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Oakland

Total population (2010 census): 1,202,362
Total population (1990 census): 1,083,592
County seat: Pontiac

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 28 2144 209260
Wheat for Grain, Total 14 1142 57691
Winter Wheat 14 1142 57691
Oats 2 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dried Herbs 2 D D
Soybean 10 2577 80402 bu
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Syrup 4 320 D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 173 6828 15554
Alfalfa Hay 109 3946 9335
Small Grain Hay 6 455 D
Tame Hay 58 1794 D
Wild Hay 29 633 1064
All Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 9 291 1515
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 3 69 D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 6 D  
Snap Bean 9 3  
Broccoli 1 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 1 D  
Green Peas - -  
Hot Peppers 3 1  
Sweet Peppers 11 6  
Potatoes 6 1  
Pumpkins 23 113  
Squash 5 7  
Sweet Corn 13 122  
Tomatoes 22 17  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 18 275  
Sweet Cherries 4 D  
Tart Cherries 3 9  
Grapes 5 4  
Peaches 6 19  
Pears 6 4  
Plums and Prunes 1 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 D  
Currants 2 D  
Strawberries 8 11  
Raspberries 9 11  
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 3 1160 X 3100
Vegetable and Flower Seed        
Floriculture Crops 31 854656 24 7410128
Bedding/Garden Plants 30 733156 D 6972421
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens - - - -
Foliage Plants 3 9000 - 40300
Potted Flowering Plants 10 112500 D 397407
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 1 D - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 22 X 269 NA
Nursery Stock 30 D 235 D
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 1 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 54 7073 654155 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 32 2500 112663 bu
Winter Wheat 31 (D) (D)
Oats 7 126 7890 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 25 4432 138161 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 164 8293 17371 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 129 5292 13169 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 5 124 (D)
Tame Hay 46 1697 2541 tons, dry
Wild Hay 19 587 (D)
Grass Silage 11 593 2632 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 8 264 2330 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 (D)  
Snap Bean 6 5  
Broccoli 3 (D)  
Head Cabbage 3 (Z)  
Cantaloupes 4 8  
Cucumbers & Pickles 3 2  
Green Peas 4 3  
Sweet Peppers 6 2  
Pumpkins 15 160  
Squash 6 8  
Sweet Corn 15 276  
Tomatoes 12 14  
Watermelons 3 (D)  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 31 461 77039 trees
Cherries, Total 5 2 127 trees
Sweet Cherries 4 1 45 trees
Tart Cherries 4 1 82 trees
Grapes 7 24 8361 vines
Peaches 9 10 921 trees
Pears 6 2 166 trees
Plums and Prunes 3 (D) (D)
Raspberries 4 19 (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)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 128 1889206 1126 24270
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 45 (X) 365 (X)
Florculture Crops 50 1774976 37 14618
Bedding/Garden Plants 38 1328020 14 11977
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 7 (D) 13 63
Foliage Plants 7 (D) 1 151
Potted Flowering Plants 18 410356 9 2427
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 3 (D) (D) (D)
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 26 (X) 84 275
Nursery Crops 54 (D) 419 8360
Sod Harvested 5 (X) (D) 428
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 30 (D) 417 227

*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 30, 2012

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