Commodity subsidies in Simpson County, Kentucky totaled $75.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Simpson County, Kentucky Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Christian County, Kentucky$162,618,0795.3%5.3%
2Logan County, Kentucky$137,980,7154.5%9.7%
3Daviess County, Kentucky$137,757,6824.5%14.2%
4Union County, Kentucky$135,314,6484.4%18.6%
5Graves County, Kentucky$128,051,2034.1%22.7%
6Henderson County, Kentucky$116,031,5203.8%26.4%
7Todd County, Kentucky$96,790,2203.1%29.6%
8McLean County, Kentucky$83,474,3262.7%32.3%
9Calloway County, Kentucky$79,650,4642.6%34.9%
10Hickman County, Kentucky$75,793,0252.5%37.3%
11Simpson County, Kentucky$74,952,1952.4%39.7%
12Webster County, Kentucky$69,692,2912.3%42.0%
13Warren County, Kentucky$69,649,6492.3%44.2%
14Fulton County, Kentucky$56,974,4331.8%46.1%
15Ballard County, Kentucky$53,636,8821.7%47.8%
16Barren County, Kentucky$53,243,5371.7%49.5%
17Hardin County, Kentucky$52,045,7901.7%51.2%
18Ohio County, Kentucky$51,899,9121.7%52.9%
19Breckinridge County, Kentucky$50,693,7721.6%54.5%
20Hopkins County, Kentucky$47,797,6431.5%56.1%
21Caldwell County, Kentucky$47,652,6291.5%57.6%
22Carlisle County, Kentucky$47,275,0551.5%59.1%
23Shelby County, Kentucky$44,192,8601.4%60.6%
24Marion County, Kentucky$40,927,0081.3%61.9%
25Trigg County, Kentucky$40,065,9841.3%63.2%
26Larue County, Kentucky$39,054,6181.3%64.5%
27Nelson County, Kentucky$34,633,5861.1%65.6%
28Grayson County, Kentucky$33,700,4161.1%66.7%
29Pulaski County, Kentucky$32,079,2041.0%67.7%
30Adair County, Kentucky$31,007,2071.0%68.7%
31Taylor County, Kentucky$30,991,4841.0%69.7%
32Butler County, Kentucky$30,738,3271.0%70.7%
33Meade County, Kentucky$29,939,3281.0%71.7%
34Fleming County, Kentucky$29,689,9141.0%72.6%
35McCracken County, Kentucky$27,755,0250.9%73.5%
36Bourbon County, Kentucky$27,515,0960.9%74.4%
37Hart County, Kentucky$27,263,1860.9%75.3%
38Lincoln County, Kentucky$25,739,3720.8%76.1%
39Muhlenberg County, Kentucky$25,688,6120.8%77.0%
40Marshall County, Kentucky$23,637,3400.8%77.7%
41Mason County, Kentucky$22,479,6000.7%78.5%
42Henry County, Kentucky$22,244,2020.7%79.2%
43Fayette County, Kentucky$21,885,0500.7%79.9%
44Crittenden County, Kentucky$21,069,8140.7%80.6%
45Livingston County, Kentucky$21,061,7680.7%81.2%
46Washington County, Kentucky$20,022,3230.6%81.9%
47Allen County, Kentucky$19,917,7450.6%82.5%
48Green County, Kentucky$19,859,1130.6%83.2%
49Monroe County, Kentucky$19,466,7200.6%83.8%
50Casey County, Kentucky$19,409,6890.6%84.4%
51Harrison County, Kentucky$19,131,4390.6%85.1%
52Madison County, Kentucky$19,099,5740.6%85.7%
53Scott County, Kentucky$19,050,6030.6%86.3%
54Hancock County, Kentucky$18,848,7410.6%86.9%
55Woodford County, Kentucky$17,216,7420.6%87.5%
56Russell County, Kentucky$17,151,3730.6%88.0%
57Mercer County, Kentucky$16,193,8820.5%88.5%
58Metcalfe County, Kentucky$15,868,8870.5%89.0%
