Commodity subsidies in Rockcastle County, Kentucky totaled $6.5 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Rockcastle County, Kentucky Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||1st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)||$1,616,288,902||57.2%||57.2%|
|2||2nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)||$621,649,830||22.0%||79.2%|
|3||6th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)||$200,475,154||7.1%||86.3%|
|4||4th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)||$189,166,299||6.7%||92.9%|
|5||5th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)||$105,738,405||3.7%||96.7%|
|6||3rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)||$4,092,040||0.1%||96.8%|
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.