USDA subsidies in the United States totaled $15.9 billion in 2011

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Total USDA - Subsidies in the United States by county, 2011
Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
2011
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Whitman County, Washington$52,114,4810.3%0.3%
2Cass County, North Dakota$50,883,3840.3%0.6%
3Gaines County, Texas$50,658,4060.3%1.0%
4Richland County, North Dakota$49,085,9790.3%1.3%
5Brown County, South Dakota$48,745,5670.3%1.6%
6Cavalier County, North Dakota$48,729,7890.3%1.9%
7Chouteau County, Montana$45,602,8060.3%2.2%
8Fresno County, California$44,527,0380.3%2.5%
9Polk County, Minnesota$41,351,2450.3%2.7%
10Stutsman County, North Dakota$40,806,3310.3%3.0%
11Barnes County, North Dakota$40,630,8000.3%3.2%
12Hale County, Texas$38,439,0290.2%3.5%
13Spink County, South Dakota$37,019,6680.2%3.7%
14Dawson County, Texas$36,473,6640.2%3.9%
15Marshall County, Minnesota$36,319,3590.2%4.2%
16Lincoln County, Washington$35,921,3330.2%4.4%
17Kern County, California$34,170,5700.2%4.6%
18Terry County, Texas$33,853,0270.2%4.8%
19Kit Carson County, Colorado$33,614,6310.2%5.0%
20Walsh County, North Dakota$33,347,2860.2%5.2%
21LaMoure County, North Dakota$32,884,6720.2%5.5%
22Ramsey County, North Dakota$32,563,2950.2%5.7%
23Baca County, Colorado$32,370,7980.2%5.9%
24Grand Forks County, North Dakota$32,036,4760.2%6.1%
25Bottineau County, North Dakota$31,624,8030.2%6.3%
26Yuma County, Colorado$31,411,4790.2%6.5%
27Parmer County, Texas$31,079,1730.2%6.7%
28Floyd County, Texas$30,789,9080.2%6.9%
29Lynn County, Texas$30,753,3020.2%7.0%
30Dickey County, North Dakota$30,736,9000.2%7.2%
31Hill County, Montana$30,372,4650.2%7.4%
32Deaf Smith County, Texas$30,330,8500.2%7.6%
33Hockley County, Texas$30,161,0620.2%7.8%
34Iroquois County, Illinois$29,866,5430.2%8.0%
35Lamb County, Texas$29,764,5110.2%8.2%
36Swisher County, Texas$29,669,1270.2%8.4%
37Ward County, North Dakota$29,657,0840.2%8.6%
38Tulare County, California$29,359,5870.2%8.8%
39Pembina County, North Dakota$28,533,4880.2%8.9%
40Wharton County, Texas$28,436,8050.2%9.1%
41Lubbock County, Texas$28,252,2370.2%9.3%
42Bolivar County, Mississippi$27,577,0790.2%9.5%
43Nueces County, Texas$26,882,2530.2%9.6%
44La Salle County, Illinois$26,582,1860.2%9.8%
45Traill County, North Dakota$26,533,5720.2%10.0%
46Texas County, Oklahoma$26,435,5050.2%10.1%
47McLean County, Illinois$26,341,4030.2%10.3%
48Renville County, Minnesota$26,234,1130.2%10.5%
49Livingston County, Illinois$26,149,5370.2%10.6%
50Kossuth County, Iowa$26,057,1500.2%10.8%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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