Jefferson County

996 farms accounting for 243,634 acres

$53.1 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF JEFFERSON COUNTY

17 Jefferson County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon farming
  • Fruit farming
  • Tree nut farming
  • Greenhouse, nursery, and floriculture production
  • All other crop farming
  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
  • Dairy cattle and milk production
  • Poultry and milk production
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Commercial logging
  • Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services
2017 FULL REPORT FOR JEFFERSON COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR JEFFERSON COUNTY 
2015 FULL REPORT FOR JEFFERSON COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR JEFFERSON COUNTY

Impact of Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors on the Jefferson County Economy

Impact Type             

Employment             

Value Added                

Output

Direct Effect

1,115.9

$39,871,162.00

$152,577,150.00

Indirect Effect

78.3

$5,545,430.00

$11,739,526.00

Induced Effect

40.6

$3,385,767.00

$6,152,245.00

Total Effect

1,234.8

$48,802,360.00

$170,468,921.00