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Toepel, M. G.; Theobald, H. Rupert (ed.) / The Wisconsin Blue Book, 1962
(1962)

Statistical information on Wisconsin,   pp. [565]-712 PDF (43.1 MB)


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568                     WISCONSIN BLUE BOOK
NUMBER, SIZE AND VALUE OF FARMS IN WISCONSIN
                           BY COUNTY, 1959
                                         % of
                             Land in    Land    Avg. Size        Avg. Value
                  No. of      Farms     Area     Farm         Per'      
  Per
County            Farms       (acres)  in Farms  (acres)     Farm       
 Acre
Adams ...................... 729 171,812  40      235.7     $13,933     $
  58.49
Ashland .................. 610 120,376    18      197.3       8,742     
   46.87
Barron.............3,106      466,724     84      150.3      14,138     
   93.80
Bayfield .................. 897 161,401   17      179.9       8,499     
   46.19
Brown.............2,388       292,995     87      122.7      22,320     
  190.76
Buffalo .................... 1,524 385,678 85     253.1      16,162     
   63.90
Burnett .................... 938 163,370  30      174.2       8,592     
   53.05
Calumet..........1,595        190,327     94      119.3      23,457     
  199.59
Chippewa .............. 2,717 493,990     75      181.8      14,854     
   83.91
Clark..............3,876      558,986     72      144.2      14,828     
  103.61
Columbia ................ 2,309 411,128   83      178.1      28,469     
  159.42
Crawford ................ 1,480 318,729   85      215.4      16,551     
   74.87
Dane..............4,614       682,960     89      148.0      35,069     
  232.63
Dodge.............3,641       501,945     88      137.9      28,897     
  203.31
Door ........................ 1,847 225,977 72    122.3      19,332     
  162.39
Douglas............... 637    105,229     13      165.2       8,943     
   57.14
Dunn..............2,555       478,552     87      187.3      16,163     
   84.59
Eau Claire .............. 1,657 270,496   65      163.2      14,547     
   91.63
Florence .................. 185 34,312    11      185.5      11,482     
   65.24
Fond du Lac ..........3,029   409,776     88      135.3      25,750     
  188.20
Forest ...................... 294 61,660  10      209.7      11,015     
   52.95
Grant..............3,223      652,721     87      202.5      26,544     
  126.01
Green ...................... 2,059 361,739 97     175.7      32,595     
  187.86
Green Lake.         1,043     188,643     83      180.9      28,022     
  149.19
Iowa-..................... 1,998 454,451  93      227.5      27,770     
  121.16
Iron  ......................... 149 30,460 6      204.4      12,075     
   65.11
Jackson............1,457      304,355     48      208.9      14,986     
   69.11
Jefferson .................. 2,414 310,500 86     128.6      27,871     
  217.86
Juneau ............1,304      219,103     43      168.0      13,761     
   79.04
Kenosha .................. 966 123,495    71      127.8      42,801     
  324.28
Kewaunee .............. 1,687 202,469     96      120.0      21,947     
  186.78
La Crosse...........1,300     246,389     82      189.5      18,739     
   99.44
Lafayette ................ 1,935 384,185  93      198.5      32,989     
  161.81
Langlade ................ 1,071 207,442   38      193.7       17,919    
   92.53
Lincoln  .................... 1,184 219,201 38    185.1      11,250     
   63.08
Manitowoc   ............ 2,886 336,144    89      116.5      20,237     
  179.29
Marathon ................ 5,022 794,480   78      158.2       15,023    
   97.75
Marinette ................ 1,581 227,242  31      175.4       13,382    
   76.97
Marquette .............. 922  213,844     73      231.9       17,099    
   74.66
Milwaukee    ............ 557  32,848     22       59.0      59,132     
 1,049.15
Monroe-................. 2,453 412,740    71      168.3       14,700    
   85.83
Oconto ...................o2,209 325,224  46      147.2       16,385    
  110.99
Oneida.225                     70,625     10      313.9      22,846     
   75.21
Outagamie .............. 2,793 345,935    85      123.9      24,592     
  197.55
Ozaukee ................. 989 116,827     78      118.1       39,271    
  330.30
Pepin  ........................ 673 136,931 90    203.5       15,795    
   77.50
Pierce  ...................... 2,057 335,491 89   163.1       20,111    
   119.96
Polk...............2,773      438,147     73      158.0       12,942    
   81.35
Portage   .............2,136  399,278     77      186.9       12,911    
   71.20
Price  ........................ 1,261 219,302 27  173.9        8,605    
   50.87
Racine    ...........1,305    149,391     69      114.5       36,394    
  295.61
Richland..........1,893       351,672     94      185.8       16,945    
   93.16
Rock     .............2,765   417,586     91      151.0       44,212    
  277.67
Rusk   ....................... 1,434 265,746 46   185.3       10,926    
   60.55
St. Croix  .........2,352     401,308     85      170.6       20,802    
   123.73
Sauk   ........................ 2,495 460,193 86  184.4       20,649    
   111.83
Sawyer .................... 528 105,327    13     199.5       10,279    
    51.00
Shawano ................ 2,906 451,245     60      155.3      18,150    
   114.14
Sheboygan .............. 2,506 275,649     85      110.0      22,671    
   205.63
Taylor.............2,082      355,636      57      170.8      10,684    
    63.61
Trempealeau.        2,423     435,449      92      179.7      13,317    
    72.95
Vernon .................... 3,215 474,649  92      147.6      15,191    
   102.94
Vilas  ........................ 100 13,991  3      139.9      13,176    
   103.38
Walworth.........1,919        306,290      86      159.6      41,552    
   271.91
Washburn ................ 773 173,405      33     224.3       11,119    
    51.46
Washington ............ 1,850 218,120      80      117.9      26,947    
   223.78
Waukesha .............. 1,883 230,728      65      122.5      51,746    
   404.69
Waupaca ................ 2,473 367,670     77      148.7      16,058    
   107.94
Waushara..........1,385       272,880      68      197.0      16,058    
    82.78
Winnebago.          1,817     236,621      81      130.2      25,862    
   205.48
Wood..............2,156       326,033      63      151.2      15,415    
   104.44
   Total State    131,215   21,156,223     60      161.2     $21,281    
$ 132.01
 'Includes value of lands and buildings.
 Source: U. S. Census of Agriculture: 1959, Wisconsin Counties.


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