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Cerro Gordo County

Total population (2010 census): 44151
Total population (1990 census): 46733
County seat: Mason City

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 501 215502 36673527 bu
Oats 16 279 21638 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 393 86095 4173743 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 130 2382 D
Alfalfa Hay 114 2010 6510
Small Grain Hay 10 D 226
Tame Hay 17 203 326
Wild Hay 3 D D
Grass Silage 2 D D
Corn for Silage 23 561 9981
Fruits and Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Carrots 2 D  
Sweet Corn 2 D  
Apples 2 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)
Floriculture Crops 5 D - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 D - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 1 X D NA
Nursery Stock 2 - D D
Sod Harvested 1 X D 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 563 137695 19318381 bu
Oats 76 1301 95053 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 579 120639 5196050 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 190 3529 8161 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 152 2212 5454 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 31 583 1134 tons, dry
Tame Hay 35 508 1122 tons, dry
Wild Hay 10 79 66 tons dry
Grass Silage 8 147 1152 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 44 1115 19403 tons, grn
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 15 333500 323 3569
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 3 X 14 X
Florculture Crops 7 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 7 270500 D D
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D 130
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 4 X 21 23
Nursery Crops 3 D D 566
Sod Harvested 3 X 169 137

*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: June 14, 2012

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