State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Jefferson County, Montana


        Established in February 1865, Jefferson County
    is one of the original counties of the
    Montana Territory. Within its boundaries are
    are parts of the Deer Lodge and Helena National
    Forests. The Boulder River traverses the
    county from west to east. The town of Boulder
    is the county seat.
Crops - 2004 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
*
*
*
*
*
Barley * * * Bu. * *
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
*
----
*
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
19,000
11,000
8,000
2.48
2.8
2.1
Tons
Tons
Tons
47,200
30,800
16,400
39
32
36
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 22,300
15,100
*
40
41
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2005 800 *
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)
372
387,077
1,041
1,060,247