NC State Extension

N.C. Blueberry Statistics

Blueberry Variety2
  • $66.9 million: Production value (2016 USDA)
  • 46 million: Pounds produced annually (2016 USDA)
  • 6th: North Carolina’s national rank for blueberry production (2015 USDA)
  • 7,200: Acres harvested (2016 USDA)
  • 7.9%: North Carolina’s percentage of U.S. national production (2016 USDA)
  • 100+: Number of N.C. blueberry operations