Wheat Subsidies in Iowa totaled $34.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Iowa Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Lee County, Iowa$2,302,7186.7%6.7%
2Ringgold County, Iowa$1,939,1475.6%12.3%
3Van Buren County, Iowa$1,791,8125.2%17.4%
4Taylor County, Iowa$1,567,4204.5%22.0%
5Davis County, Iowa$1,447,8994.2%26.1%
6Page County, Iowa$1,208,3173.5%29.6%
7Jefferson County, Iowa$1,120,3363.2%32.9%
8Decatur County, Iowa$1,101,9113.2%36.0%
9Des Moines County, Iowa$1,056,2713.1%39.1%
10Henry County, Iowa$1,048,5223.0%42.1%
11Keokuk County, Iowa$940,6352.7%44.8%
12Pottawattamie County, Iowa$928,2422.7%47.5%
13Montgomery County, Iowa$893,2982.6%50.1%
14Appanoose County, Iowa$842,2492.4%52.5%
15Wayne County, Iowa$839,4782.4%55.0%
16Fremont County, Iowa$800,3742.3%57.3%
17Washington County, Iowa$787,0562.3%59.5%
18Mills County, Iowa$697,7222.0%61.6%
19Johnson County, Iowa$675,7152.0%63.5%
20Union County, Iowa$649,0191.9%65.4%
21Adams County, Iowa$634,1681.8%67.2%
22Cass County, Iowa$622,0561.8%69.0%
23Jackson County, Iowa$603,5031.7%70.8%
24Louisa County, Iowa$573,7221.7%72.4%
25Clinton County, Iowa$536,3561.5%74.0%
26Harrison County, Iowa$508,2881.5%75.4%
27Marion County, Iowa$492,8991.4%76.9%
28Guthrie County, Iowa$485,8601.4%78.3%
29Wapello County, Iowa$443,4561.3%79.5%
30Warren County, Iowa$420,5671.2%80.8%
31Monroe County, Iowa$410,6681.2%81.9%
32Monona County, Iowa$390,7611.1%83.1%
33Clarke County, Iowa$372,5871.1%84.1%
34Muscatine County, Iowa$347,0451.0%85.1%
35Madison County, Iowa$286,7030.8%86.0%
36Lucas County, Iowa$285,2400.8%86.8%
37Linn County, Iowa$268,1610.8%87.6%
38Crawford County, Iowa$238,2190.7%88.3%
39Woodbury County, Iowa$231,9000.7%88.9%
40Adair County, Iowa$230,7000.7%89.6%
41Iowa County, Iowa$217,4510.6%90.2%
42Jones County, Iowa$200,5770.6%90.8%
43Plymouth County, Iowa$179,4610.5%91.3%
44Sioux County, Iowa$170,9360.5%91.8%
45Delaware County, Iowa$160,3740.5%92.3%
46Scott County, Iowa$136,5530.4%92.7%
47Buchanan County, Iowa$131,5750.4%93.1%
48Benton County, Iowa$126,0810.4%93.4%
49Cedar County, Iowa$122,0180.4%93.8%
50Audubon County, Iowa$113,1340.3%94.1%
51Dallas County, Iowa$111,2820.3%94.4%
52Dubuque County, Iowa$103,7030.3%94.7%
53Mitchell County, Iowa$100,6810.3%95.0%
54Polk County, Iowa$97,4220.3%95.3%
55Boone County, Iowa$88,8250.3%95.5%
56Mahaska County, Iowa$82,7800.2%95.8%
57Clayton County, Iowa$82,5640.2%96.0%
58Winneshiek County, Iowa$81,7860.2%96.3%
59Shelby County, Iowa$80,3450.2%96.5%
60Poweshiek County, Iowa$79,8260.2%96.7%
61Dickinson County, Iowa$75,0630.2%96.9%
62Franklin County, Iowa$74,2060.2%97.2%
63Fayette County, Iowa$73,8810.2%97.4%
64Floyd County, Iowa$70,7060.2%97.6%
65Tama County, Iowa$64,6170.2%97.8%
66Black Hawk County, Iowa$59,4470.2%97.9%
67Osceola County, Iowa$52,1970.2%98.1%
68Jasper County, Iowa$51,4480.1%98.2%
69Ida County, Iowa$49,7140.1%98.4%
70Lyon County, Iowa$48,4830.1%98.5%
71Butler County, Iowa$48,3230.1%98.7%
72Chickasaw County, Iowa$46,5870.1%98.8%
73Winnebago County, Iowa$42,0110.1%98.9%
74Greene County, Iowa$38,1470.1%99.0%
75Story County, Iowa$36,5380.1%99.1%
76Marshall County, Iowa$33,6990.1%99.2%
77Carroll County, Iowa$32,7060.1%99.3%
78Buena Vista County, Iowa$32,2090.1%99.4%
79Allamakee County, Iowa$31,9740.1%99.5%
80Howard County, Iowa$29,2080.1%99.6%
81Sac County, Iowa$24,2110.1%99.7%
82Cerro Gordo County, Iowa$21,6540.1%99.7%
83Worth County, Iowa$17,1750.0%99.8%
84Webster County, Iowa$10,6180.0%99.8%
85Hardin County, Iowa$9,8050.0%99.8%
86Palo Alto County, Iowa$9,7210.0%99.9%
87Bremer County, Iowa$9,0510.0%99.9%
88Grundy County, Iowa$7,8350.0%99.9%
89Hamilton County, Iowa$6,7800.0%99.9%
90Clay County, Iowa$6,7650.0%99.9%
91Cherokee County, Iowa$4,9710.0%100.0%
92Kossuth County, Iowa$3,6970.0%100.0%
93Hancock County, Iowa$3,6190.0%100.0%
94Emmet County, Iowa$2,7110.0%100.0%
95Pocahontas County, Iowa$2,1860.0%100.0%
96Humboldt County, Iowa$8320.0%100.0%
97Calhoun County, Iowa$4460.0%100.0%
98Wright County, Iowa$1520.0%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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