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Elbert

Total population (2010 census): 23,086
Total population (1990 census): 9,646
County seat: Colorado Springs

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Barley 1 D D
Corn for Grain 18 4838 224247 bu
Wheat 63 33803 158565 bu
Winter Wheat 63 33803 158565 bu
Sunflower Seed 6 2338 3093850 Ibs
Proso Millet 16 11929 249463 bu
Triticale 4 170 1741 bu
Oats 5 132 2200 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 374 55321 94324
Alfalfa Hay 227 28279 49391
Small Grain Hay 35 7498 21734
Tame Hay 91 11832 13960
Wild Hay 91 7712 9239
Sorghum for Silage 3 578 D
Corn for Silage 5 526 2903
Grass Silage 15 1743 3205
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 2 D  
Pumpkins - -  
Sweet Corn 2 D  
Tomatoes 2 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total - - -
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 2 D - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 2 D - D
Vegetable Seeds 3 - 3 4980
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 1 X D NA
Nursery Stock 12 - 124 D

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 4 185 8350 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 4 341 10885 bu
Wheat 101 38802 880849 bu
Spring Wheat 4 580 8794 bu
Winter Wheat 97 38222 872055 bu
Oats 6 676 19108 bu
Proso Millet 6 1945 21800 bu
Sunflower Seed 7 1522 1444900 lbs
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 296 35175 48324 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 209 19847 27344 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 39 5095 6579 tons, dry
Tame Hay 81 6629 11399 tons, dry
Wild Hay 40 2011 2126 tons dry
Grass Silage 7 1593 2630 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 3 431 2158 tons, grn
Sorghum Cut for Dry Forage or Hay 9 1165 1481 tons, dry
Sorghum for Silage 3 (D) 1483 tons, grn
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Plums and Prunes 3 5 283 trees
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 8 12200 59 149
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 3 (X) 35 (X)
Florculture Crops 3 (D) (D) 45

*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 18, 2012

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