Agriculture businesses in Sedgwick County contributed around $1.85 billion to the economy in 2017.
According to the state’s latest agricultural census from 2017, the most recent data available, there were 1,360 farms in Sedgwick County.
Farm-related and agricultural jobs employed 6,720 people in the county.
The 2017 census shows commodity sales, which includes crops and livestock, were about $118.9 million for Sedgwick County. Statewide, commodity sales were about $18.8 billion.