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1105. Farms--Number and Acreage, by State

[As of June 1 (2,440 represents 2,440,000). Based on 1974 census definition of farms and farmland; see text, Section 23]

 
FARMS FARMS ACREAGE ACREAGE ACREAGE ACREAGE ACREAGE
STATE STATE FIPS (1,000) (1,000) (mil.) (mil.) (mil.) PER FARM PER FARM
code - -
1980 1990 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 1980 1990 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 1980 1990 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
 
  United States US 00000 2,440 2,146 2,196 2,196 2,191 2,191 2,194 1,039.0 986.9 962.5 958.7 956.0 953.5 947.3 426 460 438 438 436 435 432
Alabama AL 01000 59 47 49 49 49 49 48 12.0 10.1 10.0 9.7 9.6 9.5 9.2 207 215 204 198 196 194 192
Alaska AK 02000 (Z) 1 1 1 1 1 1 2.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 3,378 1,707 1,673 1,673 1,625 1,625 1,596
Arizona AZ 04000 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 38.0 36.2 28.3 28.3 28.3 28.1 27.5 5,080 4,641 3,628 3,582 3,582 3,603 3,571
Arkansas AR 05000 59 47 50 50 49 50 49 17.0 15.5 15.0 14.9 14.8 14.8 14.7 280 330 300 301 302 298 302
California CA 06000 81 85 86 86 87 89 89 34.0 30.8 29.3 29.0 28.7 28.5 27.8 417 362 341 337 330 320 312
Colorado CO 08000 27 27 30 30 30 30 29 36.0 33.1 32.7 32.5 32.5 32.2 31.8 1,358 1,249 1,108 1,102 1,102 1,092 1,097
Connecticut CT 09000 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 (Z) 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 117 108 93 93 93 93 93
Delaware DE 10000 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 1.0 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 186 207 211 211 209 215 223
Florida FL 12000 39 41 45 45 45 45 45 13.0 10.9 10.7 10.7 10.6 10.6 10.4 344 266 238 238 236 236 231
Georgia GA 13000 59 48 49 49 49 50 50 15.0 12.5 11.5 11.4 11.3 11.3 11.2 254 260 235 233 231 226 224
Hawaii HI 15000 4 5 5 5 6 6 6 2.0 1.7 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 458 357 277 267 262 262 262
Idaho ID 16000 24 22 24 24 25 25 25 15.0 13.7 12.2 12.1 12.0 12.0 11.9 623 628 519 504 490 490 486
Illinois IL 17000 107 83 80 79 79 79 79 29.0 28.4 28.0 27.9 27.8 27.8 27.7 269 342 350 353 352 352 351
Indiana IN 18000 87 68 66 66 66 66 65 17.0 16.3 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.5 193 240 236 236 236 236 238
Iowa IA 19000 119 104 100 99 98 97 96 34.0 33.5 33.0 33.0 33.0 33.0 33.0 284 322 330 333 337 340 344
Kansas KS 20000 75 69 66 65 65 65 65 48.0 47.9 47.6 47.5 47.5 47.5 47.5 644 694 721 731 731 731 731
Kentucky KY 21000 102 93 93 92 91 90 91 15.0 14.1 14.0 14.0 13.9 13.8 13.6 143 152 151 152 153 153 149
Louisiana LA 22000 37 32 30 30 30 30 30 10.0 8.9 8.4 8.3 8.2 8.2 8.2 273 278 280 277 273 273 272
Maine ME 23000 8 7 8 7 7 7 7 2.0 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 195 201 180 182 183 184 184
Maryland MD 24000 18 15 14 14 13 13 12 3.0 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1 157 148 154 161 169 172 169
Massachusetts MA 25000 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 1.0 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 116 100 95 95 95 95 93
Michigan MI 26000 65 54 55 54 53 52 53 11.0 10.8 10.7 10.6 10.4 10.4 10.4 175 200 195 196 196 200 196
Minnesota MN 27000 104 89 83 82 81 80 81 30.0 30.0 29.4 29.2 29.1 28.9 28.8 291 337 354 356 359 361 356
Mississippi MS 28000 55 40 41 42 42 42 43 15.0 13.0 12.4 11.9 11.7 11.6 11.4 265 325 300 283 279 276 265
Missouri MO 29000 120 108 111 110 110 110 110 31.0 30.4 30.1 30.1 30.1 30.1 30.1 261 281 271 274 274 274 274
