The History of Otsego, NY 
Maryland Statistics

AGRICULTURAL AND GENERAL STATISTICS

In 1865 Maryland had:

Acres of Improved Land

15,072

Cash Value of Farms

$714,480

Plowed Land-Acres

3,117

Pasture-Acres

6,521

Meadow-Acres

4,689

Bushels of Spring Wheat

239

Bushels of Winter What

180

Bushels of Oats-1864

17,164

Bushels of Rye

2,060

Bushels of Barley

377

Bushels of Buckwheat

5,682

Bushels of Indian Corn

3,775

Bushels of Potatoes

18,402

Bushels of Peas

30

Bushels of Beans

94

Bushels of Turnips

467

Pounds of Hops

163,264

Bushels of Apples

18,703

Barrels of Cider

648

Pounds of Butter

103,635

Pounds of Cheese

850

AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS - 1875

Acres-Plowed

4,319

Pasture-Acres

5,966

Mown-Acres

6.561

Tons of Hay

7,544

Bushels of Barley

260

Bushels of Buckwheat

5,420

Bushels of Corn

5,840

Bushels of Oats

45,829

Bushels of Rye

6,771

Bushels of Spring Wheat

161

Bushels of Winter Wheat

110

Bushels of Beans

57

Bushels of Peas

105

Pounds of Hops

73,004

Bushels of Potatoes

63,389

Pounds of Butter

167,625

 

Maryland has an area of 29,873 acres, the assessed valuation of which is $493,525, and the equalized valuation, $544,286.

POPULATION

1810

1106

1845

2128

1814

1314

1850

2152

1820

1439

1855

2177

1825

1749

1860

2228

1830

1834

1865

2197

1835

2015

1870

2402

1840

2085

1875

2365

Transcribed by Holice B. Young

Original website created by Debbie Axtman

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