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Roanoke

Total population (2010 census): 92376
Total population (1990 census): 79294
County seat: Salem

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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)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn - - -
Wheat - - -
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 165 5190 D
Alfalfa Hay 9 154 590
Small Grain Hay 6 80 D
Tame Hay 121 4299 7799
Wild Hay 36 657 1284
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 2 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 5 101 449
Fescue Seed 1 D D
Other Crops 3 13 X
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 19 18  
Head Cabbage 10 17  
Cantaloupes 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 12 3  
Eggplant 2 D  
Mustard Greens 1 D  
Sweet Peppers 5 3  
Hot Peppers 6 3  
Potatoes 16 98  
Pumpkins 9 20  
Squash 6 3  
Sweet Corn 12 75  
Tomatoes 23 18  
Turnip Greens 3 Z  
Watermelons 1 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Pecans 2 D  
Apples 16 115  
Grapes 7 D  
Peaches 9 31  
Pears 2 D  
Raspberries 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)
Greenhouse Crops 1 D X D
Vegetable and Flower Seed 1 D D D
Floriculture Crops 4 182000 D 625350
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 182000 D D
Potted Flowering Plants 1 - D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 7 X 37 NA
Nursery Stock 4 D 11 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 6 64 5800 bu
Wheat 3 54 3031 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 172 5083 8205 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 24 413 997 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 8 152 203 tons, dry
Tame Hay 132 4043 6400 tons, dry
Wild Hay 29 384 534 tons dry
Grass Silage 4 91 212 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 12 240 2154 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 6 7  
Head Cabbage 5 D  
Cantaloups 7 18  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 4  
Sweet Peppers 3 D  
Potatoes 8 44 8565 cwt
Pumpkins 4 11  
Sweet Corn 6 30  
Tomatoes 9 14  
Watermelons 4 3  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 17 109 8286 trees
Grapes 5 D D
Peaches 11 37 3189 trees
Plums and Prunes 3 1 85
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 35 173742 129 1569
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 8 X 14 X
Floriculture Crops 18 D 5 1257
Bedding/Garden Plants 16 122645 3 986
Potted Flowering Plants 8 39808 D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 14 X 25 34
Nursery Crops 6 D 9 260
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 13 D 90 18

*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 18, 2012

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