Number of Census Farms and Number of Farm Operators, by County, 2011

 

Counties & Districts Number of Census Farms Total Operators Operators of Farms with one Operator Operators of Farms with two or more Operators
Brant
719
1,060
400
655
Chatham-Kent
2,049
2,735
1,330
1,410
Elgin
1,346
1,980
740
1,250
Essex
1,581
2,155
1,020
1,130
Haldimand-Norfolk
2,180
3,225
1,175
2,050
Hamilton
885
1,325
490
835
Lambton
2,153
2,895
1,415
1,480
Middlesex
2,352
3,405
1,335
2,070
Niagara
2,014
2,980
1,085
1,900
Oxford
1,815
2,795
915
1,880
Southern Ontario
17,094
24,555
9,905
14,650
Bruce
2,011
2,820
1,225
1,585
Dufferin
795
1,145
470
675
Grey
2,248
3,120
1,375
1,740
Halton
469
675
275
400
Huron
2,467
3,405
1,525
1,885
Peel
440
660
245
410
Perth
2,252
3,365
1,215
2,150
Simcoe
2,189
3,080
1,320
1,765
Waterloo
1,389
2,010
800
1,205
Wellington
2,511
3,655
1,395
2,260
Western Ontario
16,771
23,925
9,845
14,080
Durham
1,454
2,130
815
1,305
Haliburton
67
95
50
50
Hastings
1,097
1,575
645
935
Kawartha Lakes
1,366
1,920
835
1,085
Muskoka
175
260
95
170
Northumberland
974
1,445
535
900
Parry Sound
326
480
180
295
Peterborough
1,053
1,460
665
800
Prince Edward
477
705
265
445
York
828
1,215
490
730
Central Ontario
7,817
11,275
4,580
6,700
Frontenac
621
900
375
530
Lanark
789
1,170
445
730
Leeds & Grenville
1,165
1,695
660
1,040
Lennox & Addington
561
815
325
495
Ottawa
1,128
1,625
690
930
Prescott & Russell
987
1,555
475
1,085
Renfrew
1,179
1,655
740
915
Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry
1,577
2,385
865
1,525
Eastern Ontario
8,007
11,795
4,555
7,245
Algoma
317
480
165
325
Cochrane
177
265
95
170
Greater Sudbury
141
200
85
115
Kenora
82
120
45
75
Manitoulin
235
300
170
130
Nipissing
247
370
125
255
Rainy River
278
380
190
190
Sudbury
141
205
80
135
Thunder Bay
239
360
130
235
Timiskaming
404
615
205
405
Northern Ontario
2,261
3,290
1,285
2,010
The Province
51,950
74,840
30,155
44,685

 

Note: Totals may not add due to rounding.

Reference: Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture.


Author :  
Kumuduni Kulasekera - Economist /OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
 14 May 2012
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca