Wheat Subsidies in the United States totaled $43.3 billion from 1995-2016.

Counties in the United States Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Whitman County, Washington$471,546,6041.1%1.1%
2Chouteau County, Montana$360,997,3820.8%1.9%
3Cavalier County, North Dakota$348,765,5830.8%2.7%
4Lincoln County, Washington$340,438,6860.8%3.5%
5Polk County, Minnesota$304,866,5060.7%4.2%
6Hill County, Montana$284,496,9400.7%4.9%
7Ward County, North Dakota$283,913,8280.7%5.5%
8Sumner County, Kansas$269,368,8240.6%6.2%
9Umatilla County, Oregon$263,795,7670.6%6.8%
10Williams County, North Dakota$263,084,4720.6%7.4%
11Marshall County, Minnesota$260,480,3850.6%8.0%
12Grant County, Oklahoma$247,223,7290.6%8.5%
13Garfield County, Oklahoma$238,260,7430.6%9.1%
14McLean County, North Dakota$234,860,8670.5%9.6%
15Adams County, Washington$233,697,8730.5%10.2%
16Kit Carson County, Colorado$229,788,8240.5%10.7%
17Walla Walla County, Washington$224,941,7670.5%11.2%
18Walsh County, North Dakota$222,684,8690.5%11.7%
19Pembina County, North Dakota$216,951,1130.5%12.2%
20Bottineau County, North Dakota$212,357,3130.5%12.7%
21Cass County, North Dakota$203,663,4490.5%13.2%
22Stutsman County, North Dakota$194,979,7010.5%13.7%
23Mountrail County, North Dakota$194,235,0770.4%14.1%
24Washington County, Colorado$193,921,9300.4%14.6%
25Texas County, Oklahoma$187,077,8850.4%15.0%
26Grand Forks County, North Dakota$186,787,1340.4%15.4%
27Alfalfa County, Oklahoma$180,668,8350.4%15.8%
28Towner County, North Dakota$177,375,4870.4%16.2%
29Grant County, Washington$176,607,1830.4%16.7%
30Hettinger County, North Dakota$172,801,6640.4%17.1%
31Kittson County, Minnesota$172,601,6610.4%17.5%
32Thomas County, Kansas$169,892,8610.4%17.8%
33Valley County, Montana$169,861,1280.4%18.2%
34Ramsey County, North Dakota$167,997,8940.4%18.6%
35Sheridan County, Montana$164,879,5800.4%19.0%
36Bingham County, Idaho$163,813,6140.4%19.4%
37Barnes County, North Dakota$163,564,9570.4%19.8%
38Harper County, Kansas$163,489,0380.4%20.1%
39Wells County, North Dakota$162,176,1930.4%20.5%
40Divide County, North Dakota$161,955,5690.4%20.9%
41Sully County, South Dakota$161,120,9470.4%21.3%
42Kay County, Oklahoma$160,644,1130.4%21.6%
43Roosevelt County, Montana$159,537,4630.4%22.0%
44Sherman County, Kansas$152,571,6650.4%22.4%
45Kiowa County, Oklahoma$151,849,5780.4%22.7%
46Renville County, North Dakota$150,727,4320.3%23.1%
47Benson County, North Dakota$149,321,8810.3%23.4%
48Hansford County, Texas$148,382,7130.3%23.7%
49Liberty County, Montana$147,812,0300.3%24.1%
50Cheyenne County, Nebraska$145,514,0780.3%24.4%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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