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Santa Cruz

Total population (2010 census): 262382
Total population (1990 census): 229734
County seat: Santa Cruz

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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)

Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 6 120 D
Small Grain Hay 5 D D
Tame Hay 2 D D
Wild Hay 2 D D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 1 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Artichokes 4 D  
Snap Beans 15 97  
Beets 11 7  
Broccoli 11 638  
Brussel Sprouts 6 1222  
Chinese Cabbage 3 1  
Head Cabbage 8 D  
Cantaloupes 8 D  
Carrots 8 5  
Cauliflower 8 435  
Celery 4 271  
Collards 2 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 6 D  
Eggplant 3 D  
Daikon 2 D  
Garlic 5 1  
Fresh Cut Herbs 6 D  
Escarole and Endive 2 D  
Kale 10 16  
All Lettuce 21 10277  
Mustard Greens 2 D  
Dry Onions 3 1  
Green Onions 3 D  
Chinese Peas - -  
Green Peas 1 D  
Parsley 1 D  
Sweet Peppers 3 53  
Hot Peppers 8 4  
Potatoes 6 3  
Pumpkins 7 D  
Radishes 2 D  
Spinach 2 D  
Squash 19 212  
Sweet Corn 1 D  
Tomatoes 25 87  
Watercress 1 D  
Other Vegetables 19 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 131 2398  
Apricots 2 D  
Avocados 11 24  
Sweet Cherries 1 D  
Grapes 125 870  
Kiwifruit 2 D  
Olives 12 55  
Peaches 6 7  
Pears 19 118  
Persimmons 23 69  
Plums 11 9  
Prunes 4 77  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 5 5  
Citrus Fruit 16 15  
Grapefruit 1 D  
Lemons 13 12  
Limes 1 D  
Oranges 3 1  
All Nuts 7 3  
Almonds 2 D  
Chestnuts 2 D  
English Walnuts 3 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 34 532  
Tame Blueberries 4 D  
Boysenberries 1 D  
Raspberries 50 1195  
Strawberries 73 3921  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 1 D D
Other 1 D 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)
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 4 D 3 D
Floriculture Crops 70 4428258 375 31106076
Bedding and Garden Plants 23 204956 65 D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 31 D 291 13042536
Foliage Plants 1 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 24 1339872 19 10429637
Mushrooms 2 D X D
Nursery Stock 40 1084824 408 37966901
Greenhouse Crops 6 785600 X D
Vegetable Transplants 4 1600800 - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 24 X 206 NA

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Canola 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 11 300 543 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 5 198 401 tons, dry
Tame Hay 6 72 76 tons, dry
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Artichokes 4 D  
Green Lima Beans 3 D  
Snap Bean 13 257  
Beets 8 40  
Broccoli 12 324  
Brussels Sprouts 8 1085  
Head Cabbage 9 36  
Cantaloupes 3 2  
Carrots 8 15  
Cauliflower 15 1002  
Celery 3 380  
Chinese Peas 5 D  
Collards 5 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 10 5  
Garlic 6 7  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 12 43  
Kale 5 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 20 8224  
Dry Onions 6 7  
Green Onions 4 D  
Parsley 4 D  
Green Peas 10 23  
Sweet Peppers 8 D  
Potatoes 14 67 12026 cwt
Pumpkins 7 11  
Radishes 3 Z  
Spinach 7 D  
Squash 26 175  
Sweet Corn 13 9  
Tomatoes 20 368  
Mixed Vegetables 5 8  
Watercress 1 D  
Other Vegetables 8 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 183 3659 469528 trees
Apricots 12 16 1095 trees
Avocados 32 156 15543 trees
Figs 4 Z 29 trees
Grapes 61 400 247282 vines
Kiwifruit 6 2 237 trees
Nectarines 3 Z 14 trees
Passion Fruit 2 D D
Peaches 9 19 1017 trees
Pears 26 86 7447 trees
Persimmons 20 45 3622 trees
Plums and Prunes 22 42 3939 trees
Pomegranates 3 Z 7 trees
Other Non-Citrus Fruits 4 D D
Lemons 10 9 477 trees
Limes 3 D 12 trees
Oranges 5 4 D
English Walnuts 8 3 61 in shell
Blackberries 20 266 2730175 lbs
Raspberries 52 847 4803958 lbs
Strawberries 74 4430 184301531 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 13 D 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 198 15571705 1708 76437
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 123 X 1293 X
Floriculture Crops 119 14250835 807 48993
Bedding and Garden Plants 24 1259550 74 5308
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 84 12263565 721 41532
Foliage Plants 4 227020 D 1292
Potted Flowering Plants 15 500700 D 862
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 23 X 273 555
Mushrooms 5 820930 X 13510
Nursery Crops 55 451240 323 12466
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 4 D D D
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 D X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 16 D 124 148

*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 13, 2012

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