Corn Subsidies in the United States totaled $111.2 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in the United States Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Corn Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1McLean County, Illinois$474,501,4500.4%0.4%
2Kossuth County, Iowa$469,078,6290.4%0.8%
3Iroquois County, Illinois$460,791,0620.4%1.3%
4La Salle County, Illinois$439,478,9690.4%1.7%
5Bureau County, Illinois$419,054,7370.4%2.0%
6Livingston County, Illinois$418,462,7750.4%2.4%
7Yuma County, Colorado$405,203,1710.4%2.8%
8Champaign County, Illinois$393,768,2960.4%3.1%
9Henry County, Illinois$381,250,4030.3%3.5%
10Brown County, South Dakota$374,319,5830.3%3.8%
11Lee County, Illinois$366,945,8180.3%4.1%
12Hamilton County, Nebraska$362,606,6390.3%4.5%
13Renville County, Minnesota$358,330,7540.3%4.8%
14Phelps County, Nebraska$351,514,4330.3%5.1%
15Richland County, North Dakota$346,383,3010.3%5.4%
16Sioux County, Iowa$345,545,7750.3%5.7%
17Martin County, Minnesota$340,963,2250.3%6.0%
18Dawson County, Nebraska$339,486,1640.3%6.3%
19Whiteside County, Illinois$338,396,0160.3%6.6%
20Custer County, Nebraska$336,492,9780.3%6.9%
21York County, Nebraska$335,171,2420.3%7.2%
22DeKalb County, Illinois$329,771,8090.3%7.5%
23Clinton County, Iowa$328,568,7980.3%7.8%
24Ogle County, Illinois$327,705,6980.3%8.1%
25Pottawattamie County, Iowa$324,203,6140.3%8.4%
26Buffalo County, Nebraska$322,742,5640.3%8.7%
27Plymouth County, Iowa$315,730,9390.3%9.0%
28Sangamon County, Illinois$313,724,0180.3%9.3%
29Lincoln County, Nebraska$313,570,0240.3%9.6%
30Redwood County, Minnesota$313,127,9430.3%9.8%
31Faribault County, Minnesota$311,707,7190.3%10.1%
32Vermilion County, Illinois$310,335,0310.3%10.4%
33Hall County, Nebraska$309,035,8790.3%10.7%
34Mower County, Minnesota$307,134,4870.3%11.0%
35Platte County, Nebraska$306,997,4300.3%11.2%
36Holt County, Nebraska$306,791,3730.3%11.5%
37Freeborn County, Minnesota$306,272,3860.3%11.8%
38Fayette County, Iowa$302,375,3470.3%12.1%
39Spink County, South Dakota$302,222,8930.3%12.3%
40Woodbury County, Iowa$298,761,7970.3%12.6%
41Delaware County, Iowa$294,156,5610.3%12.9%
42Antelope County, Nebraska$293,914,0960.3%13.1%
43Blue Earth County, Minnesota$293,688,1820.3%13.4%
44Christian County, Illinois$293,617,2350.3%13.7%
45Franklin County, Iowa$293,143,5030.3%13.9%
46Kearney County, Nebraska$289,236,5250.3%14.2%
47Webster County, Iowa$286,550,6340.3%14.4%
48Logan County, Illinois$286,292,2550.3%14.7%
49Dane County, Wisconsin$285,617,3810.3%15.0%
50Nobles County, Minnesota$282,971,6440.3%15.2%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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