Cotton Subsidies in the United States totaled $1.1 billion in 2016

Counties in the United States Receiving cotton subsidies, 2016

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dawson County, Texas$37,041,9623.4%3.4%
2Lubbock County, Texas$32,742,0263.0%6.4%
3Gaines County, Texas$32,570,5373.0%9.4%
4Lynn County, Texas$31,264,9242.9%12.3%
5Hockley County, Texas$27,262,8192.5%14.8%
6Terry County, Texas$22,338,2632.1%16.8%
7Floyd County, Texas$21,008,0371.9%18.8%
8Martin County, Texas$19,977,1091.8%20.6%
9Crosby County, Texas$18,686,3431.7%22.3%
10Hale County, Texas$18,564,8401.7%24.0%
11Howard County, Texas$16,531,8441.5%25.6%
12Lamb County, Texas$16,249,9261.5%27.0%
13Glasscock County, Texas$15,981,7671.5%28.5%
14Fisher County, Texas$14,008,3781.3%29.8%
15Cochran County, Texas$13,443,1001.2%31.0%
16Jackson County, Oklahoma$12,952,7551.2%32.2%
17Yoakum County, Texas$11,552,9441.1%33.3%
18Tom Green County, Texas$11,552,0521.1%34.4%
19Scurry County, Texas$10,741,8851.0%35.3%
20Swisher County, Texas$10,003,8770.9%36.3%
21Dooly County, Georgia$9,769,9230.9%37.2%
22Pinal County, Arizona$9,339,0460.9%38.0%
23San Patricio County, Texas$9,163,1880.8%38.9%
24Fresno County, California$8,899,7670.8%39.7%
25Nueces County, Texas$8,634,9640.8%40.5%
26Coahoma County, Mississippi$8,177,7820.8%41.2%
27Hall County, Texas$8,031,0380.7%42.0%
28Worth County, Georgia$7,863,8850.7%42.7%
29Haskell County, Texas$7,685,4820.7%43.4%
30Nolan County, Texas$7,639,7610.7%44.1%
31Collingsworth County, Texas$7,552,2670.7%44.8%
32Jones County, Texas$7,538,2190.7%45.5%
33Wharton County, Texas$7,411,4990.7%46.2%
34Bailey County, Texas$7,408,4840.7%46.8%
35Mitchell County, Georgia$7,174,8510.7%47.5%
36Mitchell County, Texas$6,444,6980.6%48.1%
37Tillman County, Oklahoma$6,160,4060.6%48.7%
38Decatur County, Georgia$6,026,9700.6%49.2%
39Bulloch County, Georgia$5,867,4120.5%49.8%
40Colquitt County, Georgia$5,591,6950.5%50.3%
41Kings County, California$5,504,5240.5%50.8%
42Coffee County, Georgia$5,320,9410.5%51.3%
43Jackson County, Florida$5,311,4080.5%51.8%
44Runnels County, Texas$5,233,5790.5%52.2%
45Northampton County, North Carolina$5,177,7980.5%52.7%
46Reagan County, Texas$4,894,3560.4%53.2%
47Garza County, Texas$4,751,7110.4%53.6%
48Stoddard County, Missouri$4,740,6340.4%54.0%
49New Madrid County, Missouri$4,734,7750.4%54.5%
50Early County, Georgia$4,525,8250.4%54.9%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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