USDA subsidies in Wyoming totaled $1.2 billion from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Goshen County, Wyoming$174,964,17615.0%15.0%
2Laramie County, Wyoming$167,709,77514.4%29.4%
3Platte County, Wyoming$96,260,9288.3%37.7%
4Campbell County, Wyoming$83,894,8087.2%44.9%
5Crook County, Wyoming$67,964,3665.8%50.7%
6Big Horn County, Wyoming$57,957,9355.0%55.7%
7Wyoming NRCS$56,972,4764.9%60.5%
8Fremont County, Wyoming$49,593,7484.3%64.8%
9Niobrara County, Wyoming$49,059,1034.2%69.0%
10Park County, Wyoming$47,043,4864.0%73.0%
11Johnson County, Wyoming$40,519,3103.5%76.5%
12Natrona County, Wyoming$35,838,6553.1%79.6%
13Weston County, Wyoming$35,034,1403.0%82.6%
14Converse County, Wyoming$32,114,6672.8%85.4%
15Washakie County, Wyoming$28,812,3192.5%87.8%
16Sheridan County, Wyoming$26,757,8802.3%90.1%
17Lincoln County, Wyoming$25,220,6802.2%92.3%
18Carbon County, Wyoming$21,769,5491.9%94.2%
19Sweetwater County, Wyoming$19,722,7791.7%95.8%
20Sublette County, Wyoming$13,419,6091.2%97.0%
21Uinta County, Wyoming$12,119,3491.0%98.0%
22Albany County, Wyoming$12,008,2981.0%99.1%
23Hot Springs County, Wyoming$9,874,1560.8%99.9%
24Teton County, Wyoming$608,1050.1%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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