Commodity subsidies in Idaho totaled $2.3 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Idaho Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bingham County, Idaho$189,886,2248.2%8.2%
2Cassia County, Idaho$184,990,6348.0%16.2%
3Power County, Idaho$140,232,8516.1%22.3%
4Twin Falls County, Idaho$131,190,9105.7%28.0%
5Nez Perce County, Idaho$126,098,3505.5%33.5%
6Latah County, Idaho$121,624,0165.3%38.7%
7Minidoka County, Idaho$108,057,1544.7%43.4%
8Bonneville County, Idaho$103,068,8984.5%47.9%
9Jefferson County, Idaho$96,237,2644.2%52.0%
10Jerome County, Idaho$92,844,2084.0%56.1%
11Lewis County, Idaho$86,555,8123.7%59.8%
12Idaho County, Idaho$83,580,0133.6%63.4%
13Canyon County, Idaho$79,442,6843.4%66.9%
14Gooding County, Idaho$70,107,4763.0%69.9%
15Fremont County, Idaho$64,495,4482.8%72.7%
16Madison County, Idaho$61,349,3692.7%75.4%
17Caribou County, Idaho$60,665,0412.6%78.0%
18Franklin County, Idaho$41,980,3481.8%79.8%
19Oneida County, Idaho$40,289,1951.7%81.5%
20Elmore County, Idaho$36,770,6841.6%83.1%
21Owyhee County, Idaho$36,268,0131.6%84.7%
22Benewah County, Idaho$35,669,2881.5%86.3%
23Bannock County, Idaho$34,706,8041.5%87.8%
24Ada County, Idaho$31,004,4211.3%89.1%
25Lincoln County, Idaho$30,066,1301.3%90.4%
26Payette County, Idaho$25,338,4701.1%91.5%
27Butte County, Idaho$23,505,3741.0%92.5%
28Teton County, Idaho$23,354,1941.0%93.5%
29Washington County, Idaho$21,686,0300.9%94.5%
30Boundary County, Idaho$20,940,0320.9%95.4%
31Bear Lake County, Idaho$19,371,4750.8%96.2%
32Kootenai County, Idaho$18,126,7090.8%97.0%
33Clark County, Idaho$16,729,3640.7%97.7%
34Blaine County, Idaho$13,614,9930.6%98.3%
35Gem County, Idaho$11,972,5520.5%98.8%
36Clearwater County, Idaho$8,714,1770.4%99.2%
37Camas County, Idaho$8,292,9990.4%99.6%
38Lemhi County, Idaho$3,519,0930.2%99.7%
39Custer County, Idaho$3,340,5990.1%99.9%
40$1,020,5930.0%99.9%
41Adams County, Idaho$850,0950.0%100.0%
42Valley County, Idaho$561,4000.0%100.0%
43Bonner County, Idaho$484,8960.0%100.0%
44Boise County, Idaho$38,9610.0%100.0%

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.

 

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