Dairy Program Subsidies in Wisconsin totaled $1.3 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Wisconsin Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Marathon County, Wisconsin$59,940,9644.5%4.5%
2Dane County, Wisconsin$55,201,5034.1%8.6%
3Grant County, Wisconsin$54,518,4334.1%12.7%
4Clark County, Wisconsin$50,776,4713.8%16.6%
5Fond Du Lac County, Wisconsin$49,717,2603.7%20.3%
6Dodge County, Wisconsin$47,443,6703.6%23.9%
7Manitowoc County, Wisconsin$46,937,2763.5%27.4%
8Shawano County, Wisconsin$41,980,1323.2%30.5%
9Chippewa County, Wisconsin$37,433,4432.8%33.3%
10Green County, Wisconsin$36,167,8422.7%36.1%
11Outagamie County, Wisconsin$35,709,2772.7%38.7%
12Lafayette County, Wisconsin$32,695,8582.5%41.2%
13Brown County, Wisconsin$32,553,4172.4%43.6%
14Sauk County, Wisconsin$30,011,1452.3%45.9%
15Iowa County, Wisconsin$29,881,2432.2%48.1%
16Kewaunee County, Wisconsin$29,771,1632.2%50.4%
17Barron County, Wisconsin$29,388,4882.2%52.6%
18Sheboygan County, Wisconsin$28,868,1512.2%54.8%
19Waupaca County, Wisconsin$27,391,2212.1%56.8%
20Monroe County, Wisconsin$25,963,4742.0%58.8%
21Dunn County, Wisconsin$25,062,4521.9%60.6%
22Calumet County, Wisconsin$24,987,0231.9%62.5%
23Vernon County, Wisconsin$24,204,9031.8%64.3%
24Trempealeau County, Wisconsin$23,279,3841.7%66.1%
25Wood County, Wisconsin$22,758,5211.7%67.8%
26Taylor County, Wisconsin$22,419,1161.7%69.5%
27Oconto County, Wisconsin$22,183,9691.7%71.1%
28Buffalo County, Wisconsin$21,166,7701.6%72.7%
29Saint Croix County, Wisconsin$20,564,5081.5%74.3%
30Pierce County, Wisconsin$19,370,6981.5%75.7%
31Polk County, Wisconsin$18,248,1481.4%77.1%
32Columbia County, Wisconsin$17,909,0341.3%78.5%
33Richland County, Wisconsin$17,279,2951.3%79.7%
34Washington County, Wisconsin$16,890,8181.3%81.0%
35Jefferson County, Wisconsin$15,681,0511.2%82.2%
36Winnebago County, Wisconsin$15,537,2131.2%83.4%
37Portage County, Wisconsin$15,045,8581.1%84.5%
38Rock County, Wisconsin$15,005,8351.1%85.6%
39Jackson County, Wisconsin$13,959,2541.0%86.7%
40Walworth County, Wisconsin$13,838,8551.0%87.7%
41Marinette County, Wisconsin$12,895,4421.0%88.7%
42Eau Claire County, Wisconsin$12,649,1911.0%89.6%
43La Crosse County, Wisconsin$12,294,5140.9%90.6%
44Rusk County, Wisconsin$11,623,5540.9%91.4%
45Door County, Wisconsin$10,569,9300.8%92.2%
46Crawford County, Wisconsin$10,512,7980.8%93.0%
47Ozaukee County, Wisconsin$9,434,8200.7%93.7%
48Pepin County, Wisconsin$9,347,3480.7%94.4%
49Juneau County, Wisconsin$9,299,4990.7%95.1%
50Green Lake County, Wisconsin$8,593,8700.6%95.8%
51Langlade County, Wisconsin$7,286,2570.5%96.3%
52Marquette County, Wisconsin$5,389,5110.4%96.7%
53Lincoln County, Wisconsin$5,167,0240.4%97.1%
54Waushara County, Wisconsin$4,940,2400.4%97.5%
55Kenosha County, Wisconsin$4,549,3750.3%97.8%
56Racine County, Wisconsin$4,364,0930.3%98.1%
57Burnett County, Wisconsin$3,708,6190.3%98.4%
58Price County, Wisconsin$3,699,7400.3%98.7%
59Waukesha County, Wisconsin$3,645,0440.3%99.0%
60Washburn County, Wisconsin$3,207,3750.2%99.2%
61Bayfield County, Wisconsin$2,789,2400.2%99.4%
62Ashland County, Wisconsin$2,721,6550.2%99.6%
63Sawyer County, Wisconsin$1,972,1320.1%99.8%
64Adams County, Wisconsin$1,494,4340.1%99.9%
65Douglas County, Wisconsin$593,1750.0%99.9%
66Florence County, Wisconsin$329,1500.0%100.0%
67Iron County, Wisconsin$288,6860.0%100.0%
68Forest County, Wisconsin$225,1280.0%100.0%
69Milwaukee County, Wisconsin$53,6660.0%100.0%
70Oneida County, Wisconsin$4,9010.0%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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