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Nueces

Total population (2010 census): 340223
Total population (1990 census): 291145
County seat: Corpus Christi

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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)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 31 10128 831402 bu
Sorghum for Grain 186 191749 13836352 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 12 5478 190812 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 130 4557 12636
Alfalfa Hay - - -
Small Grain Hay 2 D D
Tame Hay 92 3952 11352
Wild Hay 40 D D
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 7 66 196
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 158 119845 230030 bales
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 4 D - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 D - D
Nursery Stock 3 - 7 D

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 61 17241 1511420 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 232 193661 12533466 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 7 1715 38792 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 125 10121 16256 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 6 374 D
Tame Hay 114 8740 14610 tons, dry
Wild Hay 12 788 1080 tons dry
Grass Silage 3 D 505 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 3 420 4800 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Watermelons 3 6  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Peaches 5 2 136 trees
Pecans 4 22 412 in shell
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 170 10597 95314 bales
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 5 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: October 02, 2012

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