Texas Counties: Chicken Population in 2012

Chikcen population (or inventory) in 2012.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture groups counties in each state into agricultural districts according to factors such as soil type, elevation, temperature, and need for irrigation. Texas has 15 USDA agricultural districts.

Map of Texas Counties By Chicken Population in 2012

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Texas agricultural districts overlay Texas counties by chicken population

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10M or more17
10,000 to 99,999
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1M to 10M86
1,000 to 9,999
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100,000 to 999,999120
999 or fewer
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Table of Texas Counties Ordered By Chicken Population

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RankNameAgricultural
District
Number of
Chickens, 2012
1ShelbyEast Texas North25,104,776
2GonzalesSouth Central20,745,958
3NacogdochesEast Texas North15,126,216
4LeonEast Texas South7,492,171
5TitusEast Texas North4,385,533
6PanolaEast Texas North3,814,834
7HopkinsEast Texas North3,801,006
8CassEast Texas North3,757,922
9RobertsonEast Texas South3,590,106
10San AugustineEast Texas South3,568,662
11CampEast Texas North3,489,099
12FranklinEast Texas North2,965,818
13RuskEast Texas North2,750,046
14WoodEast Texas North2,458,230
15AngelinaEast Texas South2,298,317
16MorrisEast Texas North2,062,484
17UpshurEast Texas North1,700,400
18CherokeeEast Texas North1,244,274
19FayetteSouth Central1,196,894
20BowieEast Texas North1,194,875
21MilamBlacklands1,098,558
22MadisonEast Texas South1,070,317
23Red RiverEast Texas North816,940
24SabineEast Texas South807,890
25BurlesonSouth Central760,157
26GrimesEast Texas South728,973
27LavacaSouth Central485,460
28CaldwellSouth Central344,159
29HoustonEast Texas North214,646
30GuadalupeSouth Central145,652
31CoryellBlacklands123,418
32WalkerEast Texas South75,591
33DeWittSouth Central67,277
34PolkEast Texas South34,432
35AustinSouth Central29,469
36BastropSouth Central23,950
37FreestoneEast Texas South20,085
38HuntBlacklands17,600
39FanninBlacklands17,115
40ComalSouth Central15,845
41TravisSouth Central14,402
42BellBlacklands14,297
43KaufmanBlacklands14,224
44ColoradoSouth Central13,476
45WiseCross Timbers13,380
46ParkerCross Timbers10,797
47NavarroBlacklands10,744
48CollinBlacklands10,406
49LibertyUpper Coast9,967
50SmithEast Texas North9,487
51WallerEast Texas South9,294
52GraysonBlacklands8,687
53WilliamsonBlacklands8,266
54JohnsonBlacklands8,037
55BexarSouth Central7,548
56Van ZandtEast Texas North7,092
57KendallEdwards Plateau7,007
58CookeBlacklands6,997
59MontgomeryEast Texas South6,437
60WilsonSouth Central6,266
61HarrisUpper Coast6,190
62HendersonEast Texas North6,070
63HoodCross Timbers6,070
64BrazoriaUpper Coast5,996
65DallasBlacklands5,752
66AndersonEast Texas North5,536
67GillespieEdwards Plateau5,151
68EllisBlacklands5,121
69HaysSouth Central5,021
70BurnetEdwards Plateau4,967
71CameronLower Valley4,955
72TarrantBlacklands4,471
73OrangeUpper Coast4,334
74WichitaNorthern Low Plains4,162
75MedinaSouth Central3,878
76HillBlacklands3,738
77HidalgoLower Valley3,670
78JeffersonUpper Coast3,652
79BanderaEdwards Plateau3,589
80AtascosaSouth Texas3,447
81BosqueBlacklands3,443
82ErathCross Timbers3,424
83Palo PintoCross Timbers3,341
84JackCross Timbers3,164
85LamarBlacklands3,161
86HardinEast Texas South3,093
87LeeSouth Central3,027
88Jim WellsSouth Texas2,948
89Fort BendUpper Coast2,893
90Tom GreenEdwards Plateau2,889
91TylerEast Texas South2,736
92HarrisonEast Texas North2,713
93JasperEast Texas South2,664
94GalvestonUpper Coast2,620
95EastlandCross Timbers2,443
96KerrEdwards Plateau2,437
97LampasasEdwards Plateau2,419
98BrownCross Timbers2,342
99San JacintoEast Texas South2,273
100StarrLower Valley2,231
101GreggEast Texas North2,230
102ChambersUpper Coast2,215
103MontagueCross Timbers2,205
104RainsEast Texas North2,154
105HamiltonBlacklands2,151
106ComancheCross Timbers2,125
107YoungCross Timbers2,115
108JonesSouthern Low Plains2,094
109San PatricioCoastal Bend2,029
110VictoriaUpper Coast2,018
111BeeSouth Central1,997
112BlancoEdwards Plateau1,937
113TaylorSouthern Low Plains1,889
114El PasoTrans-Pecos1,817
