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Fairfax

Total population (2010 census): 1,081,726
Total population (1990 census): 818,358
County seat: Fairfax

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CropSELECT

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

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops Farms Acres Yield
Sorghum for Grain 1 D D
Soybean 8 404 14456 bu
Maize=Corn 7 326 36460 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons, dry)
Total Hay* 25 530 801
Alfalfa Hay - - -
Tame Hay 15 389 683
Wild Hay 10 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 2 D  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Pumpkins 2 D  
Spinach 1 D  
Squash 2 D  
Tomatoes 5 1  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
English Walnuts 2 D  
Apples 1 D  
Cherries, Total NA NA  
Grapes 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)
Floriculture Crops 14 62740 21 1135720
Bedding/Garden Plants 6 D 3 D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 - 18 D
Nursery Stock 7 D 19 125200

*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 3 11 660 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 21 1515 2956 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 3 D D
Tame Hay 19 1307 2706 tons, dry
Grass Silage 3 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 4 D  
Sweet Peppers 6 4  
Pumpkins 3 D  
Spinach 3 D  
Sweet Corn 4 49  
Tomatoes 6 8  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 8 9 617 trees
Cherries, Total 5 4 318 trees
Grapes 4 1 D
Peaches 7 24 D
Pears 3 D D
Plums and Prunes 7 3 198
Pecans 5 3 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 29 218524 66 3242
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 4 X 17 X
Floriculture Crops 19 195712 6 1505
Bedding/Garden Plants 14 151800 D 1175
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 4 D D 6
Nursery Crops 8 14400 27 D
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 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 16, 2012

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