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

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

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$1,683,954,34627.3%27.3%
22nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$1,636,070,15826.5%53.7%
31st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$1,320,691,63621.4%75.1%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$964,558,48915.6%90.7%

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.

 

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