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 - 2008 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
*
2,300
*
*
2,300
*
*
33.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
*
77,000
*
*
49
Barley * * * Bu. * *
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
*
----
*
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
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
----
----
----
17,000
12,000
5,000
2.68
3.10
1.70
Tons
Tons
Tons
45,500
37,000
8,500
35
33
45
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 21,500
*
*
44
*
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2009 1,300 39
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2008 * *
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)
370
391,248
1,057
1,060,228