Cotton Subsidies in the United States totaled $35.8 billion from 1995-2014.

SELECT * FROM regionsummary WHERE progcode='cotton' and regtype='COUNTY' and substring(fips,3,3)!='999' and substr(fips,3,1)!='7' and substr(fips,3,1)!='8'and mtotal!=0 ORDER BY mtotal DESC LIMIT 0,50

Counties in the United States Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2014

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
1995-2014
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Fresno County, California$628,599,0051.8%1.8%
2Gaines County, Texas$561,764,6081.6%3.3%
3Hale County, Texas$500,454,8211.4%4.7%
4Dawson County, Texas$494,760,6491.4%6.1%
5Kern County, California$485,723,0561.4%7.5%
6Pinal County, Arizona$447,985,7961.3%8.7%
7Maricopa County, Arizona$442,464,0021.2%10.0%
8Lubbock County, Texas$430,119,3681.2%11.2%
9Lynn County, Texas$394,100,4971.1%12.3%
10Terry County, Texas$379,215,0031.1%13.3%
11Kings County, California$376,090,2131.1%14.4%
12Hockley County, Texas$354,931,4451.0%15.4%
13Mississippi County, Arkansas$350,590,1331.0%16.3%
14Lamb County, Texas$340,187,9261.0%17.3%
15Floyd County, Texas$330,163,3980.9%18.2%
16Crosby County, Texas$296,336,8260.8%19.0%
17Tensas Parish, Louisiana$278,791,2840.8%19.8%
18Washington County, Mississippi$273,231,1200.8%20.6%
19Coahoma County, Mississippi$265,524,6360.7%21.3%
20Tulare County, California$260,241,2450.7%22.1%
21Yazoo County, Mississippi$259,502,0520.7%22.8%
22Martin County, Texas$259,480,8670.7%23.5%
23Leflore County, Mississippi$240,899,6780.7%24.2%
24Dunklin County, Missouri$239,359,4430.7%24.9%
25Franklin Parish, Louisiana$237,965,1330.7%25.5%
26Nueces County, Texas$229,977,7800.6%26.2%
27San Patricio County, Texas$216,238,6790.6%26.8%
28Howard County, Texas$214,221,0710.6%27.4%
29Haywood County, Tennessee$211,953,7920.6%28.0%
30Cochran County, Texas$209,804,2870.6%28.5%
31Sunflower County, Mississippi$207,156,2150.6%29.1%
32Swisher County, Texas$202,300,5470.6%29.7%
33Yoakum County, Texas$201,450,5700.6%30.2%
34Phillips County, Arkansas$191,972,4300.5%30.8%
35Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$189,624,5570.5%31.3%
36Dooly County, Georgia$188,074,8800.5%31.8%
37New Madrid County, Missouri$186,300,8860.5%32.4%
38Richland Parish, Louisiana$182,265,4200.5%32.9%
39Craighead County, Arkansas$179,981,0750.5%33.4%
40Merced County, California$175,441,1620.5%33.9%
41Colquitt County, Georgia$174,701,5230.5%34.4%
42Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$174,688,9950.5%34.8%
43Crockett County, Tennessee$173,330,8360.5%35.3%
44Parmer County, Texas$172,948,6230.5%35.8%
45Cameron County, Texas$172,108,2500.5%36.3%
46Bolivar County, Mississippi$169,439,9080.5%36.8%
47Castro County, Texas$166,919,0080.5%37.2%
48Madison Parish, Louisiana$166,218,6640.5%37.7%
49Jones County, Texas$160,547,1310.4%38.1%
50Willacy County, Texas$160,020,4020.4%38.6%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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