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Iredell

Total population (2010 census): 159,437
Total population (1990 census): 92,935
County seat: Statesville

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CropSELECT

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 56 6558 677879
Wheat 37 7327 244680
Rye 8 409 4189
Barley 8 313 11475
Oats 4 17 606
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 49 12785 181188 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Fescue Seed - - -
Total Hay* 661 26079 40699
Alfalfa Hay 23 730 1494
Small Grain Hay 64 3019 6053
Tame Hay 601 21491 32275
Wild Hay 32 839 877
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 31 2109 10490
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 8 346 2449
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 49 9894 113513
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 5 1  
Snap Beans 27 9  
Chinese Cabbage 2 D  
Head Cabbage 3 1  
Cantaloupes 15 6  
Cucumbers and Pickles 17 3  
All Lettuce 4 D  
Okra 9 2  
Green Onions 3 1  
Green Southern Peas 5 3  
Sweet Potatoes 6 2  
Potatoes 29 19  
Pumpkins 2 D  
Squash 4 D  
Sweet Corn 33 37  
Tomatoes 31 11  
Watermelons 20 16  
Other Vegetables 6 4  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 5 11  
Cherries 4 D  
Figs 4 2  
Grapes 17 36  
Nectarines 2 D  
Peaches 6 2  
Pears 3 3  
Persimmons 4 12  
Pomegranates 4 2  
All Nuts 7 50  
Chestnuts 4 D  
Pecans 3 D  
Strawberries 4 15  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 3  
Tame Blueberries 5 6  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 7 117 191663 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)
Floriculture Crops 15 39778 25 547080
Bedding/Garden Plants 8 D D 395152
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 - 16 124000
Sod Harvested 2 X D D
Nursery Stock 18 12080 575 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 99 5727 488767 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 D D
Wheat 86 5345 307606 bu
Barley 25 1861 145157 bu
Oats 22 447 33505 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 113 9185 285144 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 3 D X
Fescue Seed 3 D D
Total Hay* 786 30090 68213 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 43 1358 4361 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 85 1542 3617 tons, dry
Tame Hay 710 25125 56242 tons, dry
Wild Hay 39 844 1621 tons dry
Grass Silage 38 1221 7122 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 79 10871 150590 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 5 1  
Cantaloups 4 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 Z  
Okra 4 D  
Sweet Peppers 3 D  
Potatoes 3 8 686 cwt
Pumpkins 8 44  
Sweet Corn 7 4  
Tomatoes 10 5  
Watermelons 4 3  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 13 18 1025 trees
Grapes 9 5 2552 trees
Peaches 12 14 1404 trees
Pears 7 2 30 trees
Pecans 5 1 19 in shell
Other Fruits and Nuts 3 D D
Tame Blueberries 3 6 3930 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 43 576 1231660 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 25 184320 229 1120
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 10 X 59 X
Nursery Crops 18 D 197 574
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 4 D 32 159

*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 20, 2012

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