NUMBER OF FARMS BY REGION 1
Nebraska - Selected Years                          
District 1980 1985 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
Northwest 5,705 5,400 5,200 5,100 5,100 5,000 5,000 5,100 5,100 5,050 5,050 5,050 4,950 4,840 4,750
North 4,665 4,500 4,400 4,350 4,350 4,300 4,300 4,300 4,300 4,300 4,300 4,400 4,300 4,220 3,970
Northeast 12,290 11,200 10,400 10,250 10,250 10,000 10,000 10,100 10,100 10,000 10,000 9,950 9,750 9,590 9,100
Central 7,225 6,700 6,350 6,250 6,250 6,100 6,100 6,250 6,250 6,150 6,150 6,150 6,100 6,000 5,300
East 15,435 14,100 13,400 13,150 13,150 12,900 12,900 13,300 13,300 13,000 13,000 13,000 12,800 12,550 11,600
Southwest 4,645 4,400 4,300 4,200 4,200 4,150 4,150 4,150 4,150 4,100 4,100 4,100 4,050 3,990 3,600
South 4,585 4,200 4,100 4,000 4,000 3,950 3,950 3,900 3,900 3,850 3,850 3,850 3,750 3,690 3,280
Southeast 10,450 9,500 8,850 8,700 8,700 8,700 8,700 8,800 8,800 8,550 8,550 8,500 8,300 8,120 7,800
Nebraska 65,000 60,000 57,000 56,000 56,000 55,000 55,000 56,000 ##### 55,000 55,000 55,000 54,000 53,000 49,400
1 A farm is any establishment from which $1,000 or more of agricultural products were sold or would normally be sold during the year.
Source:  Nebraska Agricultural Statistics Service, 2002 Nebraska Agricultural Statistics, 2003; USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Web site, 2005.
Last Updated: 1/21/05 10:14 AM
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