Soybean Subsidies in the United States totaled $46.1 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in the United States Receiving soybean subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Soybean Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Cass County, North Dakota$285,693,6380.6%0.6%
2Brown County, South Dakota$237,081,4040.5%1.1%
3Richland County, North Dakota$196,610,3740.4%1.6%
4Spink County, South Dakota$196,347,5910.4%2.0%
5Stutsman County, North Dakota$181,722,5130.4%2.4%
6McLean County, Illinois$180,160,7840.4%2.8%
7Iroquois County, Illinois$171,719,3350.4%3.1%
8Livingston County, Illinois$171,215,6760.4%3.5%
9Barnes County, North Dakota$170,448,9230.4%3.9%
10La Salle County, Illinois$155,942,9170.3%4.2%
11LaMoure County, North Dakota$151,740,2800.3%4.6%
12Renville County, Minnesota$149,112,7450.3%4.9%
13Champaign County, Illinois$147,009,2160.3%5.2%
14Bolivar County, Mississippi$144,743,0650.3%5.5%
15Kossuth County, Iowa$144,434,5460.3%5.8%
16Polk County, Minnesota$143,331,2890.3%6.1%
17Redwood County, Minnesota$137,801,6830.3%6.4%
18Marshall County, Minnesota$132,231,4180.3%6.7%
19Plymouth County, Iowa$122,803,8080.3%7.0%
20Nobles County, Minnesota$121,232,2420.3%7.3%
21Vermilion County, Illinois$119,950,0140.3%7.5%
22Pottawattamie County, Iowa$119,296,1730.3%7.8%
23Beadle County, South Dakota$118,485,7040.3%8.0%
24Martin County, Minnesota$117,380,6120.3%8.3%
25Faribault County, Minnesota$116,299,2740.3%8.5%
26Blue Earth County, Minnesota$114,857,7930.2%8.8%
27Sunflower County, Mississippi$113,761,2320.2%9.0%
28Roberts County, South Dakota$113,658,1480.2%9.3%
29Sioux County, Iowa$113,504,4840.2%9.5%
30Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$112,667,8940.2%9.8%
31Sargent County, North Dakota$112,420,7050.2%10.0%
32Murray County, Minnesota$111,493,7510.2%10.3%
33Mower County, Minnesota$111,173,6240.2%10.5%
34Traill County, North Dakota$109,578,1290.2%10.7%
35Sangamon County, Illinois$108,128,1300.2%11.0%
36Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$107,886,5990.2%11.2%
37Henry County, Illinois$107,295,9710.2%11.4%
38Jackson County, Minnesota$106,894,2410.2%11.7%
39Christian County, Illinois$106,313,8800.2%11.9%
40Lyon County, Minnesota$105,981,5910.2%12.1%
41Washington County, Mississippi$104,669,7520.2%12.4%
42Logan County, Illinois$103,836,9030.2%12.6%
43Phillips County, Arkansas$102,811,1340.2%12.8%
44Hutchinson County, South Dakota$102,515,9850.2%13.0%
45Clay County, Minnesota$101,640,8520.2%13.2%
46Mississippi County, Arkansas$101,275,2360.2%13.5%
47Kingsbury County, South Dakota$100,533,0850.2%13.7%
48Day County, South Dakota$100,480,6990.2%13.9%
49Woodbury County, Iowa$100,264,6420.2%14.1%
50Benton County, Iowa$100,196,0140.2%14.3%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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