Number of Census Farms and Number of Farm Operators, by County, 2006

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Counties & Districts Number of Census Farms Total Operators Operators of Farms with one Operator Operators of Farms with two or more Operators
Brant
818
1,205
445
760
Chatham-Kent
2,196
2,965
1,410
1,555
Elgin
1,489
2,215
790
1,430
Essex
1,740
2,395
1,105
1,290
Haldimand-Norfolk
2,415
3,600
1,250
2,350
Hamilton
975
1,430
565
870
Lambton
2,281
3,085
1,485
1,600
Middlesex
2,525
3,660
1,415
2,245
Niagara
2,236
3,355
1,210
2,135
Oxford
1,990
3,060
1,000
2,055
Southern Ontario
18,665
26,970
10,670
16,300
Bruce
2,259
3,155
1,375
1,780
Dufferin
893
1,315
500
820
Grey
2,687
3,775
1,605
2,170
Halton
566
785
355
430
Huron
2,738
3,815
1,665
2,140
Peel
483
700
300
395
Perth
2,438
3,600
1,300
2,295
Simcoe
2,402
3,395
1,455
1,940
Waterloo
1,444
2,035
885
1,160
Wellington
2,588
3,770
1,430
2,350
Western Ontario
18,498
26,350
10,880
15,480
Durham
1,686
2,475
975
1,500
Haliburton
84
125
45
80
Hastings
1,146
1,660
675
990
Kawartha Lakes
1,537
2,150
960
1,190
Muskoka
199
305
105
200
Northumberland
1,031
1,475
610
865
Parry Sound
338
485
195
285
Peterborough
1,192
1,695
720
975
Prince Edward
520
775
290
490
York
972
1,400
580
825
Central Ontario
8,705
12,520
5,135
7,385
Frontenac
672
975
390
585
Lanark
874
1,275
495
785
Leeds & Grenville
1,303
1,915
735
1,180
Lennox & Addington
617
870
380
495
Ottawa
1,267
1,845
750
1,100
Prescott & Russell
1,052
1,645
525
1,110
Renfrew
1,268
1,785
790
995
Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry
1,811
2,700
1,010
1,690
Eastern Ontario
8,864
13,005
5,070
7,935
Algoma
335
480
190
290
Cochrane
184
270
110
160
Greater Sudbury
160
245
90
155
Kenora
92
130
50
80
Manitoulin
258
345
180
165
Nipissing
272
395
145
250
Rainy River
312
420
205
215
Sudbury
143
205
80
125
Thunder Bay
252
375
140
235
Timiskaming
471
700
250
450
Northern Ontario
2,479
3,570
1,450
2,115
The Province
57,211
82,410
33,200
49,205

Note: Totals may not add due to rounding.

 

Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture.

Author:
Bill McGee - Coordinator, Statistics Section/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed: 24 May 2007

For more information:
E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca