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 - 2011 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
71,800
*
17,600
69,500
*
16,700
35.0
*
48.2
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
2,434,000
*
805,000
9
*
20
Barley 19,000 18,000 60.9 Bu. 1,096,000 7
Oats 1,000 400 42.5 Bu. 17,000 21
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
17,500
----
----
----
8,800
8,400
----
102.3
24.5
----
Bu.
Tons
----
900,000
206,000
----
2
1
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 7,500 7,100 25.6 Tons 182,000 3
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans

*

*

*

Cwt.

*

*
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
*  

*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
*
56,000
13,000
*
2.30
1.40
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
130,000
18,000
*
11
27
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 86,000
32,000
400
4
16
7
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2012 2,900 26
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2011 * *
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