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 - 2011 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
5,600
*
5,200
5,300
*
4,600
26.6
*
48.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
141,000
*
223,000
42
*
38
Barley 10,000 9,000 82.4 Bu. 742,000 9
Oats 600 300 76.7 Bu. 23,000 12
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
5,800
----
----
----
2,600
3,200
----
161.5
25.5
----
Bu.
Tons
----
420,000
81,000
----
3
2
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 3,600 3,600 25.6 Tons 92,000 4
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
1,200
*
*
1,200
*
*
2,580
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
31,000
*
*
3
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans

1,200

1,200

2,580

Cwt.

31,000

3
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

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*
*
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*
*
*
*
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Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
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All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
*
31,000
10,000
*
3.05
2.10
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
95,000
21,000
*
18
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, 2012 60,000
29,500
*
17
22
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2012 5,100 12
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2011 500 20
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