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Wicomico

Total population (2010 census): 98733
Total population (1990 census): 74339
County seat: Salisbury

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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)
Field Crops (for grain) Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 112 20364 1625931
Sorghum 3 8 572
Wheat 34 2583 122506
Barley 11 393 20764
Rye 3 81 2772
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Sunflower Seed, Oil Varieties 4 17 7950 Ibs
Soybeans for Beans 113 15909 429029 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 78 2221 4935
Alfalfa Hay 16 323 1134
Small Grain Hay 12 468 1265
Tame Hay 56 1250 2175
Wild Hay 8 180 361
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 6 44 240
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 7 281 D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 1 D  
Snap Beans 13 130  
Beets 3 D  
Broccoli 3 D  
Head Cabbage 1 D  
Cantaloupes 21 84  
Collards 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 18 D  
Daikon 4 1  
Kale 4 11  
Green Peas      
Sweet Peppers 6 D  
Potatoes 6 D  
Sweetpotatoes 8 14  
Pumpkins 17 147  
Squash 12 73  
Sweet Corn 14 153  
Tomatoes 17 44  
Turnips 1 D  
Turnip Greens 4 D  
Watermelons 25 937  
Other Vegetables 2 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Chestnuts 2 D  
Apples 4 8  
Peaches 5 36  
Pears 7 38  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 15  
Tame Blueberries 3 D  
Strawberries 16 28  
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)
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Floriculture Crops 16 129632 19 969130
Bedding and Garden Plants 15 D D 769678
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 5 X 59 NA
Sod Harvested 2 X D D
Nursery Stock 8 D D D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 4 D 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 180 21995 2703167 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 37 1512 104334 bu
Wheat 125 11136 696728 bu
Barley 24 845 57417 bu
Rye 20 258 7394 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 236 34489 917758 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 78 2192 5914 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 27 682 3037 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 11 363 380 tons, dry
Tame Hay 59 1035 2313 tons, dry
Wild Hay 3 D D
Grass Silage 3 D D
Corn for Silage 7 239 4576 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 5 9  
Snap Beans 12 82  
Head Cabbage 4 D  
Cantaloupes 28 157  
Cucumbers and Pickles 11 130  
Kale 3 4  
Green Peas 3 4  
Sweet Peppers 8 11  
Potatoes 3 8 D
Sweetpotatoes 7 37 6718 bu
Pumpkins 18 83  
Squash 10 40  
Sweet Corn 22 359  
Tomatoes 14 64  
Turnips 4 6  
Watermelons 44 1130  
Other Vegetables 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 11 1730 trees
Peaches 7 60 8195 trees
Strawberries 9 27 54284 lbs
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 37 507239 780 9936
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 13 X 243 X
Floriculture Crops 18 240712 13 1178
Bedding and Garden Plants 17 178712 13 1018
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 8 X 40 136
Nursery Crops 11 D 402 7698
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 8 D D 56

*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 13, 2012

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