Anderson County

707 farms accounting for 366,176 acres

$73.40 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF ANDERSON COUNTY

17 Anderson 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
  • Dairy cattle and milk production
  • Poultry and egg production
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Poultry processing
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Sawmills
  • Veterinary services

2017 FULL REPORT FOR ANDERSON COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR ANDERSON COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR ANDERSON COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR ANDERSON COUNTY

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

Impact Type

 Employment

Value Added

             Output

Direct Effect

 674.5                           

$42,845,430.49

             $119,152,930.89

Indirect Effect             

 101.2                            

$9,057,992.85

             $16,748,752.22

Induced Effect

 148.4

$8,691,441.06

             $16,591,498.14

Total Effect

 924.1

$60,594,864.40

             $152,493,181.25