Tobacco Payment Program payments in Echols County, Georgia totaled $15,125 from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Echols County, Georgia Receiving Tobacco Payment Program payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Tobacco Payment Program|
|1||8th District of Georgia (Rep. Austin Scott)||$1,473,349||43.6%||43.6%|
|2||12th District of Georgia (Rep. Rick Allen)||$1,215,074||35.9%||79.5%|
|3||1st District of Georgia (Rep. Buddy Carter)||$489,604||14.5%||94.0%|
|4||2nd District of Georgia (Rep. Sanford Bishop)||$145,181||4.3%||98.3%|
|5||9th District of Georgia (Rep. Doug Collins)||$1,966||0.1%||98.4%|
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.