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Houghton

Total population (2010 census): 36628
Total population (1990 census): 35446
County seat: Houghton

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 3 210 14000
Barley 4 399 16499
Rye 4 10 84
Oats 11 250 9015
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 65 5724 6615
Alfalfa Hay 27 1543 2631
Small Grain Hay 3 D D
Tame Hay 40 3562 D
Wild Hay 10 D 629
Grass Silage 6 448 3018
Corn for Silage 2 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 6 1  
Beets 7 1  
Head Cabbage 1 D  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 2  
Carrots 10 2  
Cucumbers and Pickles 6 1  
Garlic 5 2  
Green Peas - -  
Lettuce 5 3  
Hot Peppers 5 1  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Potatoes 11 7  
Pumpkins 10 34  
Squash - -  
Sweet Corn 10 9  
Tomatoes 7 1  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Grapes 5 D  
Apples 14 26  
Sweet Cherries 3 1  
Tart Cherries 5 2  
Tame Blueberries 8 18  
Pears 3 D  
Currants 2 D  
Raspberries 8 3  
Strawberries 18 44  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 4 D 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)
Cut Christmas Trees 6 X 55 NA
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Floriculture Crops 7 25888 - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 6 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 4 43 (D)
Barley 4 146 6500 bu
Oats 21 383 14874 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 7 31 3610 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 84 7630 11036 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 42 2762 5434 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 3 5 8 tons, dry
Tame Hay 50 2966 3882 tons, dry
Wild Hay 11 182 135 tons dry
Grass Silage 10 1715 4730 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 5 125 1134 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 5 1  
Head Cabbage 3 (D)  
Carrots 4 1  
Green Peas 3 (Z)  
Pumpkins 6 16  
Squash 3 (D)  
Sweet Corn 8 7  
Tomatoes 4 1  
Other Vegetables 9 8  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 (D) 293 trees
Tame Blueberries 4 4 1436 lbs
Raspberries 6 2 2972 lbs
Strawberries 13 44 154250 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped (Number of Taps) 3 6 420
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 11 29422 74 209
Florculture Crops 5 21840 (D) 123
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 (D) (D) (D)
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 (D) (D) 3

*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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