Wheat Subsidies in Louisiana totaled $161 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Louisiana Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$13,819,1218.6%8.6%
2Richland Parish, Louisiana$11,864,5957.4%16.0%
3Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$11,569,8247.2%23.2%
4Franklin Parish, Louisiana$10,621,2796.6%29.8%
5West Carroll Parish, Louisiana$8,686,8485.4%35.2%
6Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$7,522,8484.7%39.9%
7Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$6,681,1074.2%44.0%
8East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$6,618,7044.1%48.1%
9Red River Parish, Louisiana$6,324,5653.9%52.1%
10Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$6,191,8663.9%55.9%
11Madison Parish, Louisiana$5,723,8003.6%59.5%
12Catahoula Parish, Louisiana$5,720,4193.6%63.0%
13Caddo Parish, Louisiana$5,347,5353.3%66.4%
14Tensas Parish, Louisiana$5,329,1883.3%69.7%
15Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana$5,045,3533.1%72.8%
16Jefferson Davis, Louisiana$4,481,9202.8%75.6%
17Concordia Parish, Louisiana$4,221,2982.6%78.2%
18Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$3,999,6132.5%80.7%
19Bossier Parish, Louisiana$3,783,8732.4%83.1%
20Acadia Parish, Louisiana$3,661,2282.3%85.3%
21Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$3,348,1572.1%87.4%
22Rapides Parish, Louisiana$2,050,8991.3%88.7%
23Iberville Parish, Louisiana$1,987,5651.2%89.9%
24Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$1,953,3501.2%91.1%
25Beauregard Parish, Louisiana$1,809,3501.1%92.3%
26Lafayette Parish, Louisiana$1,462,6260.9%93.2%
27Saint James Parish, Louisiana$1,128,3750.7%93.9%
28Ascension Parish, Louisiana$1,118,2310.7%94.6%
29Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$1,001,2110.6%95.2%
30Grant Parish, Louisiana$913,0190.6%95.8%
31West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$831,2790.5%96.3%
32Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana$764,3590.5%96.8%
33Allen Parish, Louisiana$716,2660.4%97.2%
34Cameron Parish, Louisiana$668,4320.4%97.6%
35Iberia Parish, Louisiana$591,6810.4%98.0%
36De Soto Parish, Louisiana$549,7530.3%98.3%
37Assumption Parish, Louisiana$499,4780.3%98.6%
38West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$356,3090.2%98.9%
39East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$308,5560.2%99.1%
40East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$237,7130.1%99.2%
41Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana$196,4020.1%99.3%
42Saint Mary Parish, Louisiana$171,2430.1%99.4%
43Bienville Parish, Louisiana$112,2820.1%99.5%
44Washington Parish, Louisiana$105,3370.1%99.6%
45Lafourche Parish, Louisiana$104,5790.1%99.6%
46Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana$102,7960.1%99.7%
47Claiborne Parish, Louisiana$97,7390.1%99.8%
48Vernon Parish, Louisiana$79,8520.0%99.8%
49Webster Parish, Louisiana$72,2060.0%99.8%
50Winn Parish, Louisiana$65,8900.0%99.9%
51Saint Helena Parish, Louisiana$49,6490.0%99.9%
52Saint John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana$48,7660.0%99.9%
53Saint Charles Parish, Louisiana$41,0210.0%100.0%
54La Salle Parish, Louisiana$23,4210.0%100.0%
55Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana$17,6460.0%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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