Conservation payments in Polk County, Iowa totaled $18.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Polk County, Iowa Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Iowa NRCS$201,129,2793.3%3.3%
2Clayton County, Iowa$151,214,5482.4%5.7%
3Keokuk County, Iowa$148,267,9302.4%8.1%
4Washington County, Iowa$139,638,2732.3%10.4%
5Ringgold County, Iowa$135,896,3202.2%12.6%
6Taylor County, Iowa$125,554,9722.0%14.6%
7Wayne County, Iowa$113,159,1661.8%16.4%
8Winneshiek County, Iowa$107,800,3861.7%18.2%
9Iowa County, Iowa$102,626,7541.7%19.8%
10Guthrie County, Iowa$101,656,6561.6%21.5%
11Fayette County, Iowa$101,272,8081.6%23.1%
12Allamakee County, Iowa$100,493,6801.6%24.7%
13Jackson County, Iowa$99,250,4661.6%26.3%
14Mahaska County, Iowa$94,328,7511.5%27.9%
15Woodbury County, Iowa$93,216,7651.5%29.4%
16Jefferson County, Iowa$91,699,5141.5%30.9%
17Henry County, Iowa$88,554,1931.4%32.3%
18Audubon County, Iowa$87,800,0231.4%33.7%
19Decatur County, Iowa$86,933,7941.4%35.1%
20Davis County, Iowa$86,837,7571.4%36.5%
21Clarke County, Iowa$86,074,1051.4%37.9%
22Tama County, Iowa$85,081,0961.4%39.3%
23Howard County, Iowa$83,972,2301.4%40.7%
24Butler County, Iowa$78,254,8161.3%41.9%
25Marion County, Iowa$78,024,0271.3%43.2%
26Adair County, Iowa$76,147,1541.2%44.4%
27Kossuth County, Iowa$75,832,6611.2%45.7%
28Adams County, Iowa$75,052,9961.2%46.9%
29Warren County, Iowa$73,867,4591.2%48.1%
30Poweshiek County, Iowa$72,500,4311.2%49.2%
31Van Buren County, Iowa$71,094,3981.2%50.4%
32Lucas County, Iowa$71,049,7761.1%51.5%
33Monroe County, Iowa$70,278,5631.1%52.7%
34Dubuque County, Iowa$68,019,6841.1%53.8%
35Palo Alto County, Iowa$67,598,8171.1%54.9%
36Floyd County, Iowa$66,370,4081.1%55.9%
37Madison County, Iowa$65,626,1611.1%57.0%
38Delaware County, Iowa$64,478,4431.0%58.1%
39Johnson County, Iowa$63,438,0681.0%59.1%
40Cass County, Iowa$61,718,3531.0%60.1%
41Appanoose County, Iowa$59,169,6721.0%61.0%
42Benton County, Iowa$58,734,6941.0%62.0%
43Calhoun County, Iowa$58,280,6830.9%62.9%
44Webster County, Iowa$58,143,3360.9%63.9%
45Jones County, Iowa$57,826,9950.9%64.8%
46Page County, Iowa$57,590,3760.9%65.7%
47Harrison County, Iowa$56,819,8090.9%66.7%
48Wright County, Iowa$56,464,4030.9%67.6%
49Louisa County, Iowa$56,143,8600.9%68.5%
50Wapello County, Iowa$55,939,8950.9%69.4%
51Clay County, Iowa$54,915,2430.9%70.3%
52Clinton County, Iowa$54,273,3290.9%71.2%
53Jasper County, Iowa$54,171,6970.9%72.0%
54Union County, Iowa$54,049,4960.9%72.9%
55Monona County, Iowa$52,976,8420.9%73.8%
56Crawford County, Iowa$52,571,6410.9%74.6%
57Lee County, Iowa$51,765,7770.8%75.4%
58Chickasaw County, Iowa$50,727,4540.8%76.3%
59Winnebago County, Iowa$50,679,7900.8%77.1%
60Muscatine County, Iowa$46,746,5920.8%77.8%
61Cedar County, Iowa$46,477,0800.8%78.6%
62Hamilton County, Iowa$46,374,7260.8%79.3%
63Carroll County, Iowa$46,124,1030.7%80.1%
64Franklin County, Iowa$46,104,7410.7%80.8%
65Montgomery County, Iowa$46,016,6210.7%81.6%
66Marshall County, Iowa$45,450,3980.7%82.3%
67Linn County, Iowa$44,631,1880.7%83.0%
68Cerro Gordo County, Iowa$42,660,4920.7%83.7%
69Plymouth County, Iowa$42,394,3340.7%84.4%
70Hancock County, Iowa$42,379,2720.7%85.1%
71Boone County, Iowa$41,716,5210.7%85.8%
72Shelby County, Iowa$39,726,1220.6%86.4%
73Greene County, Iowa$39,448,5910.6%87.1%
74Bremer County, Iowa$38,487,0880.6%87.7%
75Worth County, Iowa$38,033,7490.6%88.3%
76Hardin County, Iowa$37,804,2250.6%88.9%
77Pottawattamie County, Iowa$36,479,9000.6%89.5%
78Dallas County, Iowa$36,324,2940.6%90.1%
79Sac County, Iowa$35,971,2590.6%90.7%
80Black Hawk County, Iowa$35,230,2740.6%91.2%
81Humboldt County, Iowa$33,934,9360.5%91.8%
82Story County, Iowa$33,418,1740.5%92.3%
83Fremont County, Iowa$32,596,1580.5%92.9%
84Pocahontas County, Iowa$32,407,9860.5%93.4%
85Buchanan County, Iowa$32,167,1740.5%93.9%
86Buena Vista County, Iowa$30,214,8720.5%94.4%
87Sioux County, Iowa$30,112,5290.5%94.9%
88Ida County, Iowa$29,768,5460.5%95.4%
89Des Moines County, Iowa$29,469,6280.5%95.8%
90Emmet County, Iowa$29,139,3360.5%96.3%
91Mitchell County, Iowa$29,027,1810.5%96.8%
92Osceola County, Iowa$28,349,0270.5%97.2%
93Dickinson County, Iowa$27,663,4450.4%97.7%
94Cherokee County, Iowa$24,870,8260.4%98.1%
95Grundy County, Iowa$24,767,6010.4%98.5%
96O'Brien County, Iowa$21,274,8000.3%98.8%
97Mills County, Iowa$20,851,7820.3%99.2%
98Scott County, Iowa$18,810,3170.3%99.5%
99Polk County, Iowa$18,759,4910.3%99.8%
100Lyon County, Iowa$13,302,9460.2%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.

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag