State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Yellowstone County, Montana


        Located in south central Montana, Yellow-
    stone County is bisected lengthwise by the north-
    easterly flowing Yellowstone River. The Yellow-
    stone Valley extends through the county, flanked
    by benchlands. The Crow Indian Reservation
    reaches into the southeastern corner. Billings,
    the largest city in the state, is located here
    here making the county foremost commercially
    and industrially in southeastern Montana.
Crops - 2010 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
79,400
*
16,000
77,400
*
15,500
36.7
*
44.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
2,842,000
*
690,000
9
*
28
Barley 22,000 20,000 91.5 Bu. 1,829,000 6
Oats 2,400 800 61.3 Bu. 49,000 10
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
15,500
----
----
----
6,600
8,900
----
145.6
28.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
961,000
251,000
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 6,700 6,700 30.0 Tons 201,000 *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
1,400
*
*
1,100
*
*
2,270
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
25,000
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans

1,400

1,100

2,270

Cwt.

25,000

*
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
*  

*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
62,000
49,000
13,000
2.34
2.50
1.70
Tons
Tons
Tons
145,000
123,000
22,000
16
14
32
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, 2011 86,000
32,500
400
4
16
7
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2011 3,000 26
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2010 * *
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)
1,407
1,615,769
1,148
1,686,490