Deficiency Payments in Nebraska totaled $255 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Nebraska Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Deficiency Payments
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Hamilton County, Nebraska$8,097,9803.2%3.2%
2York County, Nebraska$7,907,0683.1%6.3%
3Phelps County, Nebraska$7,882,7813.1%9.4%
4Kearney County, Nebraska$6,665,2432.6%12.0%
5Hall County, Nebraska$6,634,2842.6%14.6%
6Dawson County, Nebraska$6,628,4992.6%17.2%
7Holt County, Nebraska$6,567,2832.6%19.7%
8Fillmore County, Nebraska$6,485,7672.5%22.3%
9Buffalo County, Nebraska$6,156,1572.4%24.7%
10Adams County, Nebraska$6,001,1802.4%27.0%
11Custer County, Nebraska$5,798,7712.3%29.3%
12Clay County, Nebraska$5,722,9392.2%31.5%
13Lincoln County, Nebraska$5,559,6452.2%33.7%
14Antelope County, Nebraska$5,451,7012.1%35.9%
15Merrick County, Nebraska$5,295,2122.1%37.9%
16Platte County, Nebraska$5,134,0232.0%39.9%
17Boone County, Nebraska$4,828,3091.9%41.8%
18Seward County, Nebraska$4,728,4161.9%43.7%
19Butler County, Nebraska$4,642,9691.8%45.5%
20Polk County, Nebraska$4,629,8981.8%47.3%
21Chase County, Nebraska$4,370,1251.7%49.0%
22Thayer County, Nebraska$4,201,9351.6%50.7%
23Saunders County, Nebraska$4,180,3261.6%52.3%
24Gage County, Nebraska$4,097,9561.6%53.9%
25Perkins County, Nebraska$4,080,2311.6%55.5%
26Dodge County, Nebraska$3,680,3931.4%57.0%
27Saline County, Nebraska$3,598,7061.4%58.4%
28Pierce County, Nebraska$3,530,2791.4%59.7%
29Madison County, Nebraska$3,329,5021.3%61.1%
30Howard County, Nebraska$3,312,1371.3%62.3%
31Lancaster County, Nebraska$3,209,7531.3%63.6%
32Franklin County, Nebraska$2,924,1621.1%64.8%
33Frontier County, Nebraska$2,922,0431.1%65.9%
34Cuming County, Nebraska$2,919,2451.1%67.0%
35Cedar County, Nebraska$2,906,8421.1%68.2%
36Otoe County, Nebraska$2,892,7741.1%69.3%
37Cass County, Nebraska$2,829,3481.1%70.4%
38Burt County, Nebraska$2,801,4751.1%71.5%
39Jefferson County, Nebraska$2,752,8501.1%72.6%
40Nuckolls County, Nebraska$2,721,2011.1%73.7%
41Harlan County, Nebraska$2,696,6031.1%74.7%
42Gosper County, Nebraska$2,679,1711.0%75.8%
43Dundy County, Nebraska$2,668,6451.0%76.8%
44Nance County, Nebraska$2,604,7041.0%77.8%
45Red Willow County, Nebraska$2,600,2101.0%78.8%
46Colfax County, Nebraska$2,382,2410.9%79.8%
47Furnas County, Nebraska$2,360,0160.9%80.7%
48Greeley County, Nebraska$2,353,7930.9%81.6%
49Knox County, Nebraska$2,327,8630.9%82.5%
50Sherman County, Nebraska$2,049,9760.8%83.3%
51Valley County, Nebraska$2,018,3320.8%84.1%
52Nemaha County, Nebraska$1,928,1800.8%84.9%
53Wayne County, Nebraska$1,866,7780.7%85.6%
54Webster County, Nebraska$1,857,7560.7%86.3%
55Richardson County, Nebraska$1,803,9480.7%87.1%
56Washington County, Nebraska$1,792,2710.7%87.8%
57Stanton County, Nebraska$1,704,8280.7%88.4%
58Dixon County, Nebraska$1,670,2880.7%89.1%
59Hitchcock County, Nebraska$1,669,2260.7%89.7%
60Brown County, Nebraska$1,624,7920.6%90.4%
61Morrill County, Nebraska$1,619,8180.6%91.0%
62Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska$1,612,6670.6%91.6%
63Keith County, Nebraska$1,590,4200.6%92.3%
64Thurston County, Nebraska$1,530,7230.6%92.9%
65Hayes County, Nebraska$1,466,9010.6%93.4%
66Box Butte County, Nebraska$1,422,5410.6%94.0%
67Wheeler County, Nebraska$1,396,9700.5%94.5%
68Johnson County, Nebraska$1,358,0130.5%95.1%
69Rock County, Nebraska$1,325,5360.5%95.6%
70Pawnee County, Nebraska$1,088,3220.4%96.0%
71Douglas County, Nebraska$1,036,0780.4%96.4%
72Sheridan County, Nebraska$970,6930.4%96.8%
73Dakota County, Nebraska$965,7690.4%97.2%
74Sarpy County, Nebraska$948,7090.4%97.5%
75Cheyenne County, Nebraska$708,1230.3%97.8%
76Deuel County, Nebraska$680,9640.3%98.1%
77Garden County, Nebraska$670,2710.3%98.4%
78Boyd County, Nebraska$488,3490.2%98.5%
79Kimball County, Nebraska$481,4790.2%98.7%
80Garfield County, Nebraska$460,0750.2%98.9%
81Logan County, Nebraska$452,2980.2%99.1%
82Cherry County, Nebraska$374,7580.1%99.2%
83Sioux County, Nebraska$347,3410.1%99.4%
84Banner County, Nebraska$342,9060.1%99.5%
85Keya Paha County, Nebraska$289,5710.1%99.6%
86Dawes County, Nebraska$254,9640.1%99.7%
87Arthur County, Nebraska$226,1230.1%99.8%
88Loup County, Nebraska$192,7930.1%99.9%
89Blaine County, Nebraska$137,8180.1%99.9%
90McPherson County, Nebraska$136,1870.1%100.0%
91Thomas County, Nebraska$16,9680.0%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 October 31, 2019.

 

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