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Nicholas

Total population (2010 census): 26233
Total population (1990 census): 26775
County seat: Summersville

Extension office

CropSELECT

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

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 4 14 1150 bu
Oats 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 323 11388 19524
Alfalfa Hay 18 311 386
Small Grain Hay 13 287 437
Tame Hay 232 9277 15915
Wild Hay 71 1513 2786
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 12 291 532
Sorghum for Syrup 2 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 3 128 1883
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 12 5  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 Z  
Hot Peppers 5 1  
Sweet Peppers 3 Z  
Potatoes 13 16  
Squash 3 Z  
Sweet Corn 8 11  
Tomatoes 10 6  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 10 19  
Tame Blueberries 6 3  
Raspberries 4 D  
Pears 4 D  
Peaches 4 D  
Plums and Prunes 4 5  
Grapes 2 D  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Syrup 4 380 70 gal
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)
Bedding/Garden Plants 1 - D D
Mushrooms 1 D X D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 2 X D NA

*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 15 84 6221 bu
Oats 4 12 350 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 253 8344 13446 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 20 403 1122 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 12 149 246 tons, dry
Tame Hay 201 6960 10809 tons, dry
Wild Hay 41 764 1138 tons dry
Grass Silage 4 68 394 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 9 170 2186 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 15 13 1319 cwt
Sweet Corn 7 14  
Tomatoes 5 1  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 11 36 1756 trees
Grapes 4 D 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 7 D 31 129
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 4 X 8 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 10, 2012

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