Wheat Subsidies in Alabama totaled $141 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Alabama Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Madison County, Alabama$16,600,32411.8%11.8%
2Limestone County, Alabama$14,760,34610.5%22.3%
3Dallas County, Alabama$7,980,3355.7%27.9%
4Colbert County, Alabama$7,825,9775.6%33.5%
5Lauderdale County, Alabama$7,254,4915.2%38.6%
6Lawrence County, Alabama$6,871,4144.9%43.5%
7Perry County, Alabama$6,801,9114.8%48.3%
8Marengo County, Alabama$4,628,3863.3%51.6%
9Baldwin County, Alabama$3,847,2322.7%54.4%
10Talladega County, Alabama$3,785,2482.7%57.1%
11Montgomery County, Alabama$3,588,3792.5%59.6%
12Hale County, Alabama$3,541,6262.5%62.1%
13Jackson County, Alabama$3,224,2052.3%64.4%
14Houston County, Alabama$3,190,6892.3%66.7%
15Cherokee County, Alabama$2,516,5431.8%68.5%
16Lowndes County, Alabama$2,445,1361.7%70.2%
17Geneva County, Alabama$2,390,4931.7%71.9%
18Henry County, Alabama$2,341,4321.7%73.6%
19Coffee County, Alabama$2,211,5861.6%75.1%
20DeKalb County, Alabama$2,136,3821.5%76.6%
21Morgan County, Alabama$2,051,1661.5%78.1%
22Escambia County, Alabama$2,009,6971.4%79.5%
23Wilcox County, Alabama$1,815,0281.3%80.8%
24Greene County, Alabama$1,679,4721.2%82.0%
25Pickens County, Alabama$1,598,5751.1%83.1%
26Covington County, Alabama$1,575,7011.1%84.3%
27Tuscaloosa County, Alabama$1,493,2011.1%85.3%
28Barbour County, Alabama$1,271,9020.9%86.2%
29Calhoun County, Alabama$1,206,0290.9%87.1%
30Crenshaw County, Alabama$1,201,1870.9%87.9%
31Marshall County, Alabama$1,139,9030.8%88.7%
32Marion County, Alabama$1,137,7230.8%89.6%
33Autauga County, Alabama$1,108,0550.8%90.3%
34Monroe County, Alabama$1,092,6360.8%91.1%
35Dale County, Alabama$1,071,0880.8%91.9%
36Conecuh County, Alabama$986,6860.7%92.6%
37Mobile County, Alabama$973,6990.7%93.3%
38Pike County, Alabama$970,1120.7%94.0%
39Sumter County, Alabama$921,0570.7%94.6%
40Macon County, Alabama$888,4850.6%95.2%
41Cullman County, Alabama$801,2060.6%95.8%
42Butler County, Alabama$767,4910.5%96.4%
43Russell County, Alabama$710,2520.5%96.9%
44Franklin County, Alabama$694,5140.5%97.3%
45Elmore County, Alabama$547,0460.4%97.7%
46Fayette County, Alabama$413,8750.3%98.0%
47Washington County, Alabama$356,1250.3%98.3%
48Blount County, Alabama$298,3530.2%98.5%
49Etowah County, Alabama$280,7950.2%98.7%
50Lamar County, Alabama$229,6260.2%98.9%
51Lee County, Alabama$225,4220.2%99.0%
52Bullock County, Alabama$204,1660.1%99.2%
53Bibb County, Alabama$198,9290.1%99.3%
54Randolph County, Alabama$155,7910.1%99.4%
55Tallapoosa County, Alabama$136,0040.1%99.5%
56Clarke County, Alabama$126,7440.1%99.6%
57Cleburne County, Alabama$116,6830.1%99.7%
58Shelby County, Alabama$104,7510.1%99.8%
59Saint Clair County, Alabama$97,7320.1%99.8%
60Chilton County, Alabama$88,0120.1%99.9%
61Chambers County, Alabama$85,3330.1%100.0%
62Winston County, Alabama$27,0550.0%100.0%
63Choctaw County, Alabama$22,6160.0%100.0%
64Jefferson County, Alabama$7,4240.0%100.0%
65Walker County, Alabama$5,4250.0%100.0%
66Clay County, Alabama$4,3320.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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