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Franklin

Total population (2010 census): 56159
Total population (1990 census): 39549
County seat: Rocky Mount

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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 60 2987 291554
Oats 4 59 3414
Rye 3 D 1850
Wheat 32 1494 66762
Barley 14 401 29019
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 18 740 14120 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 685 34124 56640
Alfalfa Hay 63 1601 2880
Small Grain Hay 86 2601 4479
Tame Hay 577 27957 46671
Wild Hay 61 1965 2610
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 51 2612 18800
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 101 12419 155846
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 15 5  
Cantaloupes 6 2  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 2  
Green Peas 3 1  
Potatoes 9 7  
Pumpkins 3 D  
Sweet Peppers 3 Z  
Sweet Corn 14 15  
Squash 5 4  
Watermelons 6 2  
Tomatoes 18 7  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Almonds 2 D  
Apples 11 108  
Blackberries and dewberries 6 D  
Grapes 5 D  
Peaches 8 18  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 4 4  
Strawberries 7 10  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 25 785 1662357 lbs
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 10 109700 1 D
Bedding/Garden Plants 8 88000 1 520962
Potted Flowering Plants 3 21700 - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 4 X 132 NA
Nursery Stock 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 60 1914 153838 bu
Wheat 46 1208 61653 bu
Barley 5 114 7690 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 9 401 10934 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 631 28943 58327 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 96 2180 4681 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 93 2248 5185 tons, dry
Tame Hay 536 20162 40306 tons, dry
Wild Hay 45 1458 1830 tons dry
Grass Silage 47 2895 18980 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 124 11841 148526 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 6 7  
Cucumbers and Pickles 4 1  
Potatoes 7 11 1083 cwt
Sweet Corn 6 9  
Tomatoes 7 4  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 29 168 14562 trees
Peaches 18 43 3705 trees
Strawberries 3 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 95 1391 3172407 lbs
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 26 151876 89 801
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 4 X 3 X
Floriculture Crops 15 D 6 654
Bedding/Garden Plants 13 118376 4 613
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D 1 41
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 8 X 28 51
Nursery Crops 6 D D 84
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D 34 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 17, 2012

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