Sorghum Subsidies in Alabama totaled $19.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Alabama Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Jackson County, Alabama$1,155,2086.0%6.0%
2Autauga County, Alabama$911,3934.7%10.7%
3Limestone County, Alabama$903,6984.7%15.4%
4Henry County, Alabama$860,8954.5%19.9%
5Dallas County, Alabama$855,8004.5%24.4%
6Geneva County, Alabama$852,7284.4%28.8%
7Houston County, Alabama$773,1094.0%32.8%
8Montgomery County, Alabama$731,3383.8%36.6%
9Morgan County, Alabama$683,7303.6%40.2%
10Lawrence County, Alabama$647,0393.4%43.6%
11Pickens County, Alabama$614,2853.2%46.8%
12Barbour County, Alabama$614,2373.2%49.9%
13Coffee County, Alabama$613,5533.2%53.1%
14Sumter County, Alabama$613,2753.2%56.3%
15Madison County, Alabama$580,9233.0%59.4%
16Marengo County, Alabama$493,2682.6%61.9%
17Greene County, Alabama$477,4612.5%64.4%
18DeKalb County, Alabama$425,3362.2%66.6%
19Wilcox County, Alabama$417,0272.2%68.8%
20Lauderdale County, Alabama$396,6382.1%70.8%
21Dale County, Alabama$374,6471.9%72.8%
22Perry County, Alabama$365,6041.9%74.7%
23Covington County, Alabama$357,7591.9%76.6%
24Marshall County, Alabama$343,1801.8%78.3%
25Pike County, Alabama$301,5431.6%79.9%
26Hale County, Alabama$274,7861.4%81.3%
27Cherokee County, Alabama$240,3611.3%82.6%
28Talladega County, Alabama$229,6901.2%83.8%
29Lowndes County, Alabama$210,1711.1%84.9%
30Crenshaw County, Alabama$206,0791.1%85.9%
31Calhoun County, Alabama$199,1081.0%87.0%
32Colbert County, Alabama$193,6751.0%88.0%
33Tuscaloosa County, Alabama$190,9911.0%89.0%
34Elmore County, Alabama$176,8510.9%89.9%
35Baldwin County, Alabama$165,8440.9%90.8%
36Butler County, Alabama$163,2440.8%91.6%
37Russell County, Alabama$148,9250.8%92.4%
38Macon County, Alabama$143,8730.7%93.1%
39Franklin County, Alabama$135,0350.7%93.8%
40Bullock County, Alabama$120,8620.6%94.5%
41Conecuh County, Alabama$117,8030.6%95.1%
42Monroe County, Alabama$113,9410.6%95.7%
43Marion County, Alabama$112,5130.6%96.3%
44Etowah County, Alabama$108,2220.6%96.8%
45Lee County, Alabama$68,2460.4%97.2%
46Fayette County, Alabama$65,0150.3%97.5%
47Cullman County, Alabama$64,9540.3%97.9%
48Lamar County, Alabama$60,3280.3%98.2%
49Escambia County, Alabama$54,9710.3%98.5%
50Cleburne County, Alabama$51,9440.3%98.7%
51Blount County, Alabama$51,2770.3%99.0%
52Mobile County, Alabama$32,0190.2%99.2%
53Chambers County, Alabama$25,1270.1%99.3%
54Clay County, Alabama$23,5280.1%99.4%
55Shelby County, Alabama$18,8410.1%99.5%
56Randolph County, Alabama$18,4540.1%99.6%
57Saint Clair County, Alabama$13,2090.1%99.7%
58Clarke County, Alabama$12,3970.1%99.7%
59Tallapoosa County, Alabama$11,6300.1%99.8%
60Washington County, Alabama$10,3190.1%99.9%
61Bibb County, Alabama$8,2820.0%99.9%
62Winston County, Alabama$7,5560.0%99.9%
63Choctaw County, Alabama$5,7700.0%100.0%
64Chilton County, Alabama$4,4610.0%100.0%
65Jefferson County, Alabama$2,7260.0%100.0%
66Walker County, Alabama$210.0%100.0%

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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