Corn Subsidies in the United States totaled $6.4 billion in 2016

Counties in the United States Receiving corn subsidies, 2016

Rank County Corn Subsidies
2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Brown County, South Dakota$38,699,8550.6%0.6%
2Cass County, North Dakota$29,804,5970.5%1.1%
3Iroquois County, Illinois$29,726,9700.5%1.5%
4La Salle County, Illinois$27,941,5520.4%2.0%
5Livingston County, Illinois$27,857,8240.4%2.4%
6Bureau County, Illinois$26,126,6030.4%2.8%
7Richland County, North Dakota$25,366,6410.4%3.2%
8Kossuth County, Iowa$23,689,8220.4%3.6%
9Hamilton County, Nebraska$23,092,5250.4%3.9%
10McLean County, Illinois$23,009,6720.4%4.3%
11Henry County, Illinois$22,599,6020.4%4.6%
12Lee County, Illinois$22,461,7020.3%5.0%
13Ogle County, Illinois$22,461,6940.3%5.3%
14Antelope County, Nebraska$22,140,0320.3%5.7%
15Whiteside County, Illinois$22,019,9570.3%6.0%
16DeKalb County, Illinois$21,912,3820.3%6.4%
17Phelps County, Nebraska$21,323,1700.3%6.7%
18Champaign County, Illinois$21,215,1340.3%7.0%
19Clinton County, Iowa$20,342,5370.3%7.3%
20LaMoure County, North Dakota$19,831,7320.3%7.6%
21Vermilion County, Illinois$19,825,0910.3%8.0%
22Dickey County, North Dakota$19,474,3290.3%8.3%
23Yuma County, Colorado$19,429,1550.3%8.6%
24Boone County, Nebraska$19,297,2070.3%8.9%
25Dane County, Wisconsin$19,078,8580.3%9.2%
26Logan County, Illinois$18,979,1060.3%9.5%
27Hall County, Nebraska$18,910,8740.3%9.7%
28Stephenson County, Illinois$18,881,1780.3%10.0%
29Sangamon County, Illinois$18,880,9240.3%10.3%
30Hutchinson County, South Dakota$18,788,7250.3%10.6%
31York County, Nebraska$18,646,7700.3%10.9%
32Platte County, Nebraska$18,408,9750.3%11.2%
33Stutsman County, North Dakota$18,336,1150.3%11.5%
34Spink County, South Dakota$18,264,3980.3%11.8%
35Martin County, Minnesota$18,253,9320.3%12.1%
36Custer County, Nebraska$18,183,3760.3%12.3%
37Kearney County, Nebraska$18,137,8640.3%12.6%
38Fillmore County, Nebraska$18,025,9080.3%12.9%
39Renville County, Minnesota$17,943,4500.3%13.2%
40Christian County, Illinois$17,851,2520.3%13.5%
41Swift County, Minnesota$17,381,4570.3%13.7%
42Barnes County, North Dakota$17,179,1360.3%14.0%
43Fayette County, Iowa$17,158,6210.3%14.3%
44Buffalo County, Nebraska$17,134,4150.3%14.5%
45Cedar County, Nebraska$17,012,8800.3%14.8%
46Shelby County, Iowa$16,913,5240.3%15.1%
47Cedar County, Iowa$16,687,4850.3%15.3%
48Monona County, Iowa$16,682,8840.3%15.6%
49Adams County, Nebraska$16,425,3450.3%15.8%
50Shelby County, Illinois$16,419,3510.3%16.1%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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