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Alamosa

Total population (2010 census): 15445
Total population (1990 census): 13617
County seat: Alamosa

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Wheat 20 3496 266094
Durum Wheat 6 770 71882
Spring Wheat 13 1310 132212
Winter Wheat 5 1416 62000
Barley 40 7994 1010612
Oats 10 924 90660
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 175 41167 123289
Alfalfa Hay 144 25522 92808
Small Grain Hay 45 6013 17142
Tame Hay 23 6357 9111
Wild Hay 16 3275 4228
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 7 463 4486
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Canola 2 D D
Dry Edible Peas 1 D D
Mushrooms 1 X  
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sweet Corn 2 D  
Potatoes 43 D  
Garlic 2 D  
Carrots      

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Wheat 34 8448 712346 bu
Spring Wheat 32 7277 641826 bu
Winter Wheat 8 1171 70520 bu
Barley 51 12052 1401455 bu
Oats 16 1148 99053 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 185 39494 97660 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 159 23973 72266 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 47 4842 12049 tons, dry
Tame Hay 14 (D) (D)
Wild Hay 26 8761 10645 tons dry
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 64 22558 7026719 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Carrots 4 (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: July 13, 2012

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