Commodity subsidies in Colorado totaled $86.8 million in 2018

Counties in Colorado Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Washington County, Colorado$9,842,49411.3%11.3%
2Baca County, Colorado$9,354,38110.8%22.1%
3Kit Carson County, Colorado$8,751,94010.1%32.2%
4Weld County, Colorado$7,677,1588.8%41.0%
5Yuma County, Colorado$6,880,5077.9%49.0%
6Cheyenne County, Colorado$5,130,6535.9%54.9%
7Logan County, Colorado$4,681,2835.4%60.3%
8Lincoln County, Colorado$3,979,1804.6%64.8%
9Phillips County, Colorado$3,908,0944.5%69.3%
10Adams County, Colorado$3,851,2894.4%73.8%
11Kiowa County, Colorado$3,720,1024.3%78.1%
12Prowers County, Colorado$3,406,0193.9%82.0%
13Morgan County, Colorado$3,024,8423.5%85.5%
14Sedgwick County, Colorado$2,817,1493.2%88.7%
15Arapahoe County, Colorado$1,478,4461.7%90.4%
16Rio Grande County, Colorado$1,355,0071.6%92.0%
17Elbert County, Colorado$902,2131.0%93.0%
18Saguache County, Colorado$746,1450.9%93.9%
19Alamosa County, Colorado$545,7280.6%94.5%
20Conejos County, Colorado$522,4530.6%95.1%
21Larimer County, Colorado$373,4380.4%95.5%
22Bent County, Colorado$357,3470.4%96.0%
23Otero County, Colorado$346,3900.4%96.4%
24Mesa County, Colorado$329,0470.4%96.7%
25Montrose County, Colorado$320,0140.4%97.1%
26Costilla County, Colorado$290,4150.3%97.4%
27Dolores County, Colorado$276,8120.3%97.8%
28Delta County, Colorado$262,4240.3%98.1%
29Pueblo County, Colorado$254,1540.3%98.3%
30Montezuma County, Colorado$248,1750.3%98.6%
31Moffat County, Colorado$246,5210.3%98.9%
32Boulder County, Colorado$160,3010.2%99.1%
33Crowley County, Colorado$155,5360.2%99.3%
34Routt County, Colorado$142,5760.2%99.4%
35Denver County, Colorado$125,1510.1%99.6%
36Las Animas County, Colorado$120,4220.1%99.7%
37Rio Blanco County, Colorado$49,6360.1%99.8%
38Garfield County, Colorado$43,0840.0%99.8%
39La Plata County, Colorado$42,1630.0%99.9%
40Fremont County, Colorado$22,6380.0%99.9%
41San Miguel County, Colorado$20,2280.0%99.9%
42El Paso County, Colorado$19,0760.0%100.0%
43Douglas County, Colorado$12,4310.0%100.0%
44Archuleta County, Colorado$11,4480.0%100.0%
45$9,6290.0%100.0%
46Eagle County, Colorado$1,1600.0%100.0%
47Huerfano County, Colorado$8300.0%100.0%
48Summit County, Colorado$7540.0%100.0%
49Pitkin County, Colorado$7500.0%100.0%
50Grand County, Colorado$4310.0%100.0%
51Ouray County, Colorado$3650.0%100.0%
52Custer County, Colorado$50.0%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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