59Clark County, Kentucky$15,602,9170.5%89.6%
60Wayne County, Kentucky$14,700,7190.5%90.0%
61Owen County, Kentucky$14,628,3130.5%90.5%
62Garrard County, Kentucky$13,307,6370.4%90.9%
63Spencer County, Kentucky$13,147,7970.4%91.4%
64Lyon County, Kentucky$12,462,7730.4%91.8%
65Jessamine County, Kentucky$12,243,8600.4%92.2%
66Bracken County, Kentucky$11,415,4250.4%92.5%
67Bath County, Kentucky$11,380,9640.4%92.9%
68Lewis County, Kentucky$11,137,5780.4%93.3%
69Edmonson County, Kentucky$11,077,4740.4%93.6%
70Montgomery County, Kentucky$10,540,4480.3%94.0%
71Boyle County, Kentucky$10,452,7820.3%94.3%
72Pendleton County, Kentucky$9,601,9660.3%94.6%
73Oldham County, Kentucky$9,399,7790.3%94.9%
74Franklin County, Kentucky$8,803,0400.3%95.2%
75Nicholas County, Kentucky$8,756,7290.3%95.5%
76Trimble County, Kentucky$8,360,5690.3%95.7%
77Boone County, Kentucky$8,347,7240.3%96.0%
78Grant County, Kentucky$7,674,4060.2%96.3%
79Laurel County, Kentucky$7,598,8040.2%96.5%
80Clinton County, Kentucky$7,203,5480.2%96.7%
81Rockcastle County, Kentucky$7,197,7860.2%97.0%
82Carroll County, Kentucky$7,025,8480.2%97.2%
83Cumberland County, Kentucky$6,670,9590.2%97.4%
84Bullitt County, Kentucky$6,227,4600.2%97.6%
85Anderson County, Kentucky$6,155,9920.2%97.8%
86Morgan County, Kentucky$5,477,1560.2%98.0%
87Jackson County, Kentucky$4,811,9620.2%98.1%
88Carter County, Kentucky$4,489,4130.1%98.3%
89Gallatin County, Kentucky$4,248,0140.1%98.4%
90Estill County, Kentucky$3,959,5600.1%98.6%
91Robertson County, Kentucky$3,562,6570.1%98.7%
92Greenup County, Kentucky$3,513,5530.1%98.8%
93Rowan County, Kentucky$3,504,3980.1%98.9%
94Wolfe County, Kentucky$3,293,7240.1%99.0%
95Jefferson County, Kentucky$3,252,2810.1%99.1%
96Clay County, Kentucky$3,219,4930.1%99.2%
97Powell County, Kentucky$2,560,6710.1%99.3%
98Magoffin County, Kentucky$2,447,7710.1%99.4%
99Elliott County, Kentucky$2,373,8530.1%99.5%
100Owsley County, Kentucky$2,226,2330.1%99.5%
101Kenton County, Kentucky$2,200,9750.1%99.6%
102Menifee County, Kentucky$2,070,1190.1%99.7%
103Breathitt County, Kentucky$1,744,1630.1%99.7%
104Knox County, Kentucky$1,545,6370.0%99.8%
105Campbell County, Kentucky$1,393,3700.0%99.8%
106Whitley County, Kentucky$1,352,8280.0%99.9%
107Lawrence County, Kentucky$1,171,4130.0%99.9%
108Lee County, Kentucky$1,138,5310.0%99.9%
109Johnson County, Kentucky$963,4620.0%100.0%
110McCreary County, Kentucky$329,6200.0%100.0%
111Boyd County, Kentucky$216,4750.0%100.0%
112Perry County, Kentucky$130,5260.0%100.0%
113Leslie County, Kentucky$113,8450.0%100.0%
114Bell County, Kentucky$61,9980.0%100.0%
115Knott County, Kentucky$41,5490.0%100.0%
116Pike County, Kentucky$26,3050.0%100.0%
117Martin County, Kentucky$24,8570.0%100.0%
118Harlan County, Kentucky$24,6700.0%100.0%
119Floyd County, Kentucky$12,4720.0%100.0%
120Letcher County, Kentucky$7,6080.0%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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