USDA subsidies in the United States totaled $17.2 billion in 2016

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

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Fresno County, California$63,729,6280.4%0.4%
2Gaines County, Texas$63,573,9260.4%0.7%
3Brown County, South Dakota$60,646,1710.4%1.1%
4Kern County, California$58,483,0010.3%1.4%
5Cavalier County, North Dakota$56,550,0060.3%1.8%
6Cass County, North Dakota$48,748,3380.3%2.0%
7Dawson County, Texas$48,206,9410.3%2.3%
8Stutsman County, North Dakota$47,453,3380.3%2.6%
9Whitman County, Washington$44,693,0930.3%2.9%
10Terry County, Texas$44,501,3100.3%3.1%
11Polk County, Minnesota$43,272,6460.3%3.4%
12Richland County, North Dakota$42,516,2850.2%3.6%
13Grand Forks County, North Dakota$41,912,6600.2%3.9%
14La Salle County, Illinois$40,717,4290.2%4.1%
15Iroquois County, Illinois$40,307,1000.2%4.3%
16Marshall County, Minnesota$39,949,2580.2%4.6%
17Hale County, Texas$39,365,3310.2%4.8%
18Livingston County, Illinois$38,683,7140.2%5.0%
19Barnes County, North Dakota$38,582,2670.2%5.2%
20LaMoure County, North Dakota$37,885,1140.2%5.5%
21Lubbock County, Texas$37,690,7200.2%5.7%
22Ramsey County, North Dakota$36,447,6810.2%5.9%
23Hockley County, Texas$36,216,4740.2%6.1%
24Lamb County, Texas$36,013,1250.2%6.3%
25Wharton County, Texas$35,335,0750.2%6.5%
26Lynn County, Texas$35,207,7900.2%6.7%
27Tulare County, California$34,421,8310.2%6.9%
28Walsh County, North Dakota$34,198,4740.2%7.1%
29Floyd County, Texas$34,044,2710.2%7.3%
30Kossuth County, Iowa$33,539,6010.2%7.5%
31Dickey County, North Dakota$33,486,7380.2%7.7%
32Bureau County, Illinois$33,290,7150.2%7.9%
33Houston County, Alabama$33,159,8160.2%8.1%
34Ward County, North Dakota$33,142,9300.2%8.3%
35McLean County, Illinois$32,708,4440.2%8.5%
36Stoddard County, Missouri$32,266,1960.2%8.7%
37Kit Carson County, Colorado$31,910,4080.2%8.8%
38Bolivar County, Mississippi$31,632,4960.2%9.0%
39Henry County, Illinois$31,606,9690.2%9.2%
40Bottineau County, North Dakota$31,450,4420.2%9.4%
41Lincoln County, Washington$31,434,1960.2%9.6%
42Yuma County, Colorado$31,424,3630.2%9.8%
43McLean County, North Dakota$31,236,3860.2%9.9%
44Sargent County, North Dakota$31,122,6370.2%10.1%
45Poinsett County, Arkansas$29,899,0220.2%10.3%
46Arkansas County, Arkansas$29,871,8650.2%10.5%
47Wells County, North Dakota$29,775,4330.2%10.6%
48Spink County, South Dakota$29,336,1980.2%10.8%
49Towner County, North Dakota$28,965,9510.2%11.0%
50New Madrid County, Missouri$28,890,3940.2%11.2%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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