Peanut Subsidies in the United States totaled $5.8 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in the United States Receiving peanut subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Peanut Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gaines County, Texas$249,379,3894.3%4.3%
2Houston County, Alabama$135,901,3852.4%6.7%
3Worth County, Georgia$132,913,2542.3%9.0%
4Early County, Georgia$119,328,4502.1%11.0%
5Decatur County, Georgia$114,242,8442.0%13.0%
6Caddo County, Oklahoma$113,027,0642.0%15.0%
7Terry County, Texas$112,619,6171.9%16.9%
8Mitchell County, Georgia$108,466,0401.9%18.8%
9Miller County, Georgia$105,653,2601.8%20.6%
10Jackson County, Florida$104,353,6181.8%22.4%
11Henry County, Alabama$101,207,0951.8%24.2%
12Geneva County, Alabama$98,375,7511.7%25.9%
13Southampton County, Virginia$94,655,4011.6%27.5%
14Irwin County, Georgia$86,294,8031.5%29.0%
15Yoakum County, Texas$85,069,0121.5%30.5%
16Collingsworth County, Texas$81,332,7031.4%31.9%
17Coffee County, Alabama$80,198,1311.4%33.3%
18Dooly County, Georgia$78,574,6311.4%34.7%
19Bulloch County, Georgia$76,322,2941.3%36.0%
20Northampton County, North Carolina$74,038,7441.3%37.3%
21Calhoun County, Georgia$72,997,8161.3%38.5%
22Colquitt County, Georgia$72,427,5331.3%39.8%
23Seminole County, Georgia$69,292,7271.2%41.0%
24Dawson County, Texas$68,462,7261.2%42.2%
25Halifax County, North Carolina$66,701,6481.2%43.3%
26Baker County, Georgia$66,539,8381.2%44.5%
27Tift County, Georgia$61,300,2901.1%45.5%
28Bertie County, North Carolina$60,460,2141.0%46.6%
29Turner County, Georgia$60,373,3081.0%47.6%
30Terrell County, Georgia$59,343,5491.0%48.6%
31Coffee County, Georgia$58,489,2471.0%49.7%
32Sumter County, Georgia$56,955,8911.0%50.6%
33Randolph County, Georgia$56,538,9961.0%51.6%
34Lee County, Georgia$56,409,1281.0%52.6%
35Crisp County, Georgia$54,256,4750.9%53.5%
36Frio County, Texas$52,322,8000.9%54.4%
37Martin County, North Carolina$52,304,1040.9%55.3%
38Wilcox County, Georgia$51,051,4550.9%56.2%
39Dale County, Alabama$50,599,1800.9%57.1%
40Santa Rosa County, Florida$49,156,3470.9%58.0%
41Burke County, Georgia$46,964,8870.8%58.8%
42Berrien County, Georgia$46,449,7860.8%59.6%
43Barbour County, Alabama$45,965,2350.8%60.4%
44Isle of Wight County, Virginia$45,062,1320.8%61.2%
45Edgecombe County, North Carolina$42,272,4890.7%61.9%
46Atascosa County, Texas$41,765,0050.7%62.6%
47Covington County, Alabama$38,708,8660.7%63.3%
48Grady County, Georgia$38,702,2490.7%63.9%
49Levy County, Florida$37,930,0960.7%64.6%
50Hertford County, North Carolina$36,907,2340.6%65.2%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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