Dairy Program Subsidies in Michigan totaled $285 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Michigan Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Huron County, Michigan$17,287,2186.1%6.1%
2Sanilac County, Michigan$17,236,2906.1%12.1%
3Clinton County, Michigan$13,851,0464.9%17.0%
4Allegan County, Michigan$13,839,5574.9%21.9%
5Missaukee County, Michigan$13,473,9734.7%26.6%
6Ottawa County, Michigan$12,051,8364.2%30.8%
7Ionia County, Michigan$10,902,7623.8%34.7%
8Newaygo County, Michigan$9,820,6693.5%38.1%
9Montcalm County, Michigan$9,088,2343.2%41.3%
10Isabella County, Michigan$8,734,7173.1%44.4%
11Gratiot County, Michigan$8,244,0412.9%47.3%
12Barry County, Michigan$7,724,4632.7%50.0%
13Menominee County, Michigan$7,661,3092.7%52.7%
14Ogemaw County, Michigan$7,403,5682.6%55.3%
15Hillsdale County, Michigan$6,835,6722.4%57.7%
16Kent County, Michigan$6,763,7712.4%60.1%
17Osceola County, Michigan$6,378,2322.2%62.3%
18Lenawee County, Michigan$5,812,1512.0%64.3%
19Ingham County, Michigan$5,639,8522.0%66.3%
20Mecosta County, Michigan$5,188,2671.8%68.1%
21Tuscola County, Michigan$5,179,8211.8%70.0%
22Jackson County, Michigan$4,724,3341.7%71.6%
23Shiawassee County, Michigan$4,672,8951.6%73.3%
24Arenac County, Michigan$4,550,9791.6%74.9%
25Lapeer County, Michigan$4,191,5721.5%76.3%
26Calhoun County, Michigan$4,022,0621.4%77.8%
27Washtenaw County, Michigan$4,015,6231.4%79.2%
28Alpena County, Michigan$3,959,5671.4%80.6%
29Saginaw County, Michigan$3,654,9281.3%81.8%
30Branch County, Michigan$3,180,6581.1%83.0%
31Muskegon County, Michigan$3,067,0541.1%84.0%
32Mason County, Michigan$2,894,8871.0%85.1%
33Livingston County, Michigan$2,699,3600.9%86.0%
34Iosco County, Michigan$2,327,8680.8%86.8%
35Oceana County, Michigan$2,142,7980.8%87.6%
36Saint Clair County, Michigan$2,112,7770.7%88.3%
37Eaton County, Michigan$2,096,8500.7%89.1%
38Clare County, Michigan$2,027,9270.7%89.8%
39Van Buren County, Michigan$1,964,6420.7%90.5%
40Genesee County, Michigan$1,788,4590.6%91.1%
41Delta County, Michigan$1,688,6990.6%91.7%
42Kalamazoo County, Michigan$1,567,0410.6%92.2%
43Presque Isle County, Michigan$1,489,9250.5%92.7%
44Chippewa County, Michigan$1,362,3720.5%93.2%
45Saint Joseph County, Michigan$1,325,5070.5%93.7%
46Alcona County, Michigan$1,305,4230.5%94.2%
47Berrien County, Michigan$1,060,6250.4%94.5%
48Cheboygan County, Michigan$1,029,2780.4%94.9%
49Midland County, Michigan$1,005,1110.4%95.2%
50Wexford County, Michigan$939,3220.3%95.6%
51Dickinson County, Michigan$889,0370.3%95.9%
52Charlevoix County, Michigan$879,5680.3%96.2%
53Gladwin County, Michigan$874,4550.3%96.5%
54Montmorency County, Michigan$824,3660.3%96.8%
55Monroe County, Michigan$815,0410.3%97.1%
56Antrim County, Michigan$810,3200.3%97.4%
57Cass County, Michigan$806,4660.3%97.6%
58Macomb County, Michigan$753,9440.3%97.9%
59Emmet County, Michigan$743,5840.3%98.2%
60Mackinac County, Michigan$624,8170.2%98.4%
61Bay County, Michigan$536,3730.2%98.6%
62Marquette County, Michigan$510,1000.2%98.8%
63Houghton County, Michigan$456,4600.2%98.9%
64Ontonagon County, Michigan$439,5970.2%99.1%
65Lake County, Michigan$433,2360.2%99.2%
66Grand Traverse County, Michigan$423,8270.1%99.4%
67Leelanau County, Michigan$413,0440.1%99.5%
68Alger County, Michigan$377,3230.1%99.7%
69Oscoda County, Michigan$311,0660.1%99.8%
70Kalkaska County, Michigan$183,6400.1%99.8%
71Oakland County, Michigan$167,9390.1%99.9%
72Schoolcraft County, Michigan$137,8100.0%99.9%
73Baraga County, Michigan$72,7270.0%100.0%
74Otsego County, Michigan$59,8000.0%100.0%
75Manistee County, Michigan$27,2320.0%100.0%
76Iron County, Michigan$23,0010.0%100.0%
77Wayne County, Michigan$11,4