Alaska Statistics

On This Page   

National Resources Inventory

Census of Agriculture

Other Data Sources


National Resources Inventory

Tables showing changes in land cover/use are not available for Alaska. Limited data were published after the official release of the 2007 NRI in the Alaska 2007 NRI Summary Report.


Census of Agriculture

  2002 2007 2012
Farms 609 686 762
Land in farms (acres) 900,715 881,585 833,861
Total land area (acres) 366,048,788 366,013,154 365,336,931
Principal operators 609 686 762
Total operators 912 1,146 1,230
Principal operators 34 and younger 14 26 37
Principal operators 65 and older 131 157 188
Land owned by principal operators 65 and older (acres) 45,664 60,202 59,197
Beginning farmers 175 205 264
Market value of agricultural products sold ($1,000) 46,143 57,019 58,925

Other Data Sources