Corn Subsidies in the United States totaled $4.8 billion in 2011

Counties in the United States Receiving corn subsidies, 2011

Rank County Corn Subsidies
2011
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Brown County, South Dakota$22,231,6980.5%0.5%
2Spink County, South Dakota$20,083,2380.4%0.9%
3Richland County, North Dakota$18,320,5030.4%1.3%
4Iroquois County, Illinois$17,987,8640.4%1.6%
5Yuma County, Colorado$17,823,6410.4%2.0%
6Kossuth County, Iowa$17,299,9620.4%2.4%
7La Salle County, Illinois$17,196,1620.4%2.7%
8Cass County, North Dakota$16,939,4880.4%3.1%
9McLean County, Illinois$16,509,1010.3%3.4%
10Livingston County, Illinois$16,330,3440.3%3.8%
11Bureau County, Illinois$16,299,0010.3%4.1%
12Dickey County, North Dakota$15,153,9760.3%4.4%
13Lee County, Illinois$14,772,2120.3%4.7%
14Custer County, Nebraska$14,767,9990.3%5.0%
15Renville County, Minnesota$14,603,6520.3%5.3%
16Champaign County, Illinois$14,132,2040.3%5.6%
17Clinton County, Iowa$14,132,1450.3%5.9%
18Henry County, Illinois$14,120,3660.3%6.2%
19Pottawattamie County, Iowa$13,910,9280.3%6.5%
20Stearns County, Minnesota$13,897,0850.3%6.8%
21Beadle County, South Dakota$13,589,1270.3%7.1%
22Lincoln County, Nebraska$13,519,7490.3%7.4%
23Sangamon County, Illinois$13,452,4450.3%7.6%
24Holt County, Nebraska$13,323,5050.3%7.9%
25Woodbury County, Iowa$13,301,6240.3%8.2%
26Whiteside County, Illinois$13,278,7140.3%8.5%
27Mower County, Minnesota$13,151,2340.3%8.7%
28Kit Carson County, Colorado$13,078,4710.3%9.0%
29Martin County, Minnesota$13,074,9990.3%9.3%
30Dawson County, Nebraska$13,070,7860.3%9.6%
31Freeborn County, Minnesota$12,952,6810.3%9.8%
32Sioux County, Iowa$12,937,6350.3%10.1%
33Faribault County, Minnesota$12,859,8970.3%10.4%
34Vermilion County, Illinois$12,845,1500.3%10.6%
35Ogle County, Illinois$12,713,3130.3%10.9%
36LaMoure County, North Dakota$12,695,4280.3%11.2%
37Buffalo County, Nebraska$12,618,0040.3%11.4%
38Redwood County, Minnesota$12,456,2430.3%11.7%
39Buchanan County, Iowa$12,398,5370.3%11.9%
40Plymouth County, Iowa$12,397,6230.3%12.2%
41Logan County, Illinois$12,139,3740.3%12.4%
42Blue Earth County, Minnesota$12,065,5820.3%12.7%
43Franklin County, Iowa$11,963,5180.2%12.9%
44Delaware County, Iowa$11,909,4170.2%13.2%
45DeKalb County, Illinois$11,883,7680.2%13.4%
46Fillmore County, Minnesota$11,868,2770.2%13.7%
47Barnes County, North Dakota$11,860,6060.2%13.9%
48Hamilton County, Nebraska$11,856,3990.2%14.2%
49Fayette County, Iowa$11,773,4360.2%14.4%
50Cerro Gordo County, Iowa$11,518,3830.2%14.7%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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