Livestock Subsidies in California totaled $493 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in California Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Tulare County, California$54,429,96211.0%11.0%
2Merced County, California$34,902,8827.1%18.1%
3Kern County, California$34,439,9237.0%25.1%
4Stanislaus County, California$25,484,1995.2%30.3%
5Fresno County, California$21,172,7194.3%34.6%
6Modoc County, California$20,384,7404.1%38.7%
7San Luis Obispo County, California$17,266,6783.5%42.2%
8San Joaquin County, California$16,578,6483.4%45.6%
9Kings County, California$16,196,7993.3%48.8%
10Lassen County, California$16,092,8273.3%52.1%
11Madera County, California$14,512,7022.9%55.0%
12Tehama County, California$13,068,7422.7%57.7%
13Humboldt County, California$12,789,7742.6%60.3%
14Siskiyou County, California$12,177,8352.5%62.8%
15Glenn County, California$9,764,8372.0%64.7%
16Solano County, California$9,396,6261.9%66.6%
17Monterey County, California$9,131,3041.9%68.5%
18Sonoma County, California$8,760,0471.8%70.3%
19Santa Barbara County, California$8,642,3271.8%72.0%
20San Bernardino County, California$8,446,9921.7%73.7%
21Mariposa County, California$8,359,5311.7%75.4%
22Imperial County, California$7,667,9311.6%77.0%
23Alameda County, California$7,382,1241.5%78.5%
24San Benito County, California$7,039,1291.4%79.9%
25Riverside County, California$6,419,4861.3%81.2%
26Sacramento County, California$6,272,5091.3%82.5%
27Yolo County, California$6,264,9031.3%83.8%
28Calaveras County, California$5,916,5451.2%85.0%
29Colusa County, California$5,814,7131.2%86.1%
30Mendocino County, California$5,754,3691.2%87.3%
31Contra Costa County, California$5,339,6151.1%88.4%
32Mono County, California$4,958,7761.0%89.4%
33Shasta County, California$4,901,0631.0%90.4%
34Marin County, California$4,275,5740.9%91.3%
35Butte County, California$4,257,8330.9%92.1%
36Ventura County, California$4,102,0790.8%93.0%
37Tuolumne County, California$3,928,1200.8%93.7%
38Inyo County, California$3,764,1310.8%94.5%
39Santa Clara County, California$3,518,9490.7%95.2%
40Amador County, California$3,194,4120.6%95.9%
41Plumas County, California$2,734,1560.6%96.4%
42Sierra County, California$2,581,2430.5%97.0%
43Yuba County, California$2,328,7810.5%97.4%
44San Diego County, California$2,024,8020.4%97.8%
45Napa County, California$1,725,0230.3%98.2%
46Placer County, California$1,488,4950.3%98.5%
47El Dorado County, California$1,479,4080.3%98.8%
48Lake County, California$1,299,3280.3%99.0%
49Sutter County, California$1,282,0010.3%99.3%
50Los Angeles County, California$1,266,1470.3%99.6%
51Santa Cruz County, California$671,9730.1%99.7%
52Trinity County, California$363,7760.1%99.8%
53Nevada County, California$321,6060.1%99.8%
54Del Norte County, California$316,5160.1%99.9%
55San Mateo County, California$270,4580.1%100.0%
56Alpine County, California$165,9680.0%100.0%
57Orange County, California$29,4020.0%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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