The History of Otsego, NY 
Springfield Statistical

AGRICULTURAL AND GENERAL STATISTICS - 1865

Improved Land

20,034 acres

Value of Farms

$1,628,255

Plowed Land

4,554 acres

Pasture

7,015 acres

Meadow

6.959 acres

Spring Wheat

168 bushels

Winter Wheat

504 bushels

Oats

46,023 bushels

Winter Rye

30 bushels

Barley

5,022 bushels

Buckwheat

8,863 bushels

Corn

9,028 bushels

Potatoes

22,879 bushels

Peas

3,896 bushels

Beans

163 bushels

Hops-1864

386,088 pounds

Tobacco

1,800 pounds

Apples

21,088 bushels

Cider

654 barrels

Maple Sugar-1865

12,754 pounds

Butter

93,060 pounds

Cheese

340,320 pounds

AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS - 1875

Plowed

4,361 acres

Pasture

7,458 acres

Mown

8,525 acres

Hay

10,939 tons

Barley

2,348 bushels

Buckwheat

10,112 bushels

Corn

9,585 bushels

Spring Wheat

97 bushels

Winter Wheat

2,155 bushels

Beans

23 bushels

Peas

456 bushels

Hops

211,625 pounds

Potatoes

26,007 bushels

Butter

85,844 pounds

Cheese

4,865 pounds

Area,--Springfield has an area of 26,522 acres, the assessed valuation of which is $860,010, and the equalized valuation, $663,050.

 

POPULATION

1800

1586

1845

2356

1810

1846

1850

2322

1814

1961

1855

2463

1820

2065

1860

2340

1825

2572

1865

2791

1830

2816

1870

2022

1835

2548

1975

1945

1840

2382

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Transcribed by Holice B. Young

Original website created by Debbie Axtman

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