Statewide

Ownership - Farms

Year 1-99 ac. 100-499 ac. 500-999 ac. 1000-1999 ac. 2000+ ac.
1997 106,389 79,299 19,513 12,375 10,597
2002 110,499 77,240 18,625 12,049 10,513
2007 130,006 77,250 17,843 11,326 11,012
2012 132,179 77,372 17,309 11,139 10,810
Change 25,790 -1,927 -2,204 -1,236 213

Ownership - Acres

Year 1-99 ac. 100-499 ac. 500-999 ac. 1000-1999 ac. 2000+ ac.
1997 4,003,617 17,777,363 13,570,544 17,034,769 80,201,156
2002 4,135,864 17,239,473 12,949,317 16,585,584 77,290,724
2007 4,442,260 17,167,029 12,413,188 15,704,011 80,081,873
2012 4,582,878 17,106,105 11,968,229 15,314,948 80,599,303
Change 579,261 -671,258 -1,602,315 -1,719,821 398,147

Population

Year Population
1997 19,439,337
2002 21,779,893
2007 23,904,380
2012 26,403,743
Change 6,964,406

Ownership - Farm Count Change

Ownership - Acre Count Change

Land Use

Acres

Year Cropland Grazing Land Wildlife Management Timber Other
1997 27,385,493 107,369,334 91,852 7,443,654 1,143,085
2002 26,486,279 106,816,403 657,401 7,538,082 1,432,370
2007 25,836,460 105,800,005 2,351,918 7,707,961 742,139
2012 25,203,278 105,036,897 3,306,557 7,874,563 927,875
Change -2,182,215 -2,332,437 3,214,705 430,909 -215,210

Market Value per Acre

Year Cropland Grazing Land Wildlife Management Timber Other
1997 $613 $447 $571 $776 $1,172
2002 $808 $620 $1,558 $865 $1,066
2007 $1,232 $1,155 $1,929 $1,308 $2,101
2012 $1,553 $1,524 $2,306 $1,865 $2,636
Change $940 $1,077 $1,735 $1,089 $1,464

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