Cotton Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $2.3 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in Arkansas Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Mississippi County, Arkansas$362,147,72816.1%16.1%
2$255,554,73811.3%27.4%
3Phillips County, Arkansas$195,516,7528.7%36.1%
4Craighead County, Arkansas$186,738,2808.3%44.4%
5Desha County, Arkansas$160,963,2857.1%51.5%
6Ashley County, Arkansas$136,785,5476.1%57.6%
7Jefferson County, Arkansas$122,577,6905.4%63.0%
8Crittenden County, Arkansas$120,323,1865.3%68.4%
9Chicot County, Arkansas$116,023,2645.1%73.5%
10Poinsett County, Arkansas$98,659,9134.4%77.9%
11Lee County, Arkansas$77,484,6543.4%81.3%
12Lincoln County, Arkansas$73,391,8463.3%84.6%
13Clay County, Arkansas$57,018,1642.5%87.1%
14Saint Francis County, Arkansas$52,216,5452.3%89.4%
15Lonoke County, Arkansas$48,987,7362.2%91.6%
16Drew County, Arkansas$42,809,5411.9%93.5%
17Monroe County, Arkansas$41,206,5361.8%95.3%
18Greene County, Arkansas$32,564,1871.4%96.8%
19Lafayette County, Arkansas$19,714,8120.9%97.6%
20$14,889,8020.7%98.3%
21Woodruff County, Arkansas$14,447,8470.6%98.9%
22Miller County, Arkansas$8,086,0200.4%99.3%
23Cross County, Arkansas$5,743,3880.3%99.6%
24Pulaski County, Arkansas$2,775,5350.1%99.7%
25Prairie County, Arkansas$2,275,6840.1%99.8%
26Jackson County, Arkansas$2,219,5030.1%99.9%
27Arkansas County, Arkansas$896,1060.0%99.9%
28Little River County, Arkansas$635,3690.0%99.9%
29Clark County, Arkansas$385,9030.0%100.0%
30Hempstead County, Arkansas$220,6570.0%100.0%
31Dallas County, Arkansas$196,3430.0%100.0%
32Cleveland County, Arkansas$132,6030.0%100.0%
33Yell County, Arkansas$130,3820.0%100.0%
34Sharp County, Arkansas$49,3900.0%100.0%
35Independence County, Arkansas$34,8400.0%100.0%
36Lawrence County, Arkansas$23,8540.0%100.0%
37Franklin County, Arkansas$18,9680.0%100.0%
38White County, Arkansas$6,6600.0%100.0%
39Bradley County, Arkansas$3,8050.0%100.0%
40Stone County, Arkansas$7360.0%100.0%
41Cleburne County, Arkansas$3620.0%100.0%
42Faulkner County, Arkansas$2770.0%100.0%
43Baxter County, Arkansas$2660.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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