Number of Census Farms and Number of Farm Operators, by County, 2016


Counties & Districts
Number of Census Farms Total Operators Farms with one Operator Farms with two or more Operators
Brant
712
990
400
590
Chatham-Kent
2,211
2,855
1,370
1,485
Elgin
1,363
1,930
780
1,150
Essex
1,630
2,145
1,040
1,105
Haldimand-Norfolk
2,148
3,040
1,160
1,880
Hamilton
810
1,175
455
720
Lambton
2,091
2,800
1,275
1,525
Middlesex
2,335
3,260
1,325
1,935
Niagara
1,827
2,615
1,010
1,605
Oxford
1,876
2,830
915
1,915
Southern Ontario
17,003
23,640
9,730
13,910
Bruce
1,928
2,720
1,140
1,580
Dufferin
690
995
400
595
Grey
2,304
3,245
1,370
1,875
Halton
451
620
280
340
Huron
2,500
3,410
1,475
1,935
Peel
408
585
245
340
Perth
2,231
3,235
1,150
2,085
Simcoe
1,974
2,765
1,180
1,585
Waterloo
1,374
1,985
775
1,210
Wellington
2,348
3,455
1,235
2,220
Western Ontario
16,208
23,015
9,250
13,765
Durham
1,323
1,945
750
1,195
Haliburton
59
75
40
35
Hastings
974
1,395
575
820
Kawartha Lakes
1,265
1,775
770
1,005
Muskoka
162
230
95
135
Northumberland
954
1,385
540
845
Parry Sound
252
365
145
220
Peterborough
941
1,360
540
820
Prince Edward
432
660
225
435
Toronto
73
90
55
35
York
712
1,025
435
590
Central Ontario
7,147
10,305
4,170
6,135
Frontenac
538
795
300
495
Lanark
705
1,040
385
655
Leeds and Grenville
1,032
1,495
590
905
Lennox and Addington
537
765
320
445
Ottawa
1,045
1,485
625
860
Prescott and Russell
907
1,430
430
1,000
Renfrew
1,029
1,405
675
730
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry
1,464
2,205
780
1,425
Eastern Ontario
7,257
10,620
4,105
6,515
Algoma
280
420
145
275
Cochrane
159
250
75
175
Greater Sudbury
124
175
75
100
Kenora
72
105
45
60
Manitoulin
201
265
145
120
Nipissing
218
325
120
205
Rainy River
235
330
145
185
Sudbury
138
205
75
130
Thunder Bay
202
295
115
180
Timiskaming
356
520
195
325
Northern Ontario
1,985
2,890
1,135
1,755
The Province
49,600
70,470
28,390
42,080

Note: Totals may not add due to rounding.

Reference: Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture.


Author :  
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
 12 May 2017
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca