Corn Subsidies in the United States totaled $2.7 billion in 2019

Counties in the United States Receiving corn subsidies, 2019

Rank County Corn Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Brown County, South Dakota$23,641,0910.9%0.9%
2Spink County, South Dakota$17,914,3740.7%1.5%
3Cass County, North Dakota$17,129,5710.6%2.2%
4Hutchinson County, South Dakota$17,129,3620.6%2.8%
5Beadle County, South Dakota$16,109,6960.6%3.4%
6Richland County, North Dakota$15,670,7010.6%3.9%
7Hand County, South Dakota$14,589,4100.5%4.5%
8Dickey County, North Dakota$14,316,5070.5%5.0%
9LaMoure County, North Dakota$13,098,1010.5%5.5%
10Barnes County, North Dakota$12,057,9620.4%5.9%
11Stutsman County, North Dakota$11,177,8840.4%6.3%
12Charles Mix County, South Dakota$11,106,2510.4%6.7%
13Sargent County, North Dakota$10,817,6470.4%7.1%
14Thomas County, Kansas$10,574,1790.4%7.5%
15Turner County, South Dakota$10,436,5770.4%7.9%
16Edmunds County, South Dakota$10,381,5590.4%8.3%
17Kingsbury County, South Dakota$10,265,0490.4%8.7%
18McCook County, South Dakota$10,256,0450.4%9.1%
19Wayne County, Illinois$9,586,7800.4%9.4%
20Roberts County, South Dakota$9,108,0870.3%9.7%
21Minnehaha County, South Dakota$9,011,0550.3%10.1%
22Kit Carson County, Colorado$8,800,3480.3%10.4%
23Faulk County, South Dakota$8,684,7100.3%10.7%
24Marshall County, South Dakota$8,403,8500.3%11.0%
25Clay County, South Dakota$8,198,3190.3%11.3%
26Lincoln County, South Dakota$8,170,9490.3%11.6%
27Clark County, South Dakota$8,125,6380.3%11.9%
28Ransom County, North Dakota$8,079,5420.3%12.2%
29Hanson County, South Dakota$8,004,3570.3%12.5%
30Iroquois County, Illinois$7,828,9050.3%12.8%
31Bon Homme County, South Dakota$7,816,6480.3%13.1%
32Douglas County, South Dakota$7,772,6910.3%13.4%
33Lake County, South Dakota$7,731,6400.3%13.6%
34Grand Forks County, North Dakota$7,701,7750.3%13.9%
35Stearns County, Minnesota$7,700,4050.3%14.2%
36Day County, South Dakota$7,658,5290.3%14.5%
37Atchison County, Missouri$7,640,6130.3%14.8%
38Traill County, North Dakota$7,638,8440.3%15.1%
39Sherman County, Kansas$7,317,4640.3%15.3%
40Lyon County, Minnesota$7,188,0910.3%15.6%
41Yankton County, South Dakota$7,129,0980.3%15.8%
42Aurora County, South Dakota$7,098,5380.3%16.1%
43Davison County, South Dakota$6,987,1240.3%16.4%
44Brookings County, South Dakota$6,898,8500.3%16.6%
45Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$6,862,0700.3%16.9%
46Clay County, Minnesota$6,771,2410.2%17.1%
47White County, Illinois$6,758,2150.2%17.4%
48La Salle County, Illinois$6,750,5390.2%17.6%
49Holt County, Missouri$6,748,7220.2%17.9%
50Grant County, South Dakota$6,623,7150.2%18.1%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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