The History of Otsego, NY 
Hartwick Statistics

AGRICULTURAL AND GENERAL STATISTICS 1865

Improved land-acres

19,525

Cash value of farms

$1,039,106

Land plowed-acres

3635

Pasture-acres

8116

Meadow-acres

6252

Tons of hay

5117

Bushels of spring wheat

576

Bushels of winter wheat

909

Bushels of oats

28,622

Bushels of winter rye

471

Bushels of barley

1494

Bushels of Buckwheat

2616

Bushels of corn

11,597

Bushels of potatoes

26,162

Bushels of peas

220

Bushels of beans

210

Bushels of turnips

1174

Bushels of flaxseed

113

Pounds of hops

166,643

Bushels of apples

32,484

Barrels of cider

905

Pounds of maple sugar

25,208

Pounds of butter

140,271

Pounds of cheese

136,686

 

AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS, 1875

Acres plowed

3608

Acres in pasture

8298

Acres mown

7376

Tons of hay

8428

Bushels of barley

424

Bushels of buckwheat

4354

Bushels of corn

16,572

Bushels of oats

50,149

Bushels of rye

25

Bushels of spring wheat

624

Bushels of winter wheat

602

Bushels of beans

70

Bushels of peas

205

Pounds of hops

76,696

Bushels of potatoes

43,428

Pounds of butter

200,990

Pounds of cheese

1965

Pounds of pork

121,854

Hartwick has an area of 25,980 acres, and its assessed valuation is $472,725, and it equalized valuation is $545,580.

POPULATION

1810

2002

1845

2482

1814

2107

1850

2352

1820

2579

1855

2220

1825

2626

1860

2496

1830

2772

1865

2248

1835

2586

1870

2339

1840

2490

1875

2188

Transcribed by Holice B. Young

Original website created by Debbie Axtman

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