115CalhounUpper Coast1,690
116NewtonEast Texas South1,612
117GoliadSouth Central1,588
118DeltaBlacklands1,524
119MillsCross Timbers1,513
120CallahanCross Timbers1,455
121MidlandSouthern High Plains1,448
122PotterNorthern High Plains1,422
123CarsonNorthern High Plains1,313
124ClayCross Timbers1,301
125UvaldeEdwards Plateau1,263
126MatagordaUpper Coast1,261
127WebbSouth Texas1,216
128KarnesSouth Central1,149
129HaleNorthern High Plains1,091
130RockwallBlacklands1,076
131San SabaEdwards Plateau1,065
132McCullochEdwards Plateau1,062
133FallsBlacklands1,058
134LimestoneBlacklands1,024
135KlebergCoastal Bend991
136RandallNorthern High Plains981
137TrinityEast Texas South959
138ScurrySouthern Low Plains943
139HowardSouthern High Plains934
140DentonBlacklands917
141NuecesCoastal Bend893
142LlanoEdwards Plateau870
143DimmitSouth Texas857
144JacksonUpper Coast820
145CokeEdwards Plateau766
146ZapataSouth Texas766
147Val VerdeEdwards Plateau765
148MaverickSouth Texas746
149KimbleEdwards Plateau710
150BrooksSouth Texas702
151Live OakSouth Texas702
152ColemanSouthern Low Plains677
153NolanSouthern Low Plains639
154WillacyLower Valley604
155BrewsterTrans-Pecos601
156MenardEdwards Plateau578
157SchleicherEdwards Plateau576
158LubbockSouthern High Plains568
159Deaf SmithNorthern High Plains551
160RunnelsSouthern Low Plains544
161MarionEast Texas North493
162StonewallSouthern Low Plains475
163RealEdwards Plateau427
164OchiltreeNorthern High Plains425
165FloydNorthern High Plains424
166SwisherNorthern High Plains401
167HudspethTrans-Pecos378
168DuvalSouth Texas376
169DonleyNorthern Low Plains370
170WilbargerNorthern Low Plains370
171EctorTrans-Pecos369
172GrayNorthern High Plains369
173HockleySouthern High Plains360
174SomervellCross Timbers336
175FisherSouthern Low Plains334
176FrioSouth Texas332
177ZavalaSouth Texas330
178MitchellSouthern Low Plains328
179PresidioTrans-Pecos324
180LynnSouthern High Plains322
181WashingtonSouth Central317
182GainesSouthern High Plains281
183AransasCoastal Bend280
184WardTrans-Pecos274
185PecosTrans-Pecos272
186MasonEdwards Plateau271
187HardemanNorthern Low Plains270
188RefugioCoastal Bend269
189EdwardsEdwards Plateau265
190HaskellSouthern Low Plains262
191HutchinsonNorthern High Plains250
192ArcherCross Timbers237
193WheelerNorthern Low Plains233
194SuttonEdwards Plateau232
195UptonEdwards Plateau230
196OldhamNorthern High Plains228
197WhartonUpper Coast222
198La SalleSouth Texas205
199StephensCross Timbers199
200ShackelfordCross Timbers187
201McLennanBlacklands186
202LambSouthern High Plains181
203WinklerTrans-Pecos178
204HansfordNorthern High Plains159
205GarzaNorthern Low Plains158
206ReaganEdwards Plateau152
207ArmstrongNorthern High Plains151
208DickensNorthern Low Plains141
209TerrySouthern High Plains136
210KentNorthern Low Plains130
211IrionEdwards Plateau127
212HartleyNorthern High Plains122
213BaileySouthern High Plains111
214ConchoEdwards Plateau108
215CraneTrans-Pecos99
216HemphillNorthern High Plains98
217CollingsworthNorthern Low Plains89
218YoakumSouthern High Plains82
219GlasscockSouthern High Plains81
220AndrewsSouthern High Plains80
221CastroNorthern High Plains79
222CrosbySouthern High Plains79
223KnoxSouthern Low Plains76
224RobertsNorthern High Plains75
225LipscombNorthern High Plains72
226McMullenSouth Texas71
227ReevesTrans-Pecos64
228BriscoeNorthern High Plains62
229ChildressNorthern Low Plains62
230CottleNorthern Low Plains61
231BordenNorthern Low Plains60
232FoardNorthern Low Plains56
233MartinSouthern High Plains53
234BaylorSouthern Low Plains52
235ShermanNorthern High Plains49
236CochranSouthern High Plains42
237ThrockmortonCross Timbers35
238HallNorthern Low Plains34
239MotleyNorthern Low Plains34
240DallamNorthern High Plains28
241CrockettEdwards Plateau13
242BrazosEast Texas South0
243CulbersonTrans-Pecos0
244DawsonSouthern High Plains0
245Jeff DavisTrans-Pecos0
246Jim HoggSouth Texas0
247KenedySouth Texas0
248KingNorthern Low Plains0
249KinneyEdwards Plateau0
250LovingTrans-Pecos0
251MooreNorthern High Plains0
252ParmerNorthern High Plains0
253SterlingEdwards Plateau0
254TerrellTrans-Pecos0
Total120,085,017

The value for "Number of Chickens" is the sum of the USDA's reported data for "layers," "broilers," "pullets," and "roosters."


Sources:
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service Quick Stats Tools