Commodity subsidies in Polk County, Iowa totaled $131 million from 1995-2019‡.

States Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank State Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Iowa$19,771,075,0349.1%9.1%
2Texas$18,840,405,8858.7%17.8%
3Illinois$17,896,913,8898.2%26.0%
4Nebraska$13,956,459,0366.4%32.4%
5Minnesota$12,848,518,4235.9%38.3%
6Kansas$11,764,783,6195.4%43.7%
7Arkansas$10,938,296,8125.0%48.7%
8Indiana$9,168,273,2734.2%53.0%
9North Dakota$8,502,084,1383.9%56.9%
10California$7,481,123,3993.4%60.3%
11Missouri$7,004,636,2453.2%63.5%
12Mississippi$6,981,054,0563.2%66.7%
13Ohio$6,843,229,5343.1%69.9%
14South Dakota$6,838,909,6603.1%73.0%
15Georgia$5,666,900,2252.6%75.6%
16Wisconsin$5,494,251,6512.5%78.2%
17Louisiana$5,098,866,8362.3%80.5%
18North Carolina$4,265,008,9422.0%82.5%
19Oklahoma$4,181,447,5261.9%84.4%
20Michigan$3,839,388,4101.8%86.2%
21Montana$3,394,002,5911.6%87.7%
22Tennessee$2,819,638,4601.3%89.0%
23Colorado$2,738,049,5031.3%90.3%
24Kentucky$2,727,686,8791.3%91.5%
25Washington$2,628,453,5911.2%92.7%
26Alabama$2,247,917,9421.0%93.8%
27Idaho$2,095,162,0781.0%94.7%
28New York$1,561,961,4480.7%95.5%
29Arizona$1,383,858,7140.6%96.1%
30Virginia$1,368,860,1790.6%96.7%
31Pennsylvania$1,347,606,9200.6%97.3%
32South Carolina$1,334,272,3980.6%98.0%
33Oregon$966,720,6380.4%98.4%
34New Mexico$714,221,5900.3%98.7%
35Maryland$708,258,5400.3%99.1%
36Florida$631,216,6840.3%99.3%
37Utah$277,952,8760.1%99.5%
38Wyoming$268,030,9370.1%99.6%
39Delaware$222,423,1060.1%99.7%
40Vermont$203,034,3170.1%99.8%
41New Jersey$115,999,3600.1%99.8%
42Maine$86,023,0730.0%99.9%
43West Virginia$84,649,7720.0%99.9%
44Connecticut$47,982,9120.0%99.9%
45Massachusetts$45,364,6330.0%100.0%
46Nevada$33,408,8330.0%100.0%
47New Hampshire$32,482,9110.0%100.0%
48Alaska$10,083,2510.0%100.0%
49Rhode Island$2,703,8770.0%100.0%
50Hawaii$2,515,4110.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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