Livestock Subsidies in Colorado totaled $282 million from 1995-2017.

Counties in Colorado Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Lincoln County, Colorado$17,168,5516.1%6.1%
2Yuma County, Colorado$16,982,1896.0%12.1%
3Baca County, Colorado$16,837,0866.0%18.1%
4Otero County, Colorado$16,798,0706.0%24.1%
5Las Animas County, Colorado$16,094,3585.7%29.8%
6Bent County, Colorado$13,240,2524.7%34.5%
7Crowley County, Colorado$12,134,5334.3%38.8%
8Prowers County, Colorado$11,762,5964.2%43.0%
9Kit Carson County, Colorado$10,595,9993.8%46.7%
10Washington County, Colorado$10,362,6733.7%50.4%
11Logan County, Colorado$9,258,4933.3%53.7%
12Kiowa County, Colorado$9,194,1883.3%57.0%
13Cheyenne County, Colorado$8,729,7423.1%60.1%
14Weld County, Colorado$8,436,8693.0%63.1%
15Moffat County, Colorado$8,275,9652.9%66.0%
16Elbert County, Colorado$8,220,8072.9%68.9%
17Pueblo County, Colorado$7,151,7002.5%71.5%
18Conejos County, Colorado$7,110,3842.5%74.0%
19Rio Blanco County, Colorado$5,976,2502.1%76.1%
20Morgan County, Colorado$5,319,8031.9%78.0%
21Montrose County, Colorado$5,174,9291.8%79.8%
22El Paso County, Colorado$4,999,4931.8%81.6%
23Montezuma County, Colorado$4,870,3081.7%83.3%
24Saguache County, Colorado$4,550,9151.6%85.0%
25Mesa County, Colorado$3,558,4701.3%86.2%
26Sedgwick County, Colorado$3,141,8381.1%87.3%
27Huerfano County, Colorado$2,914,9821.0%88.4%
28Garfield County, Colorado$2,842,6711.0%89.4%
29Routt County, Colorado$2,796,5151.0%90.4%
30Delta County, Colorado$2,287,2530.8%91.2%
31Arapahoe County, Colorado$2,087,7170.7%91.9%
32Phillips County, Colorado$1,868,6770.7%92.6%
33La Plata County, Colorado$1,729,1430.6%93.2%
34Gunnison County, Colorado$1,553,8010.6%93.8%
35Jackson County, Colorado$1,529,4690.5%94.3%
36Custer County, Colorado$1,522,3960.5%94.8%
37Rio Grande County, Colorado$1,430,5810.5%95.3%
38Larimer County, Colorado$1,393,1820.5%95.8%
39Fremont County, Colorado$1,305,6100.5%96.3%
40Park County, Colorado$1,244,4940.4%96.7%
41Eagle County, Colorado$1,218,5070.4%97.2%
42Grand County, Colorado$1,040,6010.4%97.6%
43Adams County, Colorado$1,025,1680.4%97.9%
44Chaffee County, Colorado$925,9970.3%98.2%
45San Miguel County, Colorado$806,0560.3%98.5%
46Alamosa County, Colorado$795,3700.3%98.8%
47Costilla County, Colorado$691,1700.2%99.1%
48Ouray County, Colorado$609,5120.2%99.3%
49Archuleta County, Colorado$514,3300.2%99.5%
50Dolores County, Colorado$499,6180.2%99.6%
51Douglas County, Colorado$478,6750.2%99.8%
52Boulder County, Colorado$216,0400.1%99.9%
53Teller County, Colorado$99,2960.0%99.9%
54Pitkin County, Colorado$70,3150.0%99.9%
55Mineral County, Colorado$55,4620.0%100.0%
56Jefferson County, Colorado$40,9340.0%100.0%
57Lake County, Colorado$30,5740.0%100.0%
58Hinsdale County, Colorado$23,4120.0%100.0%
59Summit County, Colorado$14,0840.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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