Commodity subsidies in Mercer County, Kentucky totaled $14.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Mercer County, Kentucky Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Christian County, Kentucky$143,726,7755.3%5.3%
2Daviess County, Kentucky$120,933,3304.4%9.7%
3Logan County, Kentucky$120,002,6374.4%14.1%
4Union County, Kentucky$118,860,0834.4%18.5%
5Graves County, Kentucky$109,990,2174.0%22.5%
6Henderson County, Kentucky$106,901,7253.9%26.4%
7Todd County, Kentucky$86,283,4433.2%29.6%
8McLean County, Kentucky$73,039,3582.7%32.3%
9Calloway County, Kentucky$72,489,8772.7%34.9%
10Hickman County, Kentucky$68,250,8152.5%37.4%
11Simpson County, Kentucky$67,941,3912.5%39.9%
12Webster County, Kentucky$63,438,5182.3%42.2%
13Warren County, Kentucky$59,067,2332.2%44.4%
14Fulton County, Kentucky$51,342,5701.9%46.3%
15Ballard County, Kentucky$48,507,6441.8%48.1%
16Hardin County, Kentucky$46,268,9311.7%49.8%
17Breckinridge County, Kentucky$45,662,1201.7%51.4%
18Barren County, Kentucky$44,871,3691.6%53.1%
19Ohio County, Kentucky$44,830,1471.6%54.7%
20Caldwell County, Kentucky$41,625,9651.5%56.2%
21Hopkins County, Kentucky$41,187,4051.5%57.7%
22Carlisle County, Kentucky$39,712,5031.5%59.2%
23Shelby County, Kentucky$38,670,4951.4%60.6%
24Trigg County, Kentucky$35,195,8461.3%61.9%
25Marion County, Kentucky$34,175,2161.3%63.2%
26Larue County, Kentucky$32,648,8161.2%64.4%
27Nelson County, Kentucky$30,358,3941.1%65.5%
28Grayson County, Kentucky$29,623,8771.1%66.6%
29Butler County, Kentucky$27,076,4111.0%67.6%
30Taylor County, Kentucky$27,009,9201.0%68.5%
31Adair County, Kentucky$25,473,6810.9%69.5%
32Pulaski County, Kentucky$25,240,1910.9%70.4%
33McCracken County, Kentucky$25,033,1800.9%71.3%
34Meade County, Kentucky$24,948,8770.9%72.2%
35Fleming County, Kentucky$24,933,4770.9%73.2%
36Bourbon County, Kentucky$24,072,9140.9%74.0%
37Hart County, Kentucky$23,760,4780.9%74.9%
38Muhlenberg County, Kentucky$22,448,2610.8%75.7%
39Lincoln County, Kentucky$21,949,0600.8%76.5%
40Fayette County, Kentucky$21,035,6970.8%77.3%
41Mason County, Kentucky$20,992,6800.8%78.1%
42Henry County, Kentucky$20,564,6900.8%78.8%
43Marshall County, Kentucky$19,767,6860.7%79.6%
44Crittenden County, Kentucky$18,939,8780.7%80.2%
45Livingston County, Kentucky$18,712,3710.7%80.9%
46Scott County, Kentucky$18,227,2970.7%81.6%
47Washington County, Kentucky$18,139,1450.7%82.3%
48Harrison County, Kentucky$17,832,2060.7%82.9%
49Green County, Kentucky$17,592,1900.6%83.6%
50Madison County, Kentucky$17,510,0340.6%84.2%
51Casey County, Kentucky$17,287,1970.6%84.8%
52Hancock County, Kentucky$16,440,3810.6%85.4%
53Woodford County, Kentucky$16,261,2930.6%86.0%
54Allen County, Kentucky$15,976,6030.6%86.6%
55Monroe County, Kentucky$15,129,4300.6%87.2%
56Mercer County, Kentucky$13,960,8450.5%87.7%
57Owen County, Kentucky$13,823,7350.5%88.2%
58Clark County, Kentucky$13,716,4950.5%88.7%
59Russell County, Kentucky$13,437,1540.5%89.2%
