Sorghum Subsidies in Georgia totaled $26.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Georgia Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Randolph County, Georgia$1,399,1735.3%5.3%
2Early County, Georgia$1,286,9574.9%10.2%
3Calhoun County, Georgia$959,4113.7%13.9%
4Lee County, Georgia$835,8353.2%17.1%
5Sumter County, Georgia$769,8082.9%20.0%
6Crisp County, Georgia$740,4922.8%22.9%
7Clay County, Georgia$731,3282.8%25.7%
8Worth County, Georgia$729,7692.8%28.4%
9Laurens County, Georgia$716,9552.7%31.2%
10Terrell County, Georgia$661,4492.5%33.7%
11Dougherty County, Georgia$588,6022.2%35.9%
12Turner County, Georgia$587,9312.2%38.2%
13Miller County, Georgia$578,8122.2%40.4%
14Wilcox County, Georgia$556,1452.1%42.5%
15Johnson County, Georgia$543,4372.1%44.6%
16Dooly County, Georgia$541,4962.1%46.7%
17Dodge County, Georgia$532,6902.0%48.7%
18Seminole County, Georgia$524,2582.0%50.7%
19Wheeler County, Georgia$476,5481.8%52.5%
20Jefferson County, Georgia$429,0221.6%54.1%
21Macon County, Georgia$412,1411.6%55.7%
22Emanuel County, Georgia$400,3091.5%57.2%
23Decatur County, Georgia$395,3631.5%58.7%
24Telfair County, Georgia$356,6761.4%60.1%
25Oconee County, Georgia$343,9131.3%61.4%
26Mitchell County, Georgia$335,8961.3%62.7%
27Bleckley County, Georgia$321,0651.2%63.9%
28Thomas County, Georgia$308,0061.2%65.1%
29Brooks County, Georgia$305,3591.2%66.3%
30Pulaski County, Georgia$305,1411.2%67.4%
31Houston County, Georgia$292,7931.1%68.5%
32Baker County, Georgia$287,5741.1%69.6%
33Burke County, Georgia$282,0091.1%70.7%
34Pike County, Georgia$271,9971.0%71.8%
35Webster County, Georgia$257,3461.0%72.7%
36Hart County, Georgia$256,5791.0%73.7%
37Washington County, Georgia$255,0751.0%74.7%
38Colquitt County, Georgia$247,6010.9%75.6%
39Warren County, Georgia$235,3550.9%76.5%
40Lamar County, Georgia$232,9190.9%77.4%
41Elbert County, Georgia$227,5720.9%78.3%
42Irwin County, Georgia$223,8990.9%79.1%
43Madison County, Georgia$214,3860.8%80.0%
44Grady County, Georgia$213,9390.8%80.8%
45Jackson County, Georgia$196,2850.7%81.5%
46Bartow County, Georgia$195,5710.7%82.3%
47Jenkins County, Georgia$193,7750.7%83.0%
48Walton County, Georgia$188,9860.7%83.7%
49Tift County, Georgia$187,3920.7%84.5%
50Stewart County, Georgia$174,1140.7%85.1%
51Gordon County, Georgia$169,7250.6%85.8%
52Taylor County, Georgia$165,9980.6%86.4%
53Montgomery County, Georgia$155,0380.6%87.0%
54Wilkes County, Georgia$152,3330.6%87.6%
55Coffee County, Georgia$143,9020.5%88.1%
56Floyd County, Georgia$137,7830.5%88.6%
57Hall County, Georgia$129,2860.5%89.1%
58Treutlen County, Georgia$128,3940.5%89.6%
59Oglethorpe County, Georgia$117,3390.4%90.1%
60Toombs County, Georgia$113,7330.4%90.5%
61Meriwether County, Georgia$110,9790.4%90.9%
62Bacon County, Georgia$100,0500.4%91.3%
63Marion County, Georgia$94,9060.4%91.7%
64Screven County, Georgia$94,2090.4%92.0%
65Ben Hill County, Georgia$92,4730.4%92.4%
66Chattooga County, Georgia$92,3770.4%92.7%
67Clarke County, Georgia$91,8960.4%93.1%
68Morgan County, Georgia$80,7130.3%93.4%
69Monroe County, Georgia$76,7920.3%93.7%
70Twiggs County, Georgia$76,4690.3%94.0%
