Commodity subsidies in Mesa County, Colorado totaled $10.3 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Mesa County, Colorado Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||4th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)||$2,671,261,709||90.1%||90.1%|
|2||3rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)||$176,167,149||5.9%||96.1%|
|3||2nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)||$34,831,654||1.2%||97.3%|
|4||6th District of Colorado (Rep. Jason Crow)||$17,726,368||0.6%||97.9%|
|5||5th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)||$6,324,472||0.2%||98.1%|
|6||7th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)||$4,580,585||0.2%||98.2%|
|7||1st District of Colorado (Rep. Diana DeGette)||$2,524,024||0.1%||98.3%|
NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District
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.