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 - 2008 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
4,800
*
6,200
4,600
*
6,200
25.0
*
27.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
115,000
*
170,000
42
*
42
Barley 10,500 10,000 94.0 Bu. 940,000 10
Oats 800 600 75.0 Bu. 45,000 12
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
5,400
----
----
----
2,300
2,900
----
149.0
25.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
342,000
73,000
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 3,500 3,500 24.0 Tons 83,900 5
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
* * * Cwt.
Cwt
* *
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
*  

*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
40,500
31,000
9,500
1.99
2.05
1.80
Tons
Tons
Tons
80,500
63,500
17,000
21
21
24
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, 2009 61,000
30,000
*
17
22
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2009 6,300 10
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2008 400 23
2/ That have calved. * Insufficient data for publication
Census of Agriculture - 2007 -
Number of Farms
Land in Farms (Acres)
Average Farm Size (Acres)
Total Land Area (Acres)
715
793,628
1,110
1,310,717