Dairy Program Subsidies in Colorado totaled $38.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Colorado Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Weld County, Colorado$22,293,11858.0%58.0%
2Larimer County, Colorado$3,674,0309.6%67.6%
3Morgan County, Colorado$3,665,6539.5%77.1%
4Delta County, Colorado$1,388,8413.6%80.7%
5Montrose County, Colorado$939,3802.4%83.2%
6Adams County, Colorado$935,7142.4%85.6%
7Fremont County, Colorado$855,9162.2%87.8%
8Yuma County, Colorado$791,5462.1%89.9%
9Phillips County, Colorado$505,9811.3%91.2%
10Mesa County, Colorado$437,4791.1%92.4%
11Pueblo County, Colorado$414,0351.1%93.4%
12Washington County, Colorado$401,3941.0%94.5%
13El Paso County, Colorado$374,5961.0%95.5%
14Kit Carson County, Colorado$365,3011.0%96.4%
15Elbert County, Colorado$294,5690.8%97.2%
16Conejos County, Colorado$285,2210.7%97.9%
17Huerfano County, Colorado$243,8560.6%98.6%
18Alamosa County, Colorado$111,0890.3%98.8%
19Rio Grande County, Colorado$107,0400.3%99.1%
20Crowley County, Colorado$84,7340.2%99.3%
21Chaffee County, Colorado$83,9900.2%99.6%
22Boulder County, Colorado$46,1570.1%99.7%
23Logan County, Colorado$36,7130.1%99.8%
24Otero County, Colorado$27,3730.1%99.9%
25Bent County, Colorado$22,2570.1%99.9%
26Arapahoe County, Colorado$15,6400.0%99.9%
27Saguache County, Colorado$10,8030.0%100.0%
28La Plata County, Colorado$4,1170.0%100.0%
29Jefferson County, Colorado$2,9100.0%100.0%
30Las Animas County, Colorado$1,7500.0%100.0%

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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