Wheat Subsidies in the United States totaled $2.0 billion in 2016

Counties in the United States Receiving wheat subsidies, 2016

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Whitman County, Washington$27,473,0651.4%1.4%
2Lincoln County, Washington$19,958,7931.0%2.4%
3Cavalier County, North Dakota$19,252,8481.0%3.3%
4Chouteau County, Montana$19,064,0491.0%4.3%
5Hill County, Montana$18,073,2710.9%5.2%
6Ward County, North Dakota$15,465,7470.8%6.0%
7Sumner County, Kansas$14,920,6970.7%6.7%
8Polk County, Minnesota$14,777,1150.7%7.5%
9Adams County, Washington$14,527,9910.7%8.2%
10McLean County, North Dakota$14,320,0070.7%8.9%
11Umatilla County, Oregon$14,138,9300.7%9.6%
12Bottineau County, North Dakota$13,051,0870.7%10.3%
13Grant County, Oklahoma$13,043,3580.7%10.9%
14Walla Walla County, Washington$12,989,5040.7%11.6%
15Kit Carson County, Colorado$12,746,1190.6%12.2%
16Williams County, North Dakota$12,269,3550.6%12.8%
17Garfield County, Oklahoma$11,671,9140.6%13.4%
18Marshall County, Minnesota$11,287,3450.6%14.0%
19Washington County, Colorado$11,189,6150.6%14.5%
20Walsh County, North Dakota$10,889,7270.5%15.1%
21Sully County, South Dakota$10,081,8200.5%15.6%
22Renville County, North Dakota$9,835,5160.5%16.1%
23Pembina County, North Dakota$9,758,9990.5%16.6%
24Kingfisher County, Oklahoma$9,559,7840.5%17.0%
25Alfalfa County, Oklahoma$9,486,4420.5%17.5%
26Liberty County, Montana$9,275,8230.5%18.0%
27Wells County, North Dakota$9,057,3190.5%18.4%
28Thomas County, Kansas$9,043,1010.5%18.9%
29Towner County, North Dakota$9,031,7680.5%19.3%
30Kiowa County, Oklahoma$8,772,3150.4%19.8%
31McPherson County, Kansas$8,469,7850.4%20.2%
32Valley County, Montana$8,436,7230.4%20.6%
33Texas County, Oklahoma$8,352,9520.4%21.0%
34Cheyenne County, Nebraska$8,318,0020.4%21.5%
35Sherman County, Kansas$8,181,5150.4%21.9%
36Ramsey County, North Dakota$8,077,3730.4%22.3%
37Harper County, Kansas$8,077,0910.4%22.7%
38Hansford County, Texas$7,888,1350.4%23.1%
39Washita County, Oklahoma$7,856,5300.4%23.5%
40Grand Forks County, North Dakota$7,742,7180.4%23.9%
41Benson County, North Dakota$7,629,7560.4%24.2%
42Deaf Smith County, Texas$7,605,3460.4%24.6%
43Sheridan County, Montana$7,566,0610.4%25.0%
44Tillman County, Oklahoma$7,556,3320.4%25.4%
45Cheyenne County, Kansas$7,540,5080.4%25.8%
46McHenry County, North Dakota$7,467,1790.4%26.1%
47Jackson County, Oklahoma$7,431,1740.4%26.5%
48Kittson County, Minnesota$7,333,2830.4%26.9%
49Toole County, Montana$7,277,0440.4%27.2%
50Pondera County, Montana$7,260,9850.4%27.6%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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