USDA subsidies in the United States totaled $16.2 billion in 2017

Total USDA - Subsidies in the United States by county, 2017

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Cavalier County, North Dakota$62,420,8530.4%0.4%
2Gaines County, Texas$56,213,8520.3%0.7%
3Fresno County, California$51,593,8180.3%1.1%
4Wharton County, Texas$42,513,8610.3%1.3%
5Kern County, California$41,892,5520.3%1.6%
6Spink County, South Dakota$40,606,4720.3%1.8%
7Ward County, North Dakota$40,393,4000.2%2.1%
8Grand Forks County, North Dakota$40,382,1100.2%2.3%
9Dawson County, Texas$40,105,9840.2%2.6%
10Chouteau County, Montana$39,362,1440.2%2.8%
11Brown County, South Dakota$39,039,2340.2%3.1%
12Terry County, Texas$38,325,6160.2%3.3%
13Polk County, Minnesota$38,235,7840.2%3.5%
14Yuma County, Colorado$38,093,4960.2%3.8%
15Poinsett County, Arkansas$38,037,1180.2%4.0%
16Arkansas County, Arkansas$37,979,8150.2%4.2%
17Whitman County, Washington$37,701,0450.2%4.5%
18Tulare County, California$37,399,8490.2%4.7%
19Baca County, Colorado$36,749,7070.2%4.9%
20Marshall County, Minnesota$36,645,1560.2%5.2%
21Stoddard County, Missouri$36,415,3730.2%5.4%
22Hale County, Texas$36,360,8060.2%5.6%
23Kit Carson County, Colorado$36,284,4240.2%5.8%
24Ramsey County, North Dakota$35,596,1370.2%6.0%
25Stutsman County, North Dakota$35,362,7150.2%6.3%
26Bottineau County, North Dakota$34,936,6330.2%6.5%
27Cass County, North Dakota$34,250,3230.2%6.7%
28Walsh County, North Dakota$34,049,6610.2%6.9%
29Jackson County, Arkansas$33,845,7000.2%7.1%
30McLean County, North Dakota$33,732,1760.2%7.3%
31Grant County, Washington$32,933,3300.2%7.5%
32Deaf Smith County, Texas$32,714,4150.2%7.7%
33Bolivar County, Mississippi$32,683,3560.2%7.9%
34Towner County, North Dakota$32,233,2790.2%8.1%
35Pembina County, North Dakota$31,622,6390.2%8.3%
36Cross County, Arkansas$31,523,1260.2%8.5%
37Lamb County, Texas$31,223,1950.2%8.7%
38Richland County, North Dakota$31,101,6930.2%8.9%
39Clay County, Arkansas$30,815,6220.2%9.1%
40Hill County, Montana$30,269,2680.2%9.3%
41Castro County, Texas$29,929,6130.2%9.5%
42Lawrence County, Arkansas$29,865,0650.2%9.6%
43Beadle County, South Dakota$29,602,1370.2%9.8%
44Hand County, South Dakota$29,584,5510.2%10.0%
45Texas County, Oklahoma$29,296,7160.2%10.2%
46Lonoke County, Arkansas$28,837,2550.2%10.4%
47Parmer County, Texas$28,813,4360.2%10.5%
48Floyd County, Texas$28,681,6140.2%10.7%
49Swisher County, Texas$28,665,4000.2%10.9%
50Craighead County, Arkansas$28,542,2160.2%11.1%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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