Montana MT 30000 24 25 26 27 27 28 28 62.0 60.5 59.4 58.5 57.8 57.5 57.0 2,601 2,449 2,285 2,208 2,141 2,091 2,036
Nebraska NE 31000 65 57 56 56 55 55 55 48.0 47.1 46.4 46.4 46.4 46.4 46.4 734 826 829 829 844 844 844
Nevada NV 32000 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 9.0 8.9 7.0 6.9 6.9 6.9 6.8 3,100 3,560 2,333 2,300 2,300 2,300 2,267
New Hampshire NH 33000 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 160 163 150 145 140 135 135
New Jersey NJ 34000 9 8 10 10 10 10 10 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 109 107 89 88 86 86 86
New Mexico NM 35000 14 14 16 16 16 16 16 47.0 44.5 45.0 45.1 45.3 45.3 44.7 3,467 3,296 3,000 2,910 2,923 2,831 2,884
New York NY 36000 47 39 38 38 38 38 39 9.0 8.4 7.9 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 200 218 208 205 205 205 200
North Carolina NC 37000 93 62 59 59 59 58 58 12.0 9.7 9.6 9.5 9.5 9.4 9.3 126 156 161 161 161 162 160
North Dakota ND 38000 40 34 32 32 32 31 31 42.0 40.5 39.9 39.9 39.7 39.5 39.4 1,043 1,209 1,228 1,247 1,260 1,274 1,292
Ohio OH 39000 95 83 78 78 79 80 80 16.0 15.6 15.0 14.9 14.9 14.9 14.9 171 188 190 191 189 186 186
Oklahoma OK 40000 72 70 82 82 83 83 84 35.0 33.0 34.0 34.0 34.0 34.0 34.0 481 471 420 415 410 410 405
Oregon OR 41000 35 37 39 39 39 40 41 18.0 17.8 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.2 17.2 517 488 455 455 449 435 425
Pennsylvania PA 42000 62 53 59 59 60 60 59 9.0 8.1 7.7 7.6 7.7 7.7 7.7 145 153 131 129 128 128 131
Rhode Island RI 44000 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 (Z) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 87 95 87 87 87 86 86
South Carolina SC 45000 34 25 25 25 25 25 25 6.0 5.2 5.1 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.9 188 208 202 200 200 196 194
South Dakota SD 46000 39 35 33 33 33 33 33 45.0 44.3 44.0 44.0 44.0 44.0 44.0 1,169 1,266 1,333 1,354 1,354 1,354 1,354
Tennessee TN 47000 96 87 91 91 91 91 91 14.0 12.1 12.0 12.0 12.0 11.9 11.9 142 139 130 132 132 131 131
Texas TX 48000 196 196 224 224 225 226 227 138.0 132.0 132.0 132.0 131.5 131.5 130.5 705 673 595 589 584 582 575
Utah UT 49000 14 13 15 15 15 15 16 12.0 11.3 11.4 11.4 11.6 11.6 11.6 919 856 760 760 773 773 748
Vermont VT 50000 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 2.0 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 226 222 214 206 202 200 200
Virginia VA 51000 58 46 49 49 49 49 50 10.0 8.9 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.6 169 193 180 180 180 180 172
Washington WA 53000 38 37 39 39 39 40 40 16.0 16.0 15.8 15.7 15.7 15.7 15.7 429 432 416 403 403 393 393
West Virginia WV 54000 22 21 21 21 21 21 21 4.0 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.6 191 180 176 176 176 176 176
Wisconsin WI 55000 93 80 80 79 79 78 78 19.0 17.6 16.8 16.6 16.5 16.4 16.3 200 220 210 210 209 210 209
Wyoming WY 56000 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 35.0 34.7 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.6 3,846 3,899 3,761 3,761 3,761 3,761 3,761


Z Less than 500,000 acres.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Farm Numbers, 1975-80; Farms and Land in Farms, Final Estimates by States, 1979-1987; Farms and Land in Farms, Final Estimates, 1988-1992; and Farms and Land in Farms, Final Estimates, 1993-1997; Farms and Land In Farms, February releases.

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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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