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$27,473,4821.4%1.4%
2Lincoln County, Washington$19,957,4581.0%2.4%
3Cavalier County, North Dakota$19,254,5451.0%3.3%
4Chouteau County, Montana$19,066,2071.0%4.3%
5Hill County, Montana$18,107,1360.9%5.2%
6Ward County, North Dakota$15,477,8550.8%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$14,308,5990.7%8.9%
11Umatilla County, Oregon$14,139,0040.7%9.6%
12Bottineau County, North Dakota$13,065,9270.7%10.3%
13Grant County, Oklahoma$13,050,9720.7%10.9%
14Walla Walla County, Washington$12,989,4860.7%11.6%
15Kit Carson County, Colorado$12,746,1190.6%12.2%
16Williams County, North Dakota$12,270,7590.6%12.8%
17Garfield County, Oklahoma$11,673,5650.6%13.4%
18Marshall County, Minnesota$11,287,2970.6%14.0%
19Washington County, Colorado$11,189,6150.6%14.5%
20Walsh County, North Dakota$10,899,9480.5%15.1%
21Sully County, South Dakota$10,080,4790.5%15.6%
22Renville County, North Dakota$9,835,3660.5%16.1%
23Pembina County, North Dakota$9,779,7420.5%16.6%
24Kingfisher County, Oklahoma$9,560,6450.5%17.0%
25Alfalfa County, Oklahoma$9,486,4420.5%17.5%
26Liberty County, Montana$9,277,7130.5%18.0%
27Wells County, North Dakota$9,056,9330.5%18.4%
28Thomas County, Kansas$9,043,1010.5%18.9%
29Towner County, North Dakota$9,031,5330.5%19.3%
30Kiowa County, Oklahoma$8,772,1650.4%19.8%
31McPherson County, Kansas$8,496,1070.4%20.2%
32Valley County, Montana$8,437,5680.4%20.6%
33Texas County, Oklahoma$8,381,7610.4%21.0%
34Cheyenne County, Nebraska$8,318,0020.4%21.5%
35Sherman County, Kansas$8,181,5150.4%21.9%
36Ramsey County, North Dakota$8,077,4320.4%22.3%
37Harper County, Kansas$8,077,0910.4%22.7%
38Hansford County, Texas$7,894,2050.4%23.1%
39Washita County, Oklahoma$7,855,2850.4%23.5%
40Grand Forks County, North Dakota$7,746,2110.4%23.9%
41Benson County, North Dakota$7,629,0320.4%24.2%
42Deaf Smith County, Texas$7,607,5210.4%24.6%
43Sheridan County, Montana$7,566,0610.4%25.0%
44Tillman County, Oklahoma$7,560,6060.4%25.4%
45Cheyenne County, Kansas$7,541,3700.4%25.8%
46McHenry County, North Dakota$7,466,3450.4%26.1%
47Jackson County, Oklahoma$7,434,2580.4%26.5%
48Kittson County, Minnesota$7,333,2830.4%26.9%
49Toole County, Montana$7,279,6020.4%27.2%
50Pondera County, Montana$7,261,5950.4%27.6%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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