USDA subsidies in the United States totaled $26.9 billion in 2019

Total USDA - Subsidies in the United States by county, 2019

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gaines County, Texas$94,346,5920.4%0.4%
2Cass County, North Dakota$88,843,0670.3%0.7%
3Mississippi County, Arkansas$80,778,7040.3%1.0%
4Fresno County, California$76,663,5000.3%1.3%
5Tulare County, California$76,576,5680.3%1.5%
6Brown County, South Dakota$74,707,9020.3%1.8%
7Dawson County, Texas$74,422,4750.3%2.1%
8Hale County, Texas$73,670,2200.3%2.4%
9Stutsman County, North Dakota$73,025,5260.3%2.6%
10Lubbock County, Texas$70,705,9570.3%2.9%
11Barnes County, North Dakota$67,962,4660.3%3.2%
12Terry County, Texas$66,745,2650.2%3.4%
13Stoddard County, Missouri$65,922,3320.2%3.7%
14Kern County, California$64,981,1250.2%3.9%
15Cavalier County, North Dakota$63,396,5170.2%4.1%
16New Madrid County, Missouri$63,311,6640.2%4.4%
17Floyd County, Texas$62,671,7770.2%4.6%
18Nueces County, Texas$61,153,9250.2%4.8%
19Poinsett County, Arkansas$61,007,0890.2%5.1%
20Lynn County, Texas$60,183,1820.2%5.3%
21Richland County, North Dakota$59,872,6370.2%5.5%
22Bolivar County, Mississippi$58,526,9260.2%5.7%
23Polk County, Minnesota$58,224,8060.2%5.9%
24Hockley County, Texas$57,625,0640.2%6.1%
25LaMoure County, North Dakota$56,842,6330.2%6.4%
26Spink County, South Dakota$56,468,2520.2%6.6%
27Wharton County, Texas$56,352,8660.2%6.8%
28Craighead County, Arkansas$56,209,8970.2%7.0%
29Lamb County, Texas$55,085,2900.2%7.2%
30Cross County, Arkansas$55,051,2460.2%7.4%
31McLean County, Illinois$55,023,7020.2%7.6%
32Iroquois County, Illinois$54,871,5990.2%7.8%
33Phillips County, Arkansas$54,768,0970.2%8.0%
34Coahoma County, Mississippi$53,930,2680.2%8.2%
35Martin County, Minnesota$53,152,4900.2%8.4%
36Dunklin County, Missouri$52,070,4830.2%8.6%
37Livingston County, Illinois$51,657,8520.2%8.8%
38Crittenden County, Arkansas$51,644,8490.2%9.0%
39Washington County, Mississippi$51,631,7860.2%9.2%
40Grand Forks County, North Dakota$50,141,3070.2%9.4%
41Kossuth County, Iowa$49,752,7510.2%9.5%
42San Patricio County, Texas$48,468,1040.2%9.7%
43Arkansas County, Arkansas$48,467,4780.2%9.9%
44Sioux County, Iowa$47,382,7590.2%10.1%
45Bottineau County, North Dakota$47,299,7310.2%10.3%
46Marshall County, Minnesota$46,922,8570.2%10.4%
47San Joaquin County, California$46,862,1460.2%10.6%
48Champaign County, Illinois$46,305,8470.2%10.8%
49Renville County, Minnesota$46,190,1630.2%10.9%
50La Salle County, Illinois$46,103,1820.2%11.1%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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