Peanut Subsidies in the United States totaled $341 million in 2018

Counties in the United States Receiving peanut subsidies, 2018

Rank County Peanut Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gaines County, Texas$16,900,8245.0%5.0%
2Worth County, Georgia$8,200,4272.4%7.4%
3Mitchell County, Georgia$8,111,0692.4%9.8%
4Decatur County, Georgia$7,590,5572.2%12.0%
5Terry County, Texas$7,434,7312.2%14.2%
6Miller County, Georgia$7,167,3202.1%16.3%
7Early County, Georgia$7,078,9342.1%18.3%
8Yoakum County, Texas$7,045,4042.1%20.4%
9Houston County, Alabama$6,346,8121.9%22.3%
10Dawson County, Texas$5,840,4501.7%24.0%
11Jackson County, Florida$5,648,3341.7%25.7%
12Colquitt County, Georgia$5,640,8151.7%27.3%
13Geneva County, Alabama$5,429,9321.6%28.9%
14Irwin County, Georgia$5,223,3591.5%30.4%
15Calhoun County, Georgia$4,971,8821.5%31.9%
16Bulloch County, Georgia$4,669,5431.4%33.3%
17Dooly County, Georgia$4,620,3081.4%34.6%
18Coffee County, Georgia$4,559,1081.3%36.0%
19Henry County, Alabama$4,349,7411.3%37.2%
20Burke County, Georgia$4,218,7191.2%38.5%
21Seminole County, Georgia$4,194,7731.2%39.7%
22Collingsworth County, Texas$4,068,4181.2%40.9%
23Berrien County, Georgia$4,009,7411.2%42.1%
24Lee County, Georgia$3,719,5531.1%43.2%
25Southampton County, Virginia$3,622,0131.1%44.2%
26Coffee County, Alabama$3,604,5801.1%45.3%
27Baker County, Georgia$3,346,8821.0%46.3%
28Caddo County, Oklahoma$3,320,1041.0%47.3%
29Tift County, Georgia$3,284,1061.0%48.2%
30Santa Rosa County, Florida$3,272,5111.0%49.2%
31Cochran County, Texas$3,156,7890.9%50.1%
32Baldwin County, Alabama$3,090,4620.9%51.0%
33Terrell County, Georgia$3,068,2830.9%51.9%
34Wilcox County, Georgia$3,027,0500.9%52.8%
35Sumter County, Georgia$2,976,9790.9%53.7%
36Turner County, Georgia$2,935,4210.9%54.5%
37Bertie County, North Carolina$2,826,0180.8%55.4%
38Crisp County, Georgia$2,785,3290.8%56.2%
39Halifax County, North Carolina$2,771,3890.8%57.0%
40Randolph County, Georgia$2,745,5280.8%57.8%
41Northampton County, North Carolina$2,648,6740.8%58.6%
42Brooks County, Georgia$2,647,5080.8%59.4%
43Dale County, Alabama$2,572,4000.8%60.1%
44Cook County, Georgia$2,512,2500.7%60.9%
45Martin County, North Carolina$2,477,3610.7%61.6%
46Orangeburg County, South Carolina$2,344,6720.7%62.3%
47Grady County, Georgia$2,183,3280.6%62.9%
48Screven County, Georgia$2,152,8930.6%63.5%
49Jenkins County, Georgia$2,082,3470.6%64.2%
50Covington County, Alabama$2,039,9620.6%64.8%

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 October 31, 2019.

 

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