Commodity subsidies in Utah totaled $284 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Utah Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Box Elder County, Utah$87,938,15630.9%30.9%
2Cache County, Utah$47,862,43316.8%47.8%
3Millard County, Utah$27,268,5079.6%57.4%
4Utah County, Utah$20,299,1927.1%64.5%
5San Juan County, Utah$14,699,0645.2%69.7%
6Sanpete County, Utah$13,200,0724.6%74.4%
7Weber County, Utah$8,796,7273.1%77.4%
8Juab County, Utah$7,881,6452.8%80.2%
9Sevier County, Utah$7,123,7422.5%82.7%
10Iron County, Utah$5,701,1262.0%84.7%
11Uintah County, Utah$5,151,1791.8%86.5%
12Beaver County, Utah$5,140,1981.8%88.4%
13Duchesne County, Utah$5,065,9441.8%90.1%
14Salt Lake County, Utah$4,023,4731.4%91.6%
15Summit County, Utah$3,513,9611.2%92.8%
16Emery County, Utah$3,319,3831.2%94.0%
17Wayne County, Utah$2,866,2691.0%95.0%
18Davis County, Utah$2,729,5081.0%95.9%
19Morgan County, Utah$2,274,2310.8%96.7%
20Tooele County, Utah$2,206,2290.8%97.5%
21Piute County, Utah$2,196,7200.8%98.3%
22Wasatch County, Utah$1,190,1890.4%98.7%
23Washington County, Utah$1,081,2640.4%99.1%
24Rich County, Utah$1,014,4740.4%99.4%
25Carbon County, Utah$937,2580.3%99.8%
26Garfield County, Utah$497,0630.2%99.9%
27Grand County, Utah$98,0480.0%100.0%
28Kane County, Utah$60,0750.0%100.0%
29Daggett County, Utah$9,3020.0%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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