cauliflower 12 2801  
Celery 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 6  
Escarole amd Endive 1 D  
Honeydew Melons 7 600  
Kale - -  
All Lettuce 40 28751  
Mustard Greens 1 D  
Okra 6 184  
Dry Onions 33 9969  
Green Onions 1 D  
Parsley 1 D  
Chinese Peas - -  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Hot Peppers 2 D  
Potatoes 6 921  
Pumpkins 1 D  
Radishes 2 D  
Spinach 5 1820  
Squash 4 9  
Sweet Corn 16 4595  
Tomatoes 5 47  
Turnips 1 D  
Watermelons 8 1139  
Other Vegetables 8 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Avocados 1 D  
Dates 36 1805  
Figs 1 D  
Grapes 1 D  
Mangoes 1 D  
Pears 1 D  
Persimmons 1 D  
Pomegranates 1 D  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 1 D  
All Citrus Fruits 22 6376  
Grapefruit 12 936  
Lemons 19 4246  
All Oranges 10 222  
Tangelos 6 459  
Tangerines 4 514  
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 4 D 160 D
Bedding and Garden Plants 1 D - D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 - 160 D
Nursery Stock 14 D 108 D
Vegetable Seeds 2 - D D

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 12 2660 378676 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 211 78548 7764888 bu
Durum Wheat for Grain 208 77894 D
Canola 4 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 9 1814 21289 cwt
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 96 D X
Alfalfa Seed 58 14649 8251500 lbs
Bermuda Grass Seed 52 16963 7676452 lbs
Sudangrass Seed 4 258 471545 lbs
Total Hay* 324 232734 1421250 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 279 151148 1014646 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 14 D D
Tame Hay 161 71719 382354 tons, dry
Wild Hay 3 D D
Grass Silage 22 5919 31518 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 6 1063 24580 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Artichokes 4 311  
Asparagus 15 4890  
Sugar Beets for Sugar 82 35471 1099451 tons
Broccoli 31 6950  
Head Cabbage 10 647  
Cantaloupes 38 11709  
Carrots 39 14185  
Cauliflower 15 3015  
Celery 3 D  
Honeydew Melons 11 627  
Lettuce and Romaine 43 25365  
Dry Onions 46 7742  
Green Onions 4 308  
Sweet Peppers 5 495  
Potatoes 7 1465 327965 cwt
Squash 5 68  
Sweet Corn 14 4737  
Tomatoes 11 1057  
Watermelons 19 2174  
Other Vegetables 9 562  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Dates 30 1135 44332 trees
Grapefruit 14 983 79979 trees
Lemons 21 3378 358926 trees
Oranges 19 1286 113726 trees
Tangelos 7 D 14396 trees
Other Tangerines 7 400 D
Pecans 4 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 28 6058 18964 bales
Other 5 118 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 20 D 2034 7934
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 16 X 2014 X
Nursery Crops 6 D 29 461
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 11 D 780 1405

*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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