USDA subsidies in Louisiana totaled $6.7 billion from 1995-2017.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Louisiana by county, 1995-2017

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$516,243,7597.7%7.7%
2Acadia Parish, Louisiana$450,451,5746.7%14.5%
3Tensas Parish, Louisiana$409,551,1626.1%20.6%
4Jefferson Davis, Louisiana$397,112,4766.0%26.6%
5Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$392,596,4715.9%32.5%
6Franklin Parish, Louisiana$385,690,9505.8%38.2%
7Madison Parish, Louisiana$364,575,3425.5%43.7%
8Richland Parish, Louisiana$357,716,0035.4%49.1%
9East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$340,789,5245.1%54.2%
10Concordia Parish, Louisiana$312,199,4064.7%58.8%
11Catahoula Parish, Louisiana$300,619,1304.5%63.3%
12Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$254,161,1183.8%67.2%
13Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$226,256,5363.4%70.5%
14West Carroll Parish, Louisiana$221,625,7143.3%73.9%
15Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$211,913,4983.2%77.0%
16Rapides Parish, Louisiana$158,349,9602.4%79.4%
17Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$137,514,0542.1%81.5%
18Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$137,388,1232.1%83.5%
19Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana$114,409,6591.7%85.2%
20Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$110,775,9711.7%86.9%
21Allen Parish, Louisiana$109,830,9951.6%88.6%
22Caddo Parish, Louisiana$98,490,6661.5%90.0%
23Cameron Parish, Louisiana$84,738,5521.3%91.3%
24Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$67,147,9201.0%92.3%
25Red River Parish, Louisiana$55,028,9730.8%93.1%
26Louisiana NRCS$54,483,5950.8%93.9%
27Lafayette Parish, Louisiana$35,042,8950.5%94.5%
28Bossier Parish, Louisiana$34,336,9660.5%95.0%
29Beauregard Parish, Louisiana$31,709,9650.5%95.5%
30Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana$31,026,7940.5%95.9%
31Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana$28,555,6510.4%96.4%
32Grant Parish, Louisiana$26,443,5830.4%96.8%
33Washington Parish, Louisiana$25,379,1450.4%97.1%
34Iberville Parish, Louisiana$16,400,5680.2%97.4%
35Iberia Parish, Louisiana$15,055,0430.2%97.6%
36De Soto Parish, Louisiana$14,447,0270.2%97.8%
37Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana$12,358,2800.2%98.0%
38West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$11,002,5660.2%98.2%
39West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$9,910,8910.1%98.3%
40East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$8,471,6080.1%98.4%
41Lafourche Parish, Louisiana$7,488,3380.1%98.6%
42Saint Helena Parish, Louisiana$7,269,5350.1%98.7%
43Jefferson Parish, Louisiana$6,847,2660.1%98.8%
44Union Parish, Louisiana$6,793,7800.1%98.9%
45Saint Mary Parish, Louisiana$5,636,3060.1%99.0%
46Sabine Parish, Louisiana$5,620,0660.1%99.0%
47Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana$5,035,1240.1%99.1%
48Assumption Parish, Louisiana$4,578,2500.1%99.2%
49Claiborne Parish, Louisiana$4,543,8380.1%99.3%
50Webster Parish, Louisiana$4,507,4220.1%99.3%
51Saint James Parish, Louisiana$4,318,2920.1%99.4%
52Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana$4,056,7880.1%99.4%
53Ascension Parish, Louisiana$3,794,6910.1%99.5%
54East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$3,116,2260.0%99.5%
55Lincoln Parish, Louisiana$3,060,8870.0%99.6%
56La Salle Parish, Louisiana$2,981,6010.0%99.6%
57Bienville Parish, Louisiana$2,815,1840.0%99.7%
58Vernon Parish, Louisiana$2,702,1580.0%99.7%
59Saint Bernard Parish, Louisiana$2,046,7050.0%99.8%
60Livingston Parish, Louisiana$1,874,9950.0%99.8%
61Orleans Parish, Louisiana$1,346,7510.0%99.8%
62Winn Parish, Louisiana$1,327,1630.0%99.8%
63Saint John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana$1,247,8640.0%99.8%
64Jackson Parish, Louisiana$1,021,5670.0%99.9%
65Saint Charles Parish, Louisiana$807,1150.0%99.9%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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