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$63,805,4030.4%0.4%
2Gaines County, Texas$63,524,3370.4%0.7%
3Brown County, South Dakota$60,609,8780.4%1.1%
4Kern County, California$58,505,5920.3%1.4%
5Cavalier County, North Dakota$56,529,9810.3%1.8%
6Cass County, North Dakota$48,728,5820.3%2.0%
7Dawson County, Texas$48,199,5940.3%2.3%
8Stutsman County, North Dakota$47,456,2450.3%2.6%
9Whitman County, Washington$44,684,8330.3%2.9%
10Terry County, Texas$44,353,4790.3%3.1%
11Polk County, Minnesota$43,259,2710.3%3.4%
12Richland County, North Dakota$42,440,2800.2%3.6%
13Grand Forks County, North Dakota$41,740,1750.2%3.9%
14La Salle County, Illinois$40,716,5260.2%4.1%
15Iroquois County, Illinois$40,307,1050.2%4.3%
16Marshall County, Minnesota$39,928,5590.2%4.6%
17Hale County, Texas$39,342,6500.2%4.8%
18Livingston County, Illinois$38,683,6470.2%5.0%
19Barnes County, North Dakota$38,550,8810.2%5.2%
20LaMoure County, North Dakota$37,889,6780.2%5.5%
21Lubbock County, Texas$37,629,6700.2%5.7%
22Ramsey County, North Dakota$36,400,1440.2%5.9%
23Hockley County, Texas$36,215,6700.2%6.1%
24Lamb County, Texas$35,949,2360.2%6.3%
25Wharton County, Texas$35,254,8280.2%6.5%
26Lynn County, Texas$35,208,4860.2%6.7%
27Tulare County, California$34,397,5310.2%6.9%
28Walsh County, North Dakota$34,180,0000.2%7.1%
29Floyd County, Texas$34,052,3620.2%7.3%
30Kossuth County, Iowa$33,540,8280.2%7.5%
31Dickey County, North Dakota$33,482,6470.2%7.7%
32Bureau County, Illinois$33,290,5690.2%7.9%
33Houston County, Alabama$33,159,7880.2%8.1%
34Ward County, North Dakota$33,130,8220.2%8.3%
35McLean County, Illinois$32,703,7270.2%8.5%
36Kit Carson County, Colorado$31,910,4080.2%8.7%
37Stoddard County, Missouri$31,854,1720.2%8.8%
38Bolivar County, Mississippi$31,630,6510.2%9.0%
39Henry County, Illinois$31,596,8530.2%9.2%
40Lincoln County, Washington$31,435,4740.2%9.4%
41Yuma County, Colorado$31,426,2400.2%9.6%
42Bottineau County, North Dakota$31,425,3350.2%9.8%
43McLean County, North Dakota$31,247,7940.2%9.9%
44Sargent County, North Dakota$31,116,6070.2%10.1%
45Poinsett County, Arkansas$29,893,5960.2%10.3%
46Arkansas County, Arkansas$29,884,7530.2%10.5%
47Wells County, North Dakota$29,772,5960.2%10.6%
48Spink County, South Dakota$29,296,7250.2%10.8%
49Towner County, North Dakota$28,948,6000.2%11.0%
50New Madrid County, Missouri$28,886,3490.2%11.2%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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