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Athens County

Total population (2010 census): 64,757
Total population (1996 census): 61,162
County seat: Athens City

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 31 1555 203992 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 5 364 22600 bu
Oats 4 53 1760 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 10 1264 55525 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 349 14534 29977
Alfalfa Hay 44 2264 6876
Small Grain Hay 8 423 786
Tame Hay 257 9375 18315
Wild Hay 66 2472 4000
Corn for Silage 22 1254 17248
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 2 D  
Snap Bean 3 1  
Beets 2 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 4 1  
Garlic 3 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 1 D  
Green Peas 1 D  
Sweet Peppers 4 1  
Potatoes 7 5  
Pumpkins 6 69  
Spinach NA NA  
Squash 1 D  
Sweet Corn 7 3  
Tomatoes 7 1  
Turnip Greens NA NA  
Other Vegetables 7 5  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 7  
Cherries, Total 1 D  
Grapes 6 1  
Peaches 2 D  
Pears 4 1  
Plums and Prunes 2 D  
Tame Blueberries 3 1  
Raspberries 3 D  
Strawberries 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)
Greenhouse Crops 7 15600 X 118350
Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 4 D D D
Florculture Crops 14 27104 8 148565
Bedding/Garden Plants 13 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 7 X 117 NA
Nursery Crops 8 - 132 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 2700 X 21600
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 3 18 35519 lbs
Maple Trees Tapped 6 NA 554 taps, 100 gal

*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 79 2182 195140 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 13 518 195140 bu
Oats 3 47 D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 13 1508 47015 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 362 15234 30025 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 119 2683 6027 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 17 295 482 tons, dry
Tame Hay 236 9027 17760 tons, dry
Wild Hay 77 2665 4402 tons dry
Grass Silage 20 564 4056 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 20 560 8596 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 D  
Snap Bean 8 6  
Beets 3 Z  
Cucumbers & Pickles 3 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 3 D  
Green Peas 3 1  
Sweet Peppers 5 3  
Potatoes 7 4 511 bu
Spinach 3 1  
Squash 3 D  
Sweet Corn 7 23  
Tomatoes 8 6  
Turnip Greens 8 6  
Other Vegetables 3 Z  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 13 20 1096 trees
Cherries, Total 3 1 9 trees
Cherries, Not Specified 3 1 trees
Grapes 6 1 849 vines
Peaches 6 2 52 trees
Pears 6 1 41 trees
Other Fruits and Nuts 3 1 20 trees
Blackberries 5 3 9233 lbs
Raspberries 3 D 816 lbs
Strawberries 3 4 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 31 45920 199 764
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 7 X 19 X
Florculture Crops 12 22120 D 195
Bedding/Garden Plants 11 15770 11 136
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 10 X 79 337
Nursery Crops 7 D 29 73
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 7 D 74 6
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 3 18 35519 lbs
Maple Trees Tapped 4 56 2020

*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 16, 2012

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