71Candler County, Georgia$75,1110.3%94.3%
72Franklin County, Georgia$69,5230.3%94.5%
73Pierce County, Georgia$68,7460.3%94.8%
74Berrien County, Georgia$67,9200.3%95.1%
75Bulloch County, Georgia$63,1060.2%95.3%
76Peach County, Georgia$62,8840.2%95.5%
77Wilkinson County, Georgia$61,6560.2%95.8%
78Newton County, Georgia$58,3500.2%96.0%
79Polk County, Georgia$58,2500.2%96.2%
80Lincoln County, Georgia$57,1870.2%96.4%
81Evans County, Georgia$54,1540.2%96.6%
82Barrow County, Georgia$53,5950.2%96.8%
83Lowndes County, Georgia$53,1690.2%97.0%
84Schley County, Georgia$50,2970.2%97.2%
85Cook County, Georgia$44,3490.2%97.4%
86Quitman County, Georgia$42,2980.2%97.6%
87Greene County, Georgia$41,9640.2%97.7%
88Jeff Davis County, Georgia$37,6410.1%97.9%
89Appling County, Georgia$36,9410.1%98.0%
90Henry County, Georgia$31,5060.1%98.1%
91Walker County, Georgia$29,2060.1%98.2%
92White County, Georgia$26,9670.1%98.4%
93Effingham County, Georgia$26,1960.1%98.5%
94Tattnall County, Georgia$23,8680.1%98.5%
95Wayne County, Georgia$23,3150.1%98.6%
96Coweta County, Georgia$22,0720.1%98.7%
97Taliaferro County, Georgia$20,7220.1%98.8%
98Banks County, Georgia$20,3450.1%98.9%
99Jasper County, Georgia$19,6390.1%98.9%
100Bibb County, Georgia$16,5270.1%99.0%
101Glascock County, Georgia$16,2810.1%99.1%
102Ware County, Georgia$16,0990.1%99.1%
103McDuffie County, Georgia$14,6110.1%99.2%
104Upson County, Georgia$13,8760.1%99.2%
105Jones County, Georgia$13,4980.1%99.3%
106Habersham County, Georgia$13,4690.1%99.3%
107Lanier County, Georgia$11,8220.0%99.4%
108Richmond County, Georgia$11,7580.0%99.4%
109Troup County, Georgia$11,2550.0%99.5%
110Atkinson County, Georgia$10,9630.0%99.5%
111Butts County, Georgia$10,5630.0%99.6%
112Spalding County, Georgia$10,0920.0%99.6%
113Forsyth County, Georgia$9,9640.0%99.6%
114Gilmer County, Georgia$9,5090.0%99.7%
115Talbot County, Georgia$9,1910.0%99.7%
116Stephens County, Georgia$8,5430.0%99.7%
117Carroll County, Georgia$7,5510.0%99.8%
118Fayette County, Georgia$6,8300.0%99.8%
119Baldwin County, Georgia$6,6160.0%99.8%
120Crawford County, Georgia$5,8960.0%99.8%
121Murray County, Georgia$5,2650.0%99.9%
122Echols County, Georgia$4,5780.0%99.9%
123Heard County, Georgia$3,8340.0%99.9%
124Lumpkin County, Georgia$3,7590.0%99.9%
125Brantley County, Georgia$3,2920.0%99.9%
126Long County, Georgia$3,2510.0%99.9%
127Haralson County, Georgia$3,0830.0%99.9%
128Columbia County, Georgia$2,7170.0%100.0%
129Putnam County, Georgia$2,5570.0%100.0%
130Whitfield County, Georgia$1,9110.0%100.0%
131Gwinnett County, Georgia$1,6340.0%100.0%
132Hancock County, Georgia$1,0170.0%100.0%
133Cherokee County, Georgia$8240.0%100.0%
134Charlton County, Georgia$7820.0%100.0%
135Catoosa County, Georgia$6810.0%100.0%
136Bryan County, Georgia$6400.0%100.0%
137Douglas County, Georgia$3110.0%100.0%
138Clinch County, Georgia$3050.0%100.0%
139Liberty County, Georgia$2500.0%100.0%
140Harris County, Georgia$1650.0%100.0%
141Pickens County, Georgia$1010.0%100.0%
142Dawson County, Georgia$160.0%100.0%
143DeKalb County, Georgia$110.0%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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