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Socorro

Total population (2010 census): 17866
Total population (1996 census): 14764
County seat: Socorro

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Corn - - -
Oats 2 D D
Sorghum 1 D D
Wheat 6 294 13006
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 230 10481 47321
Alfalfa Hay 189 8699 42833
Small Grain Hay 40 746 1930
Other Tame Hay 51 1030 2555
Wild Hay 3 6 3
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 12 789 10346
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 13 411 8110
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop - - -
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans - -  
Snap Beans 6 1  
Cantaloupes 10 36  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 1  
Garlic 2 D  
Eggplant 3 Z  
All Lettuce 3 Z  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Sweet Peppers 3 1  
Hot Peppers 10 D  
Green Southern Peas 3 1  
Potatoes 5 1  
Squash 7 1  
Sweet Corn 5 1  
Tomatoes 6 5  
Watermelons 8 12  
Sweet Potatoes 2 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 12 13  
Apricots 2 D  
Grapes 8 13  
Peaches 4 D  
Plums and Prunes 2 D  
Pecans 7 4  
Raspberries 1 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)
Floriculture Crops 2 D - D
Foliage Plants 1 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 1 D - D
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Nursery Stock 2 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees 2 X D NA

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 8 351 53558 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 3 37 1128 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 159 9539 39518 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 139 7772 35209 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 28 798 1565 tons, dry
Tame Hay 30 705 1674 tons, dry
Grass Silage 8 D D
Corn for Silage 5 287 5117 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Hot Peppers 13 277  
Sweet Corn 3 D  
Tomatoes 3 2  
Other Vegetables 4 1  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 11 8 212 trees
Apricots 3 1 31 trees
Cherries, Total 6 1 81 trees
Tart Cherries 6 D D
Grapes 8 18 6677 vines
Peaches 6 1 31 trees
Plums and Prunes 3 Z 13 trees
Pecans 4 2 70 in shell
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 3 D D D
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 3 X D X

*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: July 18, 2012

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