State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Granite County, Montana


        Granite County occupies land in western
    Montana. Its terrain is largely mountainous,
    and is comprised of sections of the Deer Lodge
    National Forest. The Continental Divide
    crosses its southeastern boundary, while the
    Sapphire Mountains define the western edge. A
    section of the Anaconda-Pintlar Wilderness area
    lies along the southeastern border. The Clark
    Fork River crosses the northern section of
    Granite County, while Rock Creek traverses the
    entire length of the county in the west.
    Georgetown Lake, a popular fishing spot, lies
    along the southeastern border.
Crops - 2006 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
*
*
*
*
*
Barley 1,300 700 60.0 Bu. 42,000 46
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
*
----
*
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
20,500
7,500
13,000
2.35
3.10
1.90
Tons
Tons
Tons
48,200
23,500
24,700
34
40
13
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, 2007 21,600
15,500
*
41
41
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2007 600 44
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2006 * *
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)
140
282,907
2,021
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