USDA subsidies in the United States totaled $353.5 billion from 1995-2016.

Total USDA - Subsidies in the United States by county, 1995-2016

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Fresno County, California$1,322,470,6150.4%0.4%
2Gaines County, Texas$1,090,869,6890.3%0.7%
3Kern County, California$1,025,681,8570.3%1.0%
4Tulare County, California$901,847,3070.3%1.2%
5Hale County, Texas$885,814,2580.3%1.5%
6Whitman County, Washington$861,203,6280.2%1.7%
7Cass County, North Dakota$857,472,7270.2%2.0%
8Brown County, South Dakota$829,415,8450.2%2.2%
9Colusa County, California$818,119,6550.2%2.4%
10Dawson County, Texas$812,899,8970.2%2.7%
11Polk County, Minnesota$812,790,0550.2%2.9%
12Cavalier County, North Dakota$781,009,0680.2%3.1%
13Richland County, North Dakota$733,340,1120.2%3.3%
14Wharton County, Texas$732,480,8200.2%3.5%
15Terry County, Texas$716,822,8510.2%3.7%
16Marshall County, Minnesota$716,264,0630.2%3.9%
17Stutsman County, North Dakota$710,046,9020.2%4.1%
18Poinsett County, Arkansas$707,903,0990.2%4.3%
19Kit Carson County, Colorado$699,287,7230.2%4.5%
20Lamb County, Texas$699,104,6930.2%4.7%
21Bolivar County, Mississippi$689,995,3390.2%4.9%
22Chouteau County, Montana$682,315,2290.2%5.1%
23Iroquois County, Illinois$678,425,3120.2%5.3%
24McLean County, Illinois$653,771,9340.2%5.5%
25Yuma County, Colorado$649,126,0510.2%5.7%
26Mississippi County, Arkansas$642,271,6530.2%5.9%
27Lubbock County, Texas$638,936,3880.2%6.0%
28Kossuth County, Iowa$638,523,1280.2%6.2%
29Floyd County, Texas$633,637,5560.2%6.4%
30Parmer County, Texas$632,329,1800.2%6.6%
31Grand Forks County, North Dakota$631,035,2460.2%6.8%
32Barnes County, North Dakota$630,421,1890.2%6.9%
33Sutter County, California$626,285,3980.2%7.1%
34Stoddard County, Missouri$613,882,0700.2%7.3%
35Hockley County, Texas$610,409,6940.2%7.5%
36Spink County, South Dakota$608,143,4820.2%7.6%
37Lynn County, Texas$607,632,1550.2%7.8%
38Livingston County, Illinois$602,495,9940.2%8.0%
39Walsh County, North Dakota$596,112,9860.2%8.1%
40Deaf Smith County, Texas$589,730,6940.2%8.3%
41Lincoln County, Washington$587,261,2930.2%8.5%
42Kings County, California$585,822,6440.2%8.6%
43La Salle County, Illinois$583,243,8230.2%8.8%
44Castro County, Texas$579,655,9980.2%9.0%
45Texas County, Oklahoma$578,223,4220.2%9.1%
46Renville County, Minnesota$576,625,1160.2%9.3%
47Washington County, Mississippi$572,079,6540.2%9.5%
48Butte County, California$569,264,6830.2%9.6%
49Craighead County, Arkansas$567,055,9880.2%9.8%
50Pinal County, Arizona$557,484,8890.2%9.9%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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