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Will County, Illinois Summary Information

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  • $177 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $139 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $32.1 million in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $3.03 million in conservation subsidies.
  • $2.55 million in disaster subsidies.
  • Illinois ranking: 3 of 50 States
  • 26 percent of farms in Illinois did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Ten percent collected 69 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $99.7 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $23,311 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $664 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in Will County, Illinois, 1995-2012:

Years:
Rank Program
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Number of Recipients
1995-2012
Subsidy Total
1995-2012
1 Corn Subsidies**
 2,498**   $118,825,126
2 Soybean Subsidies**
 2,023**   $40,154,642
3 Wheat Subsidies**
 1,111**   $7,120,972
4 Conservation Reserve Program
 191   $2,885,529
5 Disaster Payments
 487   $2,545,504