State Statistical 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 - 2007 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
4,100
*
1,700
3,300
*
1,300
28
*
28
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
93,000
*
37,000
41
*
47
Barley 8,400 7,000 98 Bu. 688,000 13
Oats 800 400 78 Bu. 31,000 26
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
6,100
----
----
----
3,400
2,600
----
156
27
----
Bu.
Tons
----
532,000
70,000
----
4
5
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 3,580 3,530 25.6 Tons 90,400 5
Dry Beans 1/ 1,700 1,700 2,100 Cwt. 35,700 2
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
44,000
29,000
15,000
2.54
2.6
2.4
Tons
Tons
Tons
111,600
76,000
35,600
20
21
11
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, 2008 52,800
26,200
*
21
29
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2008 6,200 15
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2007 800 22
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