Soybean Subsidies in the United States totaled $6.2 billion in 2018

Counties in the United States Receiving soybean subsidies, 2018

Rank County Soybean Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Brown County, South Dakota$35,209,3420.6%0.6%
2Cass County, North Dakota$28,537,5040.5%1.0%
3Bolivar County, Mississippi$28,429,0840.5%1.5%
4Richland County, North Dakota$26,457,4930.4%1.9%
5Spink County, South Dakota$25,859,8240.4%2.3%
6Stutsman County, North Dakota$25,097,5970.4%2.8%
7McLean County, Illinois$24,636,7200.4%3.2%
8Marshall County, Minnesota$24,174,8740.4%3.5%
9Washington County, Mississippi$23,848,9160.4%3.9%
10Sunflower County, Mississippi$23,630,3840.4%4.3%
11Champaign County, Illinois$22,848,8470.4%4.7%
12Polk County, Minnesota$22,480,7750.4%5.1%
13LaMoure County, North Dakota$22,427,9720.4%5.4%
14La Salle County, Illinois$22,292,5250.4%5.8%
15Livingston County, Illinois$22,292,4950.4%6.1%
16Iroquois County, Illinois$18,795,5770.3%6.4%
17Renville County, Minnesota$18,420,5400.3%6.7%
18Shelby County, Illinois$17,581,1600.3%7.0%
19Edmunds County, South Dakota$17,516,3550.3%7.3%
20Roberts County, South Dakota$17,229,4260.3%7.6%
21Plymouth County, Iowa$17,127,7760.3%7.9%
22Beadle County, South Dakota$17,093,9800.3%8.2%
23Wood County, Ohio$17,014,7020.3%8.4%
24Sioux County, Iowa$16,973,5700.3%8.7%
25Hand County, South Dakota$16,702,7340.3%9.0%
26Logan County, Illinois$16,442,1500.3%9.2%
27Macoupin County, Illinois$16,231,6530.3%9.5%
28Christian County, Illinois$16,117,1610.3%9.8%
29Sangamon County, Illinois$16,101,5280.3%10.0%
30Kossuth County, Iowa$16,044,6790.3%10.3%
31Vermilion County, Illinois$16,025,0900.3%10.5%
32Redwood County, Minnesota$15,711,7250.3%10.8%
33Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$15,701,8720.3%11.1%
34Grand Forks County, North Dakota$15,683,6790.3%11.3%
35Montgomery County, Illinois$15,629,0570.3%11.6%
36Darke County, Ohio$15,315,6780.2%11.8%
37Arkansas County, Arkansas$15,114,3520.2%12.1%
38DeKalb County, Illinois$15,089,9030.2%12.3%
39Henry County, Illinois$15,054,9450.2%12.6%
40Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$14,531,2130.2%12.8%
41Saunders County, Nebraska$14,451,1030.2%13.0%
42Norman County, Minnesota$14,373,9060.2%13.3%
43Chicot County, Arkansas$14,349,9390.2%13.5%
44Cedar County, Nebraska$14,238,0360.2%13.7%
45Hutchinson County, South Dakota$14,230,3710.2%14.0%
46Platte County, Nebraska$14,191,6320.2%14.2%
47East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$14,186,5550.2%14.4%
48Gage County, Nebraska$14,130,0390.2%14.6%
49Day County, South Dakota$14,036,0760.2%14.9%
50Clay County, Minnesota$14,026,2760.2%15.1%

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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