USDA subsidies in Shelby County, Iowa totaled $386 million from 1995-2019‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Iowa by Congressional District, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Total USDA - Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$11,870,798,00035.7%35.7%
21st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$5,907,642,74317.8%53.4%
32nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$4,955,798,87414.9%68.3%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$3,197,991,2299.6%78.0%

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.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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