State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Carbon County, Montana


        Carbon County, situated in the south central
    portion of Montana, was established in March
    1895. It's northern boundary is marked by the
    Yellowstone River, while the southwestern corner
    of the county is covered with part of the Custer
    National Forest and the Beartooth Mountain
    Range. Several unnamed mountain peaks in this
    range within Carbon County's boundaries boast
    elevations above 13,000 feet.
Crops - 2004 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
4,500
*
*
4,300
*
*
32
*
*
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
138,000
*
*
33
*
*
Barley 9,500 8,800 93 Bu. 816,000 15
Oats 1,000 400 98 Bu. 39,000 21
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
5,300
----
----
----
1,600
3,700
----
139
25
----
Bu.
Tons
----
223,000
93,000
----
3
5
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 4,410 4,320 20.4 Tons 88,000 4
Dry Beans 1/ 2,200 2,200 2,730 Cwt. 60,000 1
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
42,000
23,000
19,000
2.53
3.1
1.8
Tons
Tons
Tons
106,300
71,400
34,900
21
19
19
1/ Yield is in pounds, production is in hundredweight. *Either zero or insufficient data for publication.
Livestock Reference Date Number of Head Rank
All Cattle & Calves
    Beef Cows & Heifers 2/
    Milk Cows & Heifers 2/
January 1, 2005 57,000
26,600
*
15
23
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2005 8,700 10
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2004 * *
2/ That have calved. * Insufficient data for publication
Census of Agriculture - 2002 -
Number of Farms
Land in Farms (Acres)
Average Farm Size (Acres)
Total Land Area (Acres)
703
753,504
1,072
1,310,714