Deficiency Payments in Utah totaled $1.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Utah Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Deficiency Payments
Pct of
1Box Elder County, Utah$602,13636.6%36.6%
2Millard County, Utah$255,12915.5%52.1%
3Cache County, Utah$201,34412.2%64.3%
4Juab County, Utah$74,0914.5%68.8%
5Emery County, Utah$68,2674.1%72.9%
6Utah County, Utah$67,5824.1%77.0%
7Tooele County, Utah$63,3413.8%80.9%
8Weber County, Utah$46,7722.8%83.7%
9Beaver County, Utah$43,2552.6%86.3%
10San Juan County, Utah$42,4082.6%88.9%
11Salt Lake County, Utah$32,5392.0%90.9%
12Uintah County, Utah$30,8411.9%92.8%
13Sanpete County, Utah$30,6811.9%94.6%
14Sevier County, Utah$29,4611.8%96.4%
15Iron County, Utah$13,4380.8%97.2%
16Davis County, Utah$11,4670.7%97.9%
17Duchesne County, Utah$9,8550.6%98.5%
18Carbon County, Utah$8,1360.5%99.0%
19Morgan County, Utah$7,5010.5%99.5%
20Wayne County, Utah$4,4960.3%99.7%
21Summit County, Utah$2,5520.2%99.9%
22Piute County, Utah$9330.1%100.0%
23Washington County, Utah$5110.0%100.0%
24Garfield County, Utah$2620.0%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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