Wheat Subsidies in the United States totaled $45.9 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in the United States Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Whitman County, Washington$496,080,1481.1%1.1%
2Chouteau County, Montana$392,606,6390.9%1.9%
3Cavalier County, North Dakota$373,894,8690.8%2.7%
4Lincoln County, Washington$358,354,3560.8%3.5%
5Polk County, Minnesota$320,525,2120.7%4.2%
6Hill County, Montana$308,127,4170.7%4.9%
7Ward County, North Dakota$304,865,1210.7%5.6%
8Sumner County, Kansas$281,438,8800.6%6.2%
9Williams County, North Dakota$280,005,4830.6%6.8%
10Umatilla County, Oregon$276,623,4160.6%7.4%
11Marshall County, Minnesota$272,707,8670.6%8.0%
12Grant County, Oklahoma$256,995,7250.6%8.5%
13McLean County, North Dakota$250,471,3490.5%9.1%
14Garfield County, Oklahoma$249,740,0130.5%9.6%
15Adams County, Washington$247,408,9320.5%10.2%
16Kit Carson County, Colorado$246,956,3460.5%10.7%
17Walla Walla County, Washington$236,960,9040.5%11.2%
18Walsh County, North Dakota$235,005,2040.5%11.7%
19Pembina County, North Dakota$228,968,2900.5%12.2%
20Bottineau County, North Dakota$228,136,5380.5%12.7%
21Washington County, Colorado$211,540,8700.5%13.2%
22Cass County, North Dakota$208,816,4710.5%13.6%
23Mountrail County, North Dakota$206,785,2830.5%14.1%
24Stutsman County, North Dakota$202,131,7230.4%14.5%
25Texas County, Oklahoma$197,278,9870.4%15.0%
26Grand Forks County, North Dakota$195,799,0510.4%15.4%
27Towner County, North Dakota$190,333,8240.4%15.8%
28Alfalfa County, Oklahoma$187,940,4680.4%16.2%
29Grant County, Washington$186,630,1840.4%16.6%
30Hettinger County, North Dakota$186,387,0210.4%17.0%
31Valley County, Montana$184,964,8060.4%17.4%
32Kittson County, Minnesota$180,124,2170.4%17.8%
33Bingham County, Idaho$178,572,5860.4%18.2%
34Sheridan County, Montana$178,081,8260.4%18.6%
35Ramsey County, North Dakota$177,803,5690.4%19.0%
36Thomas County, Kansas$174,850,6500.4%19.4%
37Roosevelt County, Montana$173,850,1620.4%19.7%
38Divide County, North Dakota$173,290,8610.4%20.1%
39Wells County, North Dakota$172,672,5540.4%20.5%
40Sully County, South Dakota$171,239,4840.4%20.9%
41Barnes County, North Dakota$168,582,0170.4%21.2%
42Harper County, Kansas$167,793,4290.4%21.6%
43Kay County, Oklahoma$167,517,4970.4%22.0%
44Renville County, North Dakota$162,408,4690.4%22.3%
45Liberty County, Montana$161,517,4150.4%22.7%
46Kiowa County, Oklahoma$161,435,3860.4%23.0%
47Cheyenne County, Nebraska$160,442,7220.3%23.4%
48Pondera County, Montana$159,724,1260.3%23.7%
49Hansford County, Texas$158,622,3910.3%24.1%
50Benson County, North Dakota$158,314,7720.3%24.4%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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