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Albemarle

Total population (2010 census): 98970
Total population (1990 census): 68172
County seat: Charlottesville

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Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 8 32670 3902761
Wheat 2 D D
Oats 1 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 2 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 435 29327 51215
Alfalfa Hay 19 881 2436
Small Grain Hay 16 1109 2883
Tame Hay 343 23115 36518
Wild Hay 92 4222 9378
Grass Silage 6 172 549
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 5 371 4721
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 2  
Snap Beans 6 1  
Head Cabbage 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 6 1  
Daikon 3 1  
Garlic 6 2  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 7 5  
Lettuce and Romaine      
Potatoes 6 3  
Okra 3 Z  
Dry Onions 4 1  
Pumpkins      
Rhubarb 4 1  
Squash 2 D  
Sweet Potatoes 6 4  
Sweet Corn 9 17  
Other Vegetables 8 5  
Tomatoes 16 9  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
All Nuts 4 2  
Pecans 2 D  
Apples 17 D  
Apricots 3 Z  
Cherries, Tart 3 Z  
Figs 3 D  
Grapes 30 297  
Peaches 5 D  
Pears 7 7  
Blackberries and Dewberries 4 D  
Tame Blueberries 6 5  
Wild Blueberries 2 D  
Raspberries 4 4  
Strawberries 2 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total      
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 4 4144 X D
Vegetable and Flower Seed 1 - D D
Floriculture Crops 17 62506 3 721157
Bedding/Garden Plants 15 28668 1 64112
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 5 D 2 D
Potted Flowering Plants 4 32738 - 611268
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 8 X 13 NA
Maple Syrup 2 D D D
Nursery Stock 6 - 10 77300
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 2 D X 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 18 1799 148421 bu
Wheat 6 343 26223 bu
Oats 5 148 D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 3 140 4785 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 448 34316 60445 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 37 1443 4403 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 22 961 1766 tons, dry
Tame Hay 353 27680 49741 tons, dry
Wild Hay 91 3857 3783 tons dry
Grass Silage 13 375 2258 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 13 731 9038 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 5 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 D  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 3 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 3 Z  
Pumpkins 5 19  
Tomatoes 8 3  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 27 1102 196276 trees
Cherries, Total 3 1 28 trees
Grapes 21 187 105979 trees
Peaches 16 252 D
Pears 3 1 47 trees
Pecans 6 D D
Tame Blueberries 3 4 7100 lbs
Raspberries 4 5 10074 lbs
Strawberries 4 30 256500 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 3 1 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 38 87531 215 1243
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 15 X 50 X
Floriculture Crops 19 75915 9 544
Bedding/Garden Plants 9 45215 D 356
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 6 D
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D 162
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 10 X 57 136
Nursery Crops 11 D 91 541
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 4 D 59 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 13, 2012

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