Commodity subsidies in Polk County, Iowa totaled $4.1 million in 2018
Congressional Districts in Polk County, Iowa Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||4th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)||$346,122,837||48.4%||48.4%|
|2||2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)||$149,748,439||21.0%||69.4%|
|3||1st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)||$146,440,187||20.5%||89.9%|
|4||3rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)||$63,046,617||8.8%||98.7%|
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.