Total Dairy Program payments in the United States totaled $4.9 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in the United States Receiving Total Dairy Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total Dairy Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Tulare County, California$89,866,3131.8%1.8%
2Merced County, California$74,129,7661.5%3.3%
3Stanislaus County, California$62,648,1261.3%4.6%
4Lancaster County, Pennsylvania$61,599,6271.2%5.8%
5Stearns County, Minnesota$59,087,4291.2%7.0%
6Marathon County, Wisconsin$46,739,8040.9%8.0%
7Dane County, Wisconsin$43,324,9900.9%8.9%
8Grant County, Wisconsin$42,736,6370.9%9.7%
9Clark County, Wisconsin$39,716,2440.8%10.5%
10Fond Du Lac County, Wisconsin$38,935,6000.8%11.3%
11Kings County, California$38,293,6120.8%12.1%
12Dodge County, Wisconsin$36,857,8840.7%12.9%
13Manitowoc County, Wisconsin$36,166,8870.7%13.6%
14Erath County, Texas$34,595,9430.7%14.3%
15Shawano County, Wisconsin$32,488,0150.7%14.9%
16San Joaquin County, California$31,649,3790.6%15.6%
17Whatcom County, Washington$30,389,5130.6%16.2%
18Franklin County, Pennsylvania$29,240,0510.6%16.8%
19San Bernardino County, California$28,844,2780.6%17.4%
20Chippewa County, Wisconsin$28,676,8650.6%18.0%
21Green County, Wisconsin$27,929,2820.6%18.5%
22Outagamie County, Wisconsin$27,545,8730.6%19.1%
23Fresno County, California$27,413,8640.6%19.6%
24Franklin County, Vermont$27,367,1360.6%20.2%
25Wyoming County, New York$26,273,3760.5%20.7%
26Lafayette County, Wisconsin$25,273,0840.5%21.2%
27Brown County, Wisconsin$24,861,5470.5%21.8%
28Addison County, Vermont$24,628,9790.5%22.2%
29Winona County, Minnesota$24,331,7480.5%22.7%
30Sauk County, Wisconsin$23,542,3470.5%23.2%
31Morrison County, Minnesota$23,202,4920.5%23.7%
32Iowa County, Wisconsin$23,199,7960.5%24.2%
33Kewaunee County, Wisconsin$22,829,0780.5%24.6%
34Barron County, Wisconsin$22,483,4600.5%25.1%
35Sheboygan County, Wisconsin$22,338,2570.5%25.5%
36Dubuque County, Iowa$22,238,8160.5%26.0%
37Saint Lawrence County, New York$22,107,6900.4%26.4%
38Lewis County, New York$21,359,7100.4%26.9%
39Waupaca County, Wisconsin$21,295,3400.4%27.3%
40Jefferson County, New York$21,085,5370.4%27.7%
41Tillamook County, Oregon$20,884,1240.4%28.1%
42Wayne County, Ohio$20,721,6980.4%28.6%
43Berks County, Pennsylvania$20,457,3610.4%29.0%
44Bradford County, Pennsylvania$20,316,1630.4%29.4%
45Monroe County, Wisconsin$20,151,1080.4%29.8%
46Otter Tail County, Minnesota$19,615,4370.4%30.2%
47Calumet County, Wisconsin$19,463,7940.4%30.6%
48Hopkins County, Texas$19,319,1530.4%31.0%
49Dunn County, Wisconsin$19,231,2070.4%31.4%
50Washington County, New York$19,011,5910.4%31.8%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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