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Nicholas County

Total population (2010 census): 7135
Total population (1996 census): 6725
County seat: Carlisle

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 38 978 60630
Wheat for Grain, Total 9 181 9240
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 3 173 4610 bu
Forages and Field and Grass Seed Crops Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Red Clover Seed 2 D D
Total Hay* 436 29786 42797
Alfalfa Hay 206 8008 12325
Small Grain Hay 24 575 828
Tame Hay 314 19456 28273
Wild Hay 54 1747 1371
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 9 164 307
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 3 21 71
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 20 700 6766
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 4 D  
Sweet Corn 3 Z  
Tomatoes 4 D  
Other Vegetables 3 4  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Grapes 5 11  
Apples 4 5  
Floriculture Crops Farms Sq ft Under Protection Dollars
All Floriculture Crops 4 10380 16270
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 10380 16270
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 142 1705 3379895 lbs

*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 44 655 38430 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 12 199 7712 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 4 63 2164 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 334 17606 35966 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 120 2879 8255 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 27 714 D
Tame Hay 240 11679 22537 tons, dry
Wild Hay 62 2287 3853 tons dry
Grass Silage 4 47 D
Corn for Silage 17 381 4715 tons, grn
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 3 D D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 394 3634 6582911 lbs

*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: April 05, 2012

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