Commodity subsidies in Shelby County, Kentucky totaled $44.2 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Shelby County, Kentucky Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||1st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)||$1,775,354,464||57.5%||57.5%|
|2||2nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)||$692,053,560||22.4%||79.9%|
|3||6th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)||$214,674,085||6.9%||86.8%|
|4||4th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)||$202,104,066||6.5%||93.3%|
|5||5th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)||$118,169,555||3.8%||97.2%|
|6||3rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)||$4,244,559||0.1%||97.3%|
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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.