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Grand Traverse

Total population (2010 census): 86986
Total population (1990 census): 64273
County seat: Traverse City

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 48 6789 301380
Wheat for Grain, Total 26 1496 52974
Rye 5 127 2400
Oats 40 1266 51097
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 12 584 6567
Dry Edible Beans, Excluding Dry Limas      
Potatoes      
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 171 10805 16679
Alfalfa Hay 147 9160 15924
Small Grain Hay 8 100 52
Tame Hay 32 1385 3494
Wild Hay 5 160 209
Grass Silage, Haylage, and Greenchop 18 848 2696
Corn for Silage and Greenchop 16 1024 8133
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus - -  
Snap Bean 15 776  
Cantaloupes 4 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 6 1  
Garlic 3 2  
Lettuce 3 D  
Dry Onions 3 Z  
Hot Peppers 4 2  
Sweet Peppers 8 2  
Potatoes 9 4  
Pumpkins 19 38  
Squash 5 5  
Sweet Corn 12 106  
Tomatoes 18 5  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 57 881  
Sweet Cherries 91 2003  
Tart Cherries 109 4108  
Grapes 53 388  
Nectarines 4 D  
Peaches 22 35  
Pears 7 123  
Plums and Prunes 7 89  
Chestnuts 10 30  
Tame Blueberries 7 14  
Raspberries 5 3  
Strawberries 4 D  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 11 11952 1743
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 5 43220 X D
Floriculture Crops 13 101912 12 512908
Bedding/Garden Plants 7 D 2 462327
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 D 11 50581
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 25 X 203 NA
Nursery Stock 9 - 89 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 2 D X 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 81 7039 561091 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 43 1876 69771 bu
Winter Wheat 42 (D) (D)
Oats 39 933 45609 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 9 338 6852 bu
Dry Edible Beans, Excluding Dry Limas 3 (D) (D)
Potatoes 3 (D) (D)
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 161 9832 19222 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 148 8568 17409 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 6 71 101 tons, dry
Tame Hay 13 481 837 tons, dry
Wild Hay 5 84 104 tons dry
Grass Silage 11 628 2316 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 40 1710 17026 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 79  
Snap Bean 14 1183  
Pumpkins 9 33  
Sweet Corn 18 91  
Tomatoes 6 4  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 65 1231 140473 trees
Cherries, Total 132 7111 694190 trees
Sweet Cherries 111 2270 210326 trees
Tart Cherries 116 4840 483864 trees
Grapes 22 204 157908 vines
Peaches 17 26 1955 trees
Plums and Prunes 14 64 7397 trees
Tame Blueberries 3 (D) (D)
Raspberries 12 15 19015 lbs
Strawberries 5 9 12170 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped (Number of Taps) 6 136 9514
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 50 98500 770 1268
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 12 (X) 27 (X)
Florculture Crops 13 (D) 11 525
Bedding/Garden Plants 9 78000 4 431
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 (D) (D) (D)
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 23 (X) 317 585
Nursery Crops 9 - 32 105
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 18 - 412 (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: March 28, 2012

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