Index | Search | Home

Cherokee

South Carolina CropMAP

Cherokee

Total population (2010 census): 55342
Total population (1990 census): 44506
County seat: Gaffney

Extension office

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)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn - - -
Wheat 2 D D
Oats - - -
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 4 461 5236 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 176 9514 D
Alfalfa Hay 3 D D
Small Grain Hay 26 D 785
Tame Hay 140 7448 6727
Wild Hay 25 1122 1067
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 4 D  
Broccoli 2 D  
Cantaloupes 10 25  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 Z  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Squash 3 Z  
Sweet Corn 9 28  
Tomatoes 10 16  
Watermelons 13 39  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 4 D  
Sweet Cherries 3 1  
Tart Cherries 3 1  
Figs 1 D  
Grapes 3 D  
Strawberries 8 D  
Nectarines 3 D  
Plums and Prunes 3 1  
Peaches 4 D  
Pears 4 D  
Pecans 2 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 Stock 2 D D D
Floriculture Crops 2 D 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 5 49 D
Wheat 4 375 17630 bu
Oats 9 201 9800 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 7 552 8012 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 4 114 X
Fescue Seed 4 114 29800 lbs
Total Hay* 225 8920 14024 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 9 D 928 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 33 692 1374 tons, dry
Tame Hay 195 7315 11074 tons, dry
Wild Hay 15 512 D
Grass Silage 3 D D
Corn for Silage 3 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sweet Corn 3 5  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 8 77 D
Figs 3 Z 10 trees
Grapes 5 2 636 vines
Nectarines 3 D D
Peaches 8 991 119202 trees
Pears 3 1 11 trees
Pecans 7 22 372 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 7 47900 63 233
Floriculture Crops 3 D 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.


Last Updated: April 30, 2012

Copyright , Purdue University, all rights reserved. Purdue University is an equal access/equal opportunity university.
If you have trouble accessing this page because of a disability, please contact the NewCROP Center | email: awhipkey@purdue.edu | phone: 765-494-6968.