Commodity subsidies in Polk County, Iowa totaled $10.7 million in 2019
Congressional Districts in Polk County, Iowa Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||4th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)||$804,262,630||50.8%||50.8%|
|2||1st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)||$293,821,588||18.5%||69.3%|
|3||2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)||$251,723,480||15.9%||85.2%|
|4||3rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)||$208,259,011||13.1%||98.3%|
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.