Livestock Subsidies in the United States totaled $10.8 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in the United States Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Cherry County, Nebraska$60,401,7430.6%0.6%
2Meade County, South Dakota$59,915,9850.6%1.1%
3Caddo County, Oklahoma$56,279,4610.5%1.6%
4Custer County, Nebraska$49,931,0890.5%2.1%
5Lincoln County, Nebraska$46,377,5390.4%2.5%
6Washita County, Oklahoma$44,192,9230.4%2.9%
7Grady County, Oklahoma$40,486,5990.4%3.3%
8Osage County, Oklahoma$39,010,6550.4%3.7%
9Perkins County, South Dakota$38,267,0290.4%4.0%
10Kiowa County, Oklahoma$38,016,1170.4%4.4%
11Woods County, Oklahoma$38,001,5300.4%4.7%
12Bryan County, Oklahoma$37,459,1480.3%5.1%
13Malheur County, Oregon$37,313,0540.3%5.4%
14Custer County, Oklahoma$36,852,9170.3%5.8%
15Woodward County, Oklahoma$36,327,0540.3%6.1%
16Craig County, Oklahoma$36,288,1200.3%6.4%
17Hawaii County, Hawaii$35,764,6920.3%6.8%
18Jefferson County, Oklahoma$35,295,6540.3%7.1%
19Chaves County, New Mexico$35,147,5690.3%7.4%
20Beckham County, Oklahoma$33,941,0750.3%7.7%
21Dewey County, Oklahoma$33,340,9420.3%8.1%
22Garvin County, Oklahoma$33,287,2440.3%8.4%
23Holt County, Nebraska$33,185,1000.3%8.7%
24Tulare County, California$32,691,2420.3%9.0%
25Kingfisher County, Oklahoma$32,345,2700.3%9.3%
26Blaine County, Oklahoma$32,265,1610.3%9.6%
27Cotton County, Oklahoma$31,640,8790.3%9.9%
28Stephens County, Oklahoma$31,192,5960.3%10.2%
29Lamar County, Texas$30,475,6440.3%10.4%
30Major County, Oklahoma$30,163,1940.3%10.7%
31Roger Mills County, Oklahoma$29,982,7240.3%11.0%
32Comanche County, Oklahoma$29,979,8800.3%11.3%
33Campbell County, Wyoming$29,040,3990.3%11.5%
34Tripp County, South Dakota$29,025,6940.3%11.8%
35Choctaw County, Oklahoma$28,558,1830.3%12.1%
36Pennington County, South Dakota$28,290,8340.3%12.3%
37Haakon County, South Dakota$27,385,1510.3%12.6%
38Kern County, California$27,009,6100.3%12.8%
39Beaver County, Oklahoma$26,861,5870.2%13.1%
40Harney County, Oregon$26,697,6730.2%13.3%
41Lincoln County, Oklahoma$25,172,1470.2%13.6%
42Dewey County, South Dakota$25,062,1460.2%13.8%
43Garfield County, Oklahoma$24,854,0650.2%14.0%
44Sheridan County, Nebraska$24,697,0930.2%14.3%
45Harding County, South Dakota$24,658,9640.2%14.5%
46Greenwood County, Kansas$24,368,7950.2%14.7%
47Butte County, South Dakota$24,280,1080.2%15.0%
48Hopkins County, Texas$24,147,2390.2%15.2%
49Tillman County, Oklahoma$23,999,1270.2%15.4%
50Ziebach County, South Dakota$23,969,6370.2%15.6%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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