USDA subsidies in Utah totaled $945 million from 1995-2020‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Utah by county, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
Pct of
1Box Elder County, Utah$229,360,59124.3%24.3%
2Cache County, Utah$92,173,8749.8%34.0%
3Utah NRCS$76,101,0528.1%42.1%
4San Juan County, Utah$69,409,1297.3%49.4%
5Millard County, Utah$64,889,7206.9%56.3%
6Utah County, Utah$57,396,1756.1%62.3%
7Sanpete County, Utah$46,317,1164.9%67.2%
8Juab County, Utah$38,639,8514.1%71.3%
9Uintah County, Utah$31,568,9653.3%74.7%
10Duchesne County, Utah$28,810,5433.0%77.7%
11Emery County, Utah$25,603,1872.7%80.4%
12Beaver County, Utah$18,761,9622.0%82.4%
13Iron County, Utah$18,053,5081.9%84.3%
14Rich County, Utah$17,374,2791.8%86.2%
15Sevier County, Utah$17,301,6171.8%88.0%
16Washington County, Utah$13,400,5461.4%89.4%
17Wayne County, Utah$12,302,0351.3%90.7%
18Weber County, Utah$12,057,8931.3%92.0%
19Summit County, Utah$9,568,1161.0%93.0%
20Garfield County, Utah$9,452,0421.0%94.0%
21Piute County, Utah$9,196,7671.0%95.0%
22Tooele County, Utah$9,079,3891.0%95.9%
23Kane County, Utah$7,572,0420.8%96.7%
24Carbon County, Utah$6,608,0900.7%97.4%
25Salt Lake County, Utah$4,918,8920.5%98.0%
26Morgan County, Utah$4,806,7280.5%98.5%
27Wasatch County, Utah$4,312,8520.5%98.9%
28Davis County, Utah$3,988,9390.4%99.3%
29Daggett County, Utah$2,996,6060.3%99.7%
30Grand County, Utah$2,414,0860.3%99.9%

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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