Commodity subsidies in Louisiana totaled $185 million in 2018

Counties in Louisiana Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Acadia Parish, Louisiana$15,854,8698.6%8.6%
2East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$15,412,9798.3%16.9%
3Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$13,941,8127.5%24.5%
4Jefferson Davis, Louisiana$13,940,3787.5%32.0%
5Madison Parish, Louisiana$12,994,6967.0%39.0%
6Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$11,532,7126.2%45.3%
7Concordia Parish, Louisiana$11,233,8346.1%51.3%
8Tensas Parish, Louisiana$8,738,7164.7%56.1%
9Franklin Parish, Louisiana$8,278,5614.5%60.5%
10Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$8,269,6424.5%65.0%
11Richland Parish, Louisiana$7,749,4834.2%69.2%
12Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$7,407,9804.0%73.2%
13Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$7,243,9343.9%77.1%
14West Carroll Parish, Louisiana$6,399,6593.5%80.6%
15Catahoula Parish, Louisiana$5,620,1953.0%83.6%
16Rapides Parish, Louisiana$5,288,3092.9%86.5%
17Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$4,358,8002.4%88.9%
18Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana$3,407,2671.8%90.7%
19Allen Parish, Louisiana$3,160,3871.7%92.4%
20Cameron Parish, Louisiana$2,457,8941.3%93.7%
21Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$2,180,0351.2%94.9%
22Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana$1,120,3050.6%95.5%
23Caddo Parish, Louisiana$1,111,0280.6%96.1%
24Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$1,068,4830.6%96.7%
25Iberville Parish, Louisiana$998,6520.5%97.3%
26Beauregard Parish, Louisiana$697,7340.4%97.6%
27Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana$574,1710.3%97.9%
28Red River Parish, Louisiana$556,2700.3%98.2%
29Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$536,8620.3%98.5%
30Grant Parish, Louisiana$530,9110.3%98.8%
31Washington Parish, Louisiana$413,6840.2%99.0%
32West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$359,3060.2%99.2%
33Lafayette Parish, Louisiana$312,3250.2%99.4%
34Iberia Parish, Louisiana$263,5550.1%99.5%
35Bossier Parish, Louisiana$228,5350.1%99.7%
36Assumption Parish, Louisiana$136,0660.1%99.7%
37Saint Helena Parish, Louisiana$125,7270.1%99.8%
38De Soto Parish, Louisiana$107,6910.1%99.9%
39Ascension Parish, Louisiana$69,3640.0%99.9%
40Saint Mary Parish, Louisiana$52,2990.0%99.9%
41Saint James Parish, Louisiana$37,7970.0%100.0%
42Sabine Parish, Louisiana$35,4870.0%100.0%
43East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$17,9810.0%100.0%
44La Salle Parish, Louisiana$15,9410.0%100.0%
45Union Parish, Louisiana$2,5170.0%100.0%
46Lafourche Parish, Louisiana$2,1010.0%100.0%
47Winn Parish, Louisiana$1,9850.0%100.0%
48Webster Parish, Louisiana$1,6580.0%100.0%
49Vernon Parish, Louisiana$1,1910.0%100.0%
50East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$7520.0%100.0%
51Claiborne Parish, Louisiana$5970.0%100.0%
52West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$3390.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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