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Sussex

Total population (2010 census): 12087
Total population (1990 census): 10248
County seat: Sussex

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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
Maize=Corn 32 6094 369006 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 5 267 13754 bu
Wheat 23 4545 284495 bu
Triticale 1 D D
Rye 2 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 58 18799 352686 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 40 2029 D
Alfalfa Hay 6 264 311 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 5 138 336 tons, dry
Wild Hay 4 102 D
Tame Hay 36 1525 1516 tons, dry
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 8 12  
Brussel Sprouts 1 D  
Cantaloupes 6 43  
Cucumbers and Pickles 9 9  
Eggplants 2 D  
Potatoes 5 20  
Squash 3 Z  
Sweet Corn 10 26  
Tomatoes 11 23  
Watermelons 9 122  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 4 1  
Sweet Cherries 2 D  
Figs 2 D  
Grapes 2 D  
Nectarines 2 D  
Peaches 2 D  
Pears 2 D  
Hazelnuts 2 D  
Pecans 2 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Upland Cotton 14 3571 5872 bales
Peanuts for Nuts 17 2320 5499625 Ibs
Tobacco 3 116 298843 lbs

*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 47 4896 409770 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 5 267 13754 bu
Wheat 46 5850 319701 bu
Rye 4 138 4310 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 73 16255 333437 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 14 951 1005 tons, dry
Tame Hay 14 922 962 tons, dry
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Peanuts 69 8605 21869120 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 35 6065 7760 bales
Tobacco 12 247 597410 lbs

*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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