60Metcalfe County, Kentucky$13,425,1790.5%89.7%
61Spencer County, Kentucky$12,291,8450.5%90.1%
62Wayne County, Kentucky$12,210,6940.4%90.6%
63Jessamine County, Kentucky$11,947,2020.4%91.0%
64Garrard County, Kentucky$11,508,0620.4%91.4%
65Lyon County, Kentucky$10,971,1340.4%91.8%
66Bracken County, Kentucky$10,608,9370.4%92.2%
67Bath County, Kentucky$10,573,2510.4%92.6%
68Lewis County, Kentucky$9,920,9800.4%93.0%
69Montgomery County, Kentucky$9,507,9600.3%93.3%
70Edmonson County, Kentucky$9,156,9390.3%93.7%
71Boyle County, Kentucky$9,049,3090.3%94.0%
72Oldham County, Kentucky$8,890,2970.3%94.3%
73Pendleton County, Kentucky$8,881,2700.3%94.7%
74Franklin County, Kentucky$8,298,0510.3%95.0%
75Nicholas County, Kentucky$8,005,0740.3%95.3%
76Boone County, Kentucky$7,963,5890.3%95.5%
77Trimble County, Kentucky$7,638,7870.3%95.8%
78Grant County, Kentucky$7,503,3380.3%96.1%
79Laurel County, Kentucky$6,840,0000.3%96.3%
80Carroll County, Kentucky$6,615,8890.2%96.6%
81Rockcastle County, Kentucky$6,426,7690.2%96.8%
82Cumberland County, Kentucky$6,092,1550.2%97.1%
83Anderson County, Kentucky$5,688,8490.2%97.3%
84Bullitt County, Kentucky$5,652,1170.2%97.5%
85Clinton County, Kentucky$5,637,2800.2%97.7%
86Morgan County, Kentucky$5,158,2630.2%97.9%
87Jackson County, Kentucky$4,568,2530.2%98.0%
88Carter County, Kentucky$4,109,4070.2%98.2%
89Gallatin County, Kentucky$4,072,8520.1%98.3%
90Estill County, Kentucky$3,724,8640.1%98.5%
91Greenup County, Kentucky$3,338,6790.1%98.6%
92Robertson County, Kentucky$3,332,3610.1%98.7%
93Rowan County, Kentucky$3,235,0200.1%98.8%
94Wolfe County, Kentucky$3,188,4360.1%98.9%
95Clay County, Kentucky$3,171,3830.1%99.1%
96Jefferson County, Kentucky$2,943,2890.1%99.2%
97Magoffin County, Kentucky$2,417,9340.1%99.3%
98Powell County, Kentucky$2,384,3680.1%99.3%
99Elliott County, Kentucky$2,168,9090.1%99.4%
100Owsley County, Kentucky$2,145,7350.1%99.5%
101Kenton County, Kentucky$2,111,3560.1%99.6%
102Menifee County, Kentucky$1,790,0330.1%99.6%
103Breathitt County, Kentucky$1,694,6370.1%99.7%
104Knox County, Kentucky$1,456,0450.1%99.8%
105Campbell County, Kentucky$1,334,1310.0%99.8%
106Whitley County, Kentucky$1,233,5740.0%99.9%
107Lawrence County, Kentucky$1,106,1820.0%99.9%
108Lee County, Kentucky$1,064,3300.0%99.9%
109Johnson County, Kentucky$939,9890.0%100.0%
110McCreary County, Kentucky$241,8840.0%100.0%
111Boyd County, Kentucky$177,5730.0%100.0%
112Perry County, Kentucky$118,4460.0%100.0%
113Leslie County, Kentucky$113,8450.0%100.0%
114Bell County, Kentucky$59,8320.0%100.0%
115Harlan County, Kentucky$24,6700.0%100.0%
116Martin County, Kentucky$23,9940.0%100.0%
117Floyd County, Kentucky$11,5990.0%100.0%
118Pike County, Kentucky$10,2750.0%100.0%
119Letcher County, Kentucky$6,3150.0%100.0%
120Knott County, Kentucky$3,3050.0%100.0%

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 April 30, 2019.

 

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