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Harris

Total population (2010 census): 4092459
Total population (1990 census): 2818199
County seat: Houston

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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)
Corn 4 3186 412530
Sorghum - - -
Wheat 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 584 22680 60994
Alfalfa Hay 14 222 665
Small Grain Hay 13 392 747
Tame Hay 427 17177 51444
Wild Hay 154 4889 8138
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 22 291 924
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 2 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 5 3  
Cantaloupes 3 4  
Celery 1 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 12 17  
Collards 5 29  
Eggplant 4 4  
All Lettuce 3 D  
Mustard Greens 8 107  
Green Onions 1 D  
Parsley 1 D  
Chinese Peas 1 D  
Green Southern Peas 5 6  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Hot Peppers 3 1  
Potatoes 8 4  
Squash 7 15  
Sweet Corn 10 30  
Tomatoes 14 10  
Turnips 2 D  
Watermelons 5 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 3 D  
Peaches 3 D  
Pears 5 D  
Persimmons 1 D  
Plums and Prunes 1 D  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 5 11  
Grapefruits 2 D  
Tangerines 1 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 4 D  
Tame Blueberries 2 D  
All Nuts 38 192  
Pecans 36 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Field and Grass Seed Crops 3 29 X
Bahia Grass Seed 2 D D
Bermuda Grass Seed 1 D D
Cotton - - -
Rice 3 960 62265 cwt
Soybeans 2 D D
Peanuts 1 D 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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 5 - 2 12080
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 2 D - D
Floriculture Crops 44 922952 179 12165000
Bedding/Garden Plants 21 597064 D 6630016
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Foliage Plants 10 D 2 D
Potted Flowering Plants 22 299680 D D
Nursery Stock 53 123936 468 11640203
Cut Christmas Trees 3 X 48 NA
Sod Harvested 11 X 2990 7116197

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 23 4388 383642 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 6 3116 145281 bu
Rice 16 7218 356432 cwt
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 9 2722 50746 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 561 20886 45353 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 12 405 750 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 11 827 1109 tons, dry
Tame Hay 395 13745 32185 tons, dry
Wild Hay 163 5447 10993 tons dry
Grass Silage 12 462 945 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 4 22 90 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 3 D  
Collards 13 83  
Cucumbers and Pickles 11 34  
Eggplant 8 10  
Mustard Greens 16 247  
Hot Peppers 4 5  
Sweet Peppers 4 2  
Squash 13 56  
Sweet Corn 8 119  
Tomatoes 6 10  
Turnips 5 11  
Turnip Greens 7 26  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 4 2 D
Figs 3 D D
Grapes 3 D D
Peaches 5 1 315 trees
Pears 7 7 288 trees
Persimmons 3 1 31 trees
Plums and Prunes 5 6 570 trees
Peanuts 10 843 1401110 lbs
Pecans 32 319 7828 in shell
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 5 D X
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 135 1522868 3638 22502
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 57 X 1477 X
Floriculture Crops 62 1332113 41 9172
Bedding and Garden Plants 33 609193 19 5357
Foliage Plants 24 365201 7 2039
Potted Flowering Plants 32 357719 15 1776
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 5 X 56 254
Nursery Crops 43 80900 621 7797
Sod Harvested 17 X 2864 3989
Greenhouse Vegetables 4 4100 X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 16 15655 54 127

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
D=Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
X=Not applicable.