Peanut Subsidies in the United States totaled $5.4 billion from 1995-2017.

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

Rank County Peanut Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gaines County, Texas$232,478,5654.3%4.3%
2Houston County, Alabama$129,554,5732.4%6.7%
3Worth County, Georgia$124,712,8482.3%9.0%
4Early County, Georgia$112,263,7952.1%11.0%
5Caddo County, Oklahoma$109,706,9602.0%13.0%
6Decatur County, Georgia$106,652,2872.0%15.0%
7Terry County, Texas$105,184,6911.9%16.9%
8Mitchell County, Georgia$100,354,9701.8%18.8%
9Jackson County, Florida$98,707,2111.8%20.6%
10Miller County, Georgia$98,485,9401.8%22.4%
11Henry County, Alabama$96,888,1661.8%24.2%
12Geneva County, Alabama$92,945,8191.7%25.9%
13Southampton County, Virginia$91,033,3881.7%27.6%
14Irwin County, Georgia$81,071,4441.5%29.1%
15Yoakum County, Texas$78,023,6081.4%30.5%
16Collingsworth County, Texas$77,264,2851.4%31.9%
17Coffee County, Alabama$76,593,5511.4%33.3%
18Dooly County, Georgia$73,954,3231.4%34.7%
19Bulloch County, Georgia$71,652,7531.3%36.0%
20Northampton County, North Carolina$71,390,0701.3%37.3%
21Calhoun County, Georgia$68,025,9341.3%38.6%
22Colquitt County, Georgia$66,786,8961.2%39.8%
23Seminole County, Georgia$65,099,3831.2%41.0%
24Halifax County, North Carolina$63,930,2591.2%42.2%
25Baker County, Georgia$63,192,9561.2%43.3%
26Dawson County, Texas$62,622,2761.2%44.5%
27Tift County, Georgia$58,016,1841.1%45.6%
28Bertie County, North Carolina$57,634,1961.1%46.6%
29Turner County, Georgia$57,437,2091.1%47.7%
30Terrell County, Georgia$56,275,2661.0%48.7%
31Sumter County, Georgia$53,984,8801.0%49.7%
32Coffee County, Georgia$53,930,1391.0%50.7%
33Randolph County, Georgia$53,793,4681.0%51.7%
34Lee County, Georgia$52,690,5431.0%52.7%
35Crisp County, Georgia$51,471,1460.9%53.6%
36Frio County, Texas$51,024,7850.9%54.5%
37Martin County, North Carolina$49,826,7430.9%55.5%
38Dale County, Alabama$48,026,7800.9%56.3%
39Wilcox County, Georgia$48,022,9410.9%57.2%
40Santa Rosa County, Florida$45,883,8360.8%58.1%
41Barbour County, Alabama$44,213,0760.8%58.9%
42Isle of Wight County, Virginia$43,452,8940.8%59.7%
43Burke County, Georgia$42,746,1680.8%60.5%
44Berrien County, Georgia$42,440,0450.8%61.3%
45Atascosa County, Texas$40,716,1720.7%62.0%
46Edgecombe County, North Carolina$40,424,2770.7%62.7%
47Covington County, Alabama$36,668,9040.7%63.4%
48Grady County, Georgia$36,518,9240.7%64.1%
49Levy County, Florida$36,001,9150.7%64.8%
50Hertford County, North Carolina$35,774,1040.7%65.4%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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