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 - 2012 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
66,800
*
26,500
64,700
*
25,000
24.0
*
38.3
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,550,000
*
958,000
17
*
21
Barley 21,000 19,000 76.4 Bu. 1,452,000 8
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
16,800
----
----
----
10,500
5,800
----
103.0
24.5
----
Bu.
Tons
----
1,081,000
141,000
----
1
1
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 7,200 7,200 26.5 Tons 191,000 3
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
----
----
----
42,000
35,000
7,000
2.21
2.40
1.30
Tons
Tons
Tons
93,000
84,000
9,000
16
9
44
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, 2013 90,000
33,000
400
4
16
7
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2013 2,800 27
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2012 * *
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