Cattle and Cows

From Ohio History Central

Recent Changes in Cattle Inventory (Count)

Year Head
19472,200,000
19552,400,000
19652,200,000
19752,400,000
19851,800,000
19951,400,000

In 1992, nearly 30,000 farms had a total of about 1.4 million cattle and calves. The leading counties and their approximate counts were:

County Head of Cattle
Wayne86,000
Mercer51,000
Holmes50,000
Darke36,000
Tuscarawas32,000
Ashland31,000
Muskingum30,000