Tobacco Subsidies in Echols County, Georgia totaled $489,737 from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Echols County, Georgia Receiving tobacco subsidies, 1995-2020‡
|1||8th District of Georgia (Rep. Austin Scott)||$48,624,402||46.5%||46.5%|
|2||12th District of Georgia (Rep. Rick Allen)||$37,680,872||36.0%||82.6%|
|3||1st District of Georgia (Rep. Buddy Carter)||$12,493,130||12.0%||94.5%|
|4||2nd District of Georgia (Rep. Sanford Bishop)||$5,031,761||4.8%||99.3%|
|5||9th District of Georgia (Rep. Doug Collins)||$71,218||0.1%||99.4%|
|6||14th District of Georgia (Rep. Tom Graves)||$2,200||0.0%||99.4%|
|7||10th District of Georgia (Rep. Jody Hice)||$274||0.0%||99.4%|
NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District
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.