Corn Subsidies in Colorado totaled $1.7 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Colorado Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Corn Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Yuma County, Colorado$418,950,68124.1%24.1%
2Kit Carson County, Colorado$252,837,26514.6%38.7%
3Weld County, Colorado$170,573,1169.8%48.5%
4Phillips County, Colorado$153,349,6358.8%57.4%
5Morgan County, Colorado$137,539,4537.9%65.3%
6Logan County, Colorado$108,723,5516.3%71.6%
7Baca County, Colorado$85,926,0515.0%76.5%
8Sedgwick County, Colorado$79,654,2074.6%81.1%
9Washington County, Colorado$72,241,1084.2%85.3%
10Cheyenne County, Colorado$51,171,6812.9%88.2%
11Prowers County, Colorado$39,891,5472.3%90.5%
12Otero County, Colorado$32,302,5141.9%92.4%
13Bent County, Colorado$21,154,5521.2%93.6%
14Larimer County, Colorado$17,659,1151.0%94.6%
15Adams County, Colorado$16,787,1261.0%95.6%
16Lincoln County, Colorado$15,887,4210.9%96.5%
17Kiowa County, Colorado$14,065,6040.8%97.3%
18Pueblo County, Colorado$12,184,7970.7%98.0%
19Montrose County, Colorado$7,968,8810.5%98.5%
20Delta County, Colorado$5,671,6040.3%98.8%
21Crowley County, Colorado$5,617,9140.3%99.1%
22Mesa County, Colorado$4,378,3930.3%99.4%
23Boulder County, Colorado$3,947,5270.2%99.6%
24Elbert County, Colorado$3,049,8460.2%99.8%
25Arapahoe County, Colorado$2,499,8750.1%99.9%
26Montezuma County, Colorado$821,8060.0%100.0%
27Denver County, Colorado$180,6440.0%100.0%
28Las Animas County, Colorado$130,2530.0%100.0%
29La Plata County, Colorado$129,4060.0%100.0%
30Huerfano County, Colorado$91,8420.0%100.0%
31El Paso County, Colorado$86,5440.0%100.0%
32Garfield County, Colorado$64,5830.0%100.0%
33Dolores County, Colorado$59,0800.0%100.0%
34$22,5630.0%100.0%
35Conejos County, Colorado$21,5690.0%100.0%
36Fremont County, Colorado$15,6410.0%100.0%
37Saguache County, Colorado$9,8160.0%100.0%
38Alamosa County, Colorado$3,4110.0%100.0%
39Costilla County, Colorado$8410.0%100.0%
40Douglas County, Colorado$3210.0%100.0%
41Rio Grande County, Colorado$2220.0%100.0%

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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