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
2017 145,323 67,569 15,024 9,463 11,037
Change 38,934 -11,730 -4,489 -2,912 440

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
2017 4,624,286 14,881,187 10,418,007 13,031,310 83,442,794
Change 620,669 -2,896,176 -3,152,537 -4,003,459 3,241,638

Population

Year Population
1997 19,439,337
2002 21,779,893
2007 23,904,380
2012 26,403,743
2017 28,797,290
Change 9,357,953

Ownership - Farm Count Change

Ownership - Acre Count Change

Land Use

Acres

Year Cropland Grazing Land Other Timber Wildlife Management
1997 27,406,885 107,671,886 1,084,439 7,477,491 93,932
2002 26,477,638 106,954,857 1,409,656 7,539,595 656,557
2007 25,810,569 105,817,468 737,599 7,732,871 2,351,861
2012 25,194,248 104,914,941 948,296 7,931,763 3,772,637
2017 24,314,111 103,079,996 783,727 8,014,540 5,384,700
Change -3,092,774 -4,591,890 -300,712 537,049 5,290,768

Market Value per Acre

Year Cropland Grazing Land Other Timber Wildlife Management
1997 $606 $446 $1,193 $775 $571
2002 $809 $621 $1,062 $865 $1,560
2007 $1,239 $1,155 $2,121 $1,308 $1,928
2012 $1,552 $1,521 $2,622 $1,861 $2,135
2017 $1,991 $1,880 $2,713 $2,225 $2,596
Change $1,385 $1,434 $1,520 $1,450 $2,025