Soybean Subsidies in the United States totaled $35.6 billion from 1995-2016.

Counties in the United States Receiving soybean subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank County Soybean Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Cass County, North Dakota$232,881,3040.7%0.7%
2Brown County, South Dakota$184,579,3000.5%1.2%
3Spink County, South Dakota$158,012,4740.4%1.6%
4Richland County, North Dakota$155,046,6950.4%2.1%
5McLean County, Illinois$143,985,5530.4%2.5%
6Iroquois County, Illinois$139,687,6990.4%2.8%
7Livingston County, Illinois$139,216,0320.4%3.2%
8Barnes County, North Dakota$132,957,2760.4%3.6%
9Stutsman County, North Dakota$131,165,1770.4%4.0%
10La Salle County, Illinois$123,865,3200.3%4.3%
11Renville County, Minnesota$122,669,3320.3%4.7%
12Kossuth County, Iowa$119,953,1530.3%5.0%
13Redwood County, Minnesota$115,028,2410.3%5.3%
14Champaign County, Illinois$114,681,1030.3%5.7%
15LaMoure County, North Dakota$110,326,0950.3%6.0%
16Polk County, Minnesota$109,233,6660.3%6.3%
17Bolivar County, Mississippi$106,659,6690.3%6.6%
18Nobles County, Minnesota$101,667,9030.3%6.9%
19Martin County, Minnesota$99,726,7760.3%7.1%
20Pottawattamie County, Iowa$96,839,5040.3%7.4%
21Marshall County, Minnesota$96,379,9310.3%7.7%
22Plymouth County, Iowa$96,167,1910.3%7.9%
23Faribault County, Minnesota$95,809,4940.3%8.2%
24Blue Earth County, Minnesota$95,600,1470.3%8.5%
25Vermilion County, Illinois$95,343,2420.3%8.7%
26Beadle County, South Dakota$94,725,1640.3%9.0%
27Murray County, Minnesota$93,975,9370.3%9.3%
28Mower County, Minnesota$92,332,7620.3%9.5%
29Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$92,102,1010.3%9.8%
30Sioux County, Iowa$91,263,7860.3%10.1%
31Roberts County, South Dakota$90,579,8330.3%10.3%
32Jackson County, Minnesota$89,634,5000.3%10.6%
33Sargent County, North Dakota$87,827,3770.2%10.8%
34Lyon County, Minnesota$87,554,9140.2%11.1%
35Traill County, North Dakota$87,303,7020.2%11.3%
36Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$85,910,7650.2%11.5%
37Henry County, Illinois$85,055,8750.2%11.8%
38Sangamon County, Illinois$83,494,7930.2%12.0%
39Christian County, Illinois$82,492,1390.2%12.2%
40Logan County, Illinois$81,622,2910.2%12.5%
41Webster County, Iowa$81,377,2230.2%12.7%
42Benton County, Iowa$81,315,7550.2%12.9%
43Kingsbury County, South Dakota$81,177,8360.2%13.2%
44Clay County, Minnesota$80,381,0240.2%13.4%
45Day County, South Dakota$79,946,6180.2%13.6%
46Cottonwood County, Minnesota$79,898,9460.2%13.8%
47Hutchinson County, South Dakota$79,855,0700.2%14.1%
48Woodbury County, Iowa$79,335,5640.2%14.3%
49O'Brien County, Iowa$78,871,3270.2%14.5%
50Bureau County, Illinois$78,822,1830.2%14.7%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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