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1101. Corporate Farms--Characteristics, by Type

[119.4 represents 119,400,000]

 
FAMILY HELD CORPORATIONS OTHER CORPORATIONS
           ITEM Unit All
corporations 1-10 11 or more 1-10 11 or more
Total stockholders stockholders Total stockholders stockholders
 
1987
 
Farms Number 66,969 60,771 59,599 1,172 6,198 5,379 819
  Percent distribution Percent 100.0 90.7 89.0 1.8 9.3 8.0 1.2
Land in farms Mil. acres 119.4 106.0 98.2 7.7 13.4 8.7 4.7
  Average per farm Acres 1,783 1,743 1,648 6,596 2,167 1,620 5,757
Value of--
  Land and buildings 1 Bil. dol 68.6 58.6 55.5 3.1 10.0 6.6 3.4
    Average per farm $1,000 1,055 1,008 973 2,714 1,453 1,098 3,752
  Farm products sold Bil. dol 34.9 26.6 24.5 2.0 8.3 5.9 2.4
    Average per farm $1,000 521 437 411 1,749 1,341 1,096 2,953
 
1992
 
Farms Number 72,567 64,528 62,755 1,773 8,039 6,914 1,125
  Percent distribution Percent 100.0 88.9 86.5 2.4 11.1 9.5 1.6
Land in farms Mil. acres 122.8 110.8 100.9 9.9 11.9 8.0 4.0
  Average per farm Acres 1,692 1,718 1,608 5,597 1,484 1,152 3,524
Value of--
  Land and buildings 1 Bil. dol 85.1 72.5 66.5 6.0 12.5 8.1 4.4
    Average per farm $1,000 1,172 1,131 1,068 3,385 1,484 1,105 3,950
  Farm products sold Bil. dol 44.2 34.4 29.7 4.7 9.8 6.5 3.3
    Average per farm $1,000 609 533 474 2,626 1,218 941 2,915
 
1997
 
Farms Number 84,002 76,103 74,308 1,795 7,899 6,870 1,029
  Percent distribution Percent 100.0 90.6 88.5 2.1 9.4 8.2 1.2
Land in farms Mil. acres 131.5 119.6 109.6 10.0 11.9 8.8 3.1
  Average per farm Acres 1,565 1,571 1,474 5,571 1,507 1,284 2,994
Value of--
  Land and buildings 1 Bil. dol 113.7 99.3 91.6 7.7 14.4 9.3 5.1
    Average per farm $1,000 1,380 1,338 1,264 4,429 1,769 1,288 5,450
  Farm products sold Bil. dol 56.9 45.9 40.8 5.1 11.0 7.3 3.8
    Average per farm $1,000 677 603 548 2,862 1,395 1,057 3,649



1 Based on a sample of farms.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service. Census of Agriculture, vol. 1, quinquennial.

http://www.usda.gov/nass/



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These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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