Commodity subsidies in Mercer County, Missouri totaled $34.0 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Mercer County, Missouri Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||8th District of Missouri (Rep. Jason Smith)||$3,023,694,551||37.8%||37.8%|
|2||6th District of Missouri (Rep. Sam Graves)||$2,701,359,539||33.8%||71.5%|
|3||4th District of Missouri (Rep. Vicky Hartzler)||$1,199,566,184||15.0%||86.5%|
|4||3rd District of Missouri (Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer)||$485,740,658||6.1%||92.6%|
|5||5th District of Missouri (Rep. Emanuel Cleaver)||$450,083,184||5.6%||98.2%|
|6||7th District of Missouri (Rep. Billy Long)||$130,145,746||1.6%||99.9%|
|7||2nd District of Missouri (Rep. Ann Wagner)||$10,074,985||0.1%||100.0%|
|8||1st District of Missouri (Rep. Lacy Clay)||$2,987,127||0.0%||100.0%|
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.