Cherokee County

756 farms accounting for 319,315 acres

$106.9 million in crop and livestock sales in 2017

Data according to the USDA 2017 Census of Agriculture

25 Cherokee County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
Breweries
Commercial hunting and trapping
Commercial logging
Food product machinery manufacturing
Forestry, forest products, and timber tract production
Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
Fruit farming
Grain farming
Greenhouse, nursery, and floriculture production
Landscape and horticultural services
Meat processed from carcasses
Oilseed farming
Other animal food manufacturing
Other snack food manufacturing
Pesticide and other agricultural chemical manufacturing
Poultry and egg production
Roasted nuts and peanut butter manufacturing
Support activities for agriculture and forestry
Tree nut farming
Vegetable and melon farming
Veterinary services
 

2020 FULL REPORT FOR CHEROKEE COUNTY
2019 FULL REPORT FOR CHEROKEE COUNTY
2018 FULL REPORT FOR CHEROKEE COUNTY
2017 FULL REPORT FOR CHEROKEE COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR CHEROKEE COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR CHEROKEE COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR CHEROKEE COUNTY

Contribution of Agriculture and Agriculture Related Sectors to the Cherokee County Economy

Contribution Type             

Employment             

Value Added                   

Output

Direct Effect

990

$63,500,000

$341,100,000

Indirect Effect

289

$28,200,000

$58,600,000

Induced Effect

86

$7,300,000

$12,700,000

Total Effect

1,365

$99,100,000

$412,400,000