Corn Subsidies in the United States totaled $5.2 billion in 2017

Counties in the United States Receiving corn subsidies, 2017

Rank County Corn Subsidies
2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Spink County, South Dakota$24,967,0140.5%0.5%
2Bureau County, Illinois$23,491,9810.5%0.9%
3Hamilton County, Nebraska$22,282,0140.4%1.4%
4Yuma County, Colorado$21,417,7110.4%1.8%
5Platte County, Nebraska$20,967,0390.4%2.2%
6Phelps County, Nebraska$20,959,1050.4%2.6%
7York County, Nebraska$20,432,0040.4%3.0%
8Dawson County, Nebraska$19,971,3610.4%3.4%
9La Salle County, Illinois$19,702,4490.4%3.7%
10Hutchinson County, South Dakota$18,918,8920.4%4.1%
11Beadle County, South Dakota$18,735,3080.4%4.5%
12Lincoln County, Nebraska$18,517,3720.4%4.8%
13Hall County, Nebraska$18,499,3230.4%5.2%
14Adams County, Nebraska$17,948,9200.3%5.5%
15Brown County, South Dakota$17,727,1590.3%5.9%
16Fillmore County, Nebraska$17,634,2030.3%6.2%
17Custer County, Nebraska$17,597,4500.3%6.6%
18Blue Earth County, Minnesota$17,437,8700.3%6.9%
19Henry County, Illinois$17,201,5780.3%7.2%
20Kearney County, Nebraska$17,177,4160.3%7.6%
21Cedar County, Nebraska$16,075,2900.3%7.9%
22Saunders County, Nebraska$15,910,2060.3%8.2%
23Turner County, South Dakota$15,657,7170.3%8.5%
24Antelope County, Nebraska$15,504,5780.3%8.8%
25Holt County, Nebraska$15,079,7370.3%9.1%
26Whiteside County, Illinois$14,788,9360.3%9.3%
27Clay County, Nebraska$14,514,8790.3%9.6%
28Christian County, Illinois$14,480,6780.3%9.9%
29Knox County, Nebraska$14,409,4660.3%10.2%
30Buffalo County, Nebraska$14,311,7360.3%10.5%
31Perkins County, Nebraska$13,927,5110.3%10.7%
32Cass County, North Dakota$13,884,8050.3%11.0%
33Freeborn County, Minnesota$13,870,4660.3%11.3%
34Dodge County, Nebraska$13,854,0630.3%11.5%
35Richland County, North Dakota$13,715,6660.3%11.8%
36Chase County, Nebraska$13,674,4420.3%12.1%
37Butler County, Nebraska$13,626,5650.3%12.3%
38Charles Mix County, South Dakota$13,505,9020.3%12.6%
39Goodhue County, Minnesota$13,316,9590.3%12.8%
40Hand County, South Dakota$13,313,8840.3%13.1%
41Pierce County, Nebraska$13,280,1990.3%13.3%
42Merrick County, Nebraska$13,274,1720.3%13.6%
43Thomas County, Kansas$13,074,1910.3%13.9%
44Shelby County, Illinois$13,006,3710.3%14.1%
45Thayer County, Nebraska$12,990,4140.3%14.4%
46Boone County, Nebraska$12,954,1550.2%14.6%
47Lee County, Illinois$12,885,6110.2%14.9%
48Cuming County, Nebraska$12,624,1410.2%15.1%
49Knox County, Indiana$12,503,7860.2%15.3%
50Grundy County, Iowa$12,503,4980.2%15.6%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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