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Number of Farms in US

How many farms are there in the US?

2.2 million.

There are a total of 2.2 million farms in the United States in 2008. This is according to data from the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service. The average farm size in the US is 418 acres, with 54.4% of all farms measuring below 100 acres and only 3.6% having at least 2,000 acres.

This fact is verified on : April 8, 2010.





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  1. Depends what you call a farm I’m guessing.

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