Wheat Subsidies in Kentucky totaled $9.7 million in 2019

Counties in Kentucky Receiving wheat subsidies, 2019

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Christian County, Kentucky$1,780,79718.4%18.4%
2Logan County, Kentucky$1,457,96615.1%33.5%
3Todd County, Kentucky$951,8069.8%43.3%
4Simpson County, Kentucky$806,7238.3%51.7%
5Graves County, Kentucky$469,8374.9%56.6%
6Trigg County, Kentucky$452,2974.7%61.2%
7Warren County, Kentucky$305,0603.2%64.4%
8Caldwell County, Kentucky$295,5683.1%67.4%
9Ballard County, Kentucky$291,9323.0%70.5%
10Calloway County, Kentucky$258,8762.7%73.1%
11Union County, Kentucky$240,1432.5%75.6%
12Hickman County, Kentucky$178,2581.8%77.5%
13McLean County, Kentucky$167,4671.7%79.2%
14Fulton County, Kentucky$160,3581.7%80.9%
15Daviess County, Kentucky$148,8011.5%82.4%
16Carlisle County, Kentucky$135,9691.4%83.8%
17McCracken County, Kentucky$128,5381.3%85.1%
18Crittenden County, Kentucky$119,3851.2%86.4%
19Nelson County, Kentucky$115,3441.2%87.6%
20Marshall County, Kentucky$107,1071.1%88.7%
21Hardin County, Kentucky$94,9181.0%89.7%
22Larue County, Kentucky$94,8481.0%90.6%
23Lyon County, Kentucky$83,9430.9%91.5%
24Henderson County, Kentucky$68,2260.7%92.2%
25Muhlenberg County, Kentucky$61,9500.6%92.9%
26Meade County, Kentucky$59,1590.6%93.5%
27Livingston County, Kentucky$54,2400.6%94.0%
28Breckinridge County, Kentucky$53,3360.6%94.6%
29Hopkins County, Kentucky$45,8530.5%95.1%
30Hancock County, Kentucky$42,2120.4%95.5%
31Pulaski County, Kentucky$36,2890.4%95.9%
32Boyle County, Kentucky$35,1950.4%96.2%
33Ohio County, Kentucky$34,0800.4%96.6%
34Barren County, Kentucky$31,0800.3%96.9%
35Wayne County, Kentucky$30,9450.3%97.2%
36Marion County, Kentucky$30,1860.3%97.5%
37Shelby County, Kentucky$26,7770.3%97.8%
38Webster County, Kentucky$26,6470.3%98.1%
39Hart County, Kentucky$25,3480.3%98.3%
40Washington County, Kentucky$19,7310.2%98.6%
41Allen County, Kentucky$19,5750.2%98.8%
42Grayson County, Kentucky$18,2570.2%98.9%
43Adair County, Kentucky$16,9260.2%99.1%
44Edmonson County, Kentucky$15,9010.2%99.3%
45Mercer County, Kentucky$13,8050.1%99.4%
46Green County, Kentucky$13,5130.1%99.6%
47Butler County, Kentucky$11,9750.1%99.7%
48Harrison County, Kentucky$11,7020.1%99.8%
49Henry County, Kentucky$4,6910.0%99.9%
50Bourbon County, Kentucky$4,2840.0%99.9%
51Taylor County, Kentucky$3,5550.0%99.9%
52Spencer County, Kentucky$2,1380.0%100.0%
53Woodford County, Kentucky$1,2880.0%100.0%
54Fayette County, Kentucky$8730.0%100.0%
55Mason County, Kentucky$7800.0%100.0%
56Russell County, Kentucky$6590.0%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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