Dairy Program Subsidies in Kentucky totaled $88.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Kentucky Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Barren County, Kentucky$8,786,7169.9%9.9%
2Adair County, Kentucky$7,315,9968.3%18.2%
3Metcalfe County, Kentucky$3,769,6484.3%22.5%
4Fleming County, Kentucky$3,728,3924.2%26.7%
5Marion County, Kentucky$3,592,4854.1%30.7%
6Warren County, Kentucky$3,460,1213.9%34.6%
7Logan County, Kentucky$3,152,9053.6%38.2%
8Monroe County, Kentucky$3,100,4323.5%41.7%
9Nelson County, Kentucky$3,052,6853.5%45.2%
10Russell County, Kentucky$2,875,6863.3%48.4%
11Lincoln County, Kentucky$2,738,1523.1%51.5%
12Hart County, Kentucky$2,597,2362.9%54.4%
13Taylor County, Kentucky$2,575,5702.9%57.4%
14Shelby County, Kentucky$2,395,2502.7%60.1%
15Pulaski County, Kentucky$2,317,5442.6%62.7%
16Todd County, Kentucky$2,138,0452.4%65.1%
17Green County, Kentucky$2,079,9822.4%67.4%
18Mason County, Kentucky$2,019,2812.3%69.7%
19Grayson County, Kentucky$1,943,5322.2%71.9%
20Washington County, Kentucky$1,830,9222.1%74.0%
21Casey County, Kentucky$1,629,9101.8%75.8%
22Hardin County, Kentucky$1,590,5931.8%77.6%
23Larue County, Kentucky$1,527,4071.7%79.4%
24Henry County, Kentucky$1,307,2471.5%80.8%
25Mercer County, Kentucky$1,139,3241.3%82.1%
26Simpson County, Kentucky$1,017,0921.1%83.3%
27Garrard County, Kentucky$759,7150.9%84.1%
28Edmonson County, Kentucky$734,9080.8%85.0%
29Lewis County, Kentucky$647,6440.7%85.7%
30Graves County, Kentucky$635,3520.7%86.4%
31Bracken County, Kentucky$625,0160.7%87.1%
32Anderson County, Kentucky$538,8300.6%87.7%
33Spencer County, Kentucky$521,1500.6%88.3%
34Daviess County, Kentucky$488,8260.6%88.9%
35Allen County, Kentucky$483,7080.5%89.4%
36Wayne County, Kentucky$471,3030.5%89.9%
37Carlisle County, Kentucky$469,8950.5%90.5%
38Oldham County, Kentucky$462,5030.5%91.0%
39Clinton County, Kentucky$440,2820.5%91.5%
40Rockcastle County, Kentucky$439,6860.5%92.0%
41Caldwell County, Kentucky$414,3530.5%92.5%
42Ballard County, Kentucky$392,5510.4%92.9%
43Jackson County, Kentucky$390,8080.4%93.4%
44Owen County, Kentucky$347,7450.4%93.7%
45Christian County, Kentucky$319,1930.4%94.1%
46Calloway County, Kentucky$310,9840.4%94.5%
47Bullitt County, Kentucky$306,7630.3%94.8%
48Laurel County, Kentucky$293,8390.3%95.1%
49Madison County, Kentucky$287,1690.3%95.5%
50Pendleton County, Kentucky$273,4940.3%95.8%
51Boyle County, Kentucky$252,3990.3%96.1%
52Meade County, Kentucky$245,8170.3%96.3%
53Bath County, Kentucky$245,1470.3%96.6%
54Butler County, Kentucky$243,3840.3%96.9%
55Cumberland County, Kentucky$210,1140.2%97.1%
56Kenton County, Kentucky$209,2400.2%97.4%
57Montgomery County, Kentucky$189,4450.2%97.6%
58Boone County, Kentucky$162,0830.2%97.8%
59McCracken County, Kentucky$161,2690.2%97.9%
60Fayette County, Kentucky$154,9230.2%98.1%
61Hickman County, Kentucky$142,0800.2%98.3%
62Trimble County, Kentucky$137,0890.2%98.4%
63Robertson County, Kentucky$137,0740.2%98.6%
64Harrison County, Kentucky$128,0290.1%98.7%
65Grant County, Kentucky$99,0010.1%98.8%
66Gallatin County, Kentucky$85,9030.1%98.9%
67Carroll County, Kentucky$83,5660.1%99.0%
68Carter County, Kentucky$81,9800.1%99.1%
69Breckinridge County, Kentucky$75,7040.1%99.2%
70Crittenden County, Kentucky$71,5160.1%99.3%
71Nicholas County, Kentucky$69,0310.1%99.4%
72Jessamine County, Kentucky$68,8060.1%99.4%
73Muhlenberg County, Kentucky$63,4450.1%99.5%
74Clay County, Kentucky$57,7510.1%99.6%
75Ohio County, Kentucky$54,8310.1%99.6%
76McLean County, Kentucky$50,0610.1%99.7%
77Campbell County, Kentucky$47,4180.1%99.8%
78Trigg County, Kentucky$41,7330.0%99.8%
79Livingston County, Kentucky$33,4160.0%99.8%
80Bourbon County, Kentucky$27,2770.0%99.9%
81Franklin County, Kentucky$17,6300.0%99.9%
82Lyon County, Kentucky$16,6450.0%99.9%
83Scott County, Kentucky$16,5920.0%99.9%
84Clark County, Kentucky$15,8200.0%99.9%
85Hopkins County, Kentucky$14,8480.0%100.0%
86Knox County, Kentucky$12,4670.0%100.0%
87Jefferson County, Kentucky$10,5120.0%100.0%
88McCreary County, Kentucky$6,6370.0%100.0%
89Estill County, Kentucky$1,4090.0%100.0%
90Whitley County, Kentucky$6890.0%100.0%
91Menifee County, Kentucky$5650.0%100.0%
92Greenup County, Kentucky$4590.0%100.0%
93Wolfe County, Kentucky$2410.0%100.0%

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.

 

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