State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Stillwater County, Montana


        Stillwater County is found in south central
    Montana. The Yellowstone River crosses the
    center of the county from west to east. The
    Stillwater River enters in the south and joins
    the Yellowstone River near Columbus. Parts of
    the Gallatin National Forest and Absaroka-
    Beartooth Wilderness blanket the southern tip
    of the county. The second highest peak in the
    state, Mt. Wood, with an elevation of 12,661
    feet, is located in this area. Big game and
    waterfowl hunting, as well as fishing are all
    enjoyed in the county.
Crops - 2008 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
30,600
*
16,000
29,700
*
15,200
29.0
*
23.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
858,000
*
350,000
19
*
35
Barley 7,400 5,300 32.0 Bu. 169,000 34
Oats 500 500 38.0 Bu. 19,000 30
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
2,200
----
----
----
800
1,400
----
173.0
23.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
138,000
32,000
----
*
*
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
----
----
----
55,000
38,000
17,000
1.19
1.20
1.15
Tons
Tons
Tons
65,300
45,500
19,800
29
28
20
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 49,000
*
*
25
*
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2009 6,300 10
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)
635
857,474
1,350
1,148,848