Conservation payments in Polk County, Iowa totaled $1.1 million in 2017

Congressional Districts in Polk County, Iowa Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2017

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$139,851,81435.4%35.4%
22nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$82,558,46720.9%56.3%
31st District of Iowa (Rep. Rod Blum)$72,793,10618.4%74.7%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. David Young)$60,587,50515.3%90.0%

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.

 

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