Wheat Subsidies in Colorado totaled $1.9 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in Colorado Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Kit Carson County, Colorado$246,956,34613.1%13.1%
2Washington County, Colorado$211,540,87011.2%24.3%
3Baca County, Colorado$141,627,1777.5%31.8%
4Kiowa County, Colorado$140,154,2777.4%39.2%
5Cheyenne County, Colorado$121,402,6546.4%45.6%
6Yuma County, Colorado$113,628,9036.0%51.7%
7Lincoln County, Colorado$112,792,7466.0%57.6%
8Adams County, Colorado$108,071,8955.7%63.4%
9Logan County, Colorado$102,292,1225.4%68.8%
10Weld County, Colorado$100,185,9335.3%74.1%
11Prowers County, Colorado$95,722,9495.1%79.2%
12Phillips County, Colorado$93,421,6184.9%84.1%
13Sedgwick County, Colorado$60,276,3623.2%87.3%
14Morgan County, Colorado$51,571,8752.7%90.0%
15Arapahoe County, Colorado$46,903,2752.5%92.5%
16Elbert County, Colorado$28,888,1271.5%94.1%
17Saguache County, Colorado$18,209,2821.0%95.0%
18Rio Grande County, Colorado$13,915,6880.7%95.8%
19Bent County, Colorado$9,912,1810.5%96.3%
20Alamosa County, Colorado$9,343,5240.5%96.8%
21Dolores County, Colorado$7,779,8230.4%97.2%
22Moffat County, Colorado$7,459,0650.4%97.6%
23Otero County, Colorado$7,286,3660.4%98.0%
24Montezuma County, Colorado$4,617,5280.2%98.2%
25Routt County, Colorado$4,431,2070.2%98.5%
26Larimer County, Colorado$3,723,3940.2%98.6%
27Las Animas County, Colorado$3,559,0270.2%98.8%
28Costilla County, Colorado$3,352,9950.2%99.0%
29Crowley County, Colorado$2,481,7010.1%99.1%
30Conejos County, Colorado$2,326,2530.1%99.3%
31Pueblo County, Colorado$2,191,8700.1%99.4%
32Rio Blanco County, Colorado$1,687,8440.1%99.5%
33Boulder County, Colorado$1,633,8600.1%99.6%
34Mesa County, Colorado$1,619,9080.1%99.6%
35La Plata County, Colorado$1,214,2400.1%99.7%
36Denver County, Colorado$1,178,3330.1%99.8%
37Douglas County, Colorado$803,2260.0%99.8%
38Montrose County, Colorado$798,9900.0%99.9%
39El Paso County, Colorado$788,0420.0%99.9%
40Garfield County, Colorado$622,7770.0%99.9%
41San Miguel County, Colorado$380,6230.0%100.0%
42Delta County, Colorado$360,5590.0%100.0%
43Archuleta County, Colorado$167,9130.0%100.0%
44Huerfano County, Colorado$133,2350.0%100.0%
45$84,4340.0%100.0%
46Fremont County, Colorado$54,0470.0%100.0%
47Jefferson County, Colorado$48,7390.0%100.0%
48Grand County, Colorado$11,5670.0%100.0%
49Ouray County, Colorado$7,2460.0%100.0%
50Custer County, Colorado$5,2780.0%100.0%
51Pitkin County, Colorado$1,3140.0%100.0%
52Eagle County, Colorado$930.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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