Corn Subsidies in Iowa totaled $19.7 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Iowa Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Corn Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Kossuth County, Iowa$478,287,1172.4%2.4%
2Sioux County, Iowa$354,928,7541.8%4.2%
3Clinton County, Iowa$335,234,1101.7%5.9%
4Pottawattamie County, Iowa$333,641,5391.7%7.6%
5Plymouth County, Iowa$327,616,7391.7%9.3%
6Fayette County, Iowa$308,731,2961.6%10.9%
7Woodbury County, Iowa$307,511,8351.6%12.4%
8Delaware County, Iowa$300,797,1771.5%14.0%
9Franklin County, Iowa$299,696,2151.5%15.5%
10Webster County, Iowa$292,644,4721.5%17.0%
11Benton County, Iowa$286,322,9281.5%18.4%
12Buchanan County, Iowa$282,423,1891.4%19.9%
13Cerro Gordo County, Iowa$281,153,2141.4%21.3%
14Wright County, Iowa$279,269,9901.4%22.7%
15Hancock County, Iowa$278,906,1671.4%24.1%
16Cedar County, Iowa$278,902,9011.4%25.5%
17Crawford County, Iowa$275,180,1291.4%26.9%
18Tama County, Iowa$271,015,9991.4%28.3%
19Hardin County, Iowa$270,657,9291.4%29.7%
20Hamilton County, Iowa$263,182,4581.3%31.0%
21Pocahontas County, Iowa$260,373,4071.3%32.3%
22Grundy County, Iowa$256,589,1211.3%33.7%
23Palo Alto County, Iowa$252,878,7131.3%34.9%
24Monona County, Iowa$252,628,2961.3%36.2%
25Shelby County, Iowa$252,445,4481.3%37.5%
26Butler County, Iowa$251,425,3501.3%38.8%
27O'Brien County, Iowa$244,944,8131.2%40.0%
28Buena Vista County, Iowa$244,154,9731.2%41.3%
29Jones County, Iowa$241,831,9611.2%42.5%
30Story County, Iowa$241,442,6921.2%43.7%
31Calhoun County, Iowa$238,840,2441.2%44.9%
32Carroll County, Iowa$238,713,0331.2%46.1%
33Sac County, Iowa$236,609,0091.2%47.3%
34Harrison County, Iowa$236,143,5641.2%48.5%
35Greene County, Iowa$234,695,2571.2%49.7%
36Jasper County, Iowa$234,519,2111.2%50.9%
37Marshall County, Iowa$234,223,8771.2%52.1%
38Linn County, Iowa$230,510,7651.2%53.3%
39Clay County, Iowa$228,083,3791.2%54.5%
40Lyon County, Iowa$227,502,2451.2%55.6%
41Black Hawk County, Iowa$226,347,9751.2%56.8%
42Winneshiek County, Iowa$223,575,7101.1%57.9%
43Clayton County, Iowa$223,263,7641.1%59.0%
44Cherokee County, Iowa$222,147,8011.1%60.2%
45Floyd County, Iowa$221,618,2031.1%61.3%
46Boone County, Iowa$219,783,0711.1%62.4%
47Mitchell County, Iowa$212,686,2061.1%63.5%
48Chickasaw County, Iowa$207,249,9881.1%64.5%
49Washington County, Iowa$202,013,4131.0%65.6%
50Winnebago County, Iowa$198,802,6551.0%66.6%
51Humboldt County, Iowa$196,487,6401.0%67.6%
52Dubuque County, Iowa$193,736,0121.0%68.6%
53Bremer County, Iowa$190,342,0651.0%69.5%
54Mahaska County, Iowa$188,524,3061.0%70.5%
55Scott County, Iowa$187,868,1821.0%71.4%
56Keokuk County, Iowa$187,451,8361.0%72.4%
57Johnson County, Iowa$187,438,4781.0%73.3%
58Poweshiek County, Iowa$186,932,8860.9%74.3%
59Cass County, Iowa$186,648,0790.9%75.2%
60Ida County, Iowa$185,829,8070.9%76.2%
61Iowa County, Iowa$185,000,5080.9%77.1%
62Dallas County, Iowa$181,865,2720.9%78.0%
63Worth County, Iowa$177,362,3680.9%78.9%
64Howard County, Iowa$176,645,9530.9%79.8%
65Emmet County, Iowa$175,473,9470.9%80.7%
66Fremont County, Iowa$171,430,2120.9%81.6%
67Osceola County, Iowa$167,762,6400.9%82.5%
68Audubon County, Iowa$161,881,4870.8%83.3%
69Jackson County, Iowa$161,305,3010.8%84.1%
70Guthrie County, Iowa$152,349,7770.8%84.9%
71Muscatine County, Iowa$150,142,8290.8%85.6%
72Mills County, Iowa$145,170,6340.7%86.4%
73Adair County, Iowa$141,821,0520.7%87.1%
74Page County, Iowa$137,284,5330.7%87.8%
75Henry County, Iowa$136,819,2740.7%88.5%
76Louisa County, Iowa$136,597,4470.7%89.2%
77Dickinson County, Iowa$130,053,1200.7%89.8%
78Montgomery County, Iowa$129,413,9480.7%90.5%
79Polk County, Iowa$125,815,6770.6%91.1%
80Des Moines County, Iowa$120,476,2580.6%91.7%
81Allamakee County, Iowa$115,963,1410.6%92.3%
82Lee County, Iowa$113,943,8550.6%92.9%
83Marion County, Iowa$112,190,7670.6%93.5%
84Jefferson County, Iowa$111,923,0230.6%94.1%
85Warren County, Iowa$107,322,9570.5%94.6%
86Taylor County, Iowa$101,613,6960.5%95.1%
87Madison County, Iowa$100,594,3760.5%95.6%
88Wayne County, Iowa$95,617,7140.5%96.1%
89Adams County, Iowa$94,243,1620.5%96.6%
90Wapello County, Iowa$93,073,0560.5%97.1%
91Union County, Iowa$79,755,3990.4%97.5%
92Ringgold County, Iowa$74,613,0630.4%97.9%
93Van Buren County, Iowa$73,308,0950.4%98.2%
94Davis County, Iowa$68,225,9860.3%98.6%
95Clarke County, Iowa$65,161,4900.3%98.9%
96Decatur County, Iowa$57,903,3320.3%99.2%
97Appanoose County, Iowa$53,666,2530.3%99.5%
98Monroe County, Iowa$53,200,7410.3%99.7%
99Lucas County, Iowa$51,474,5420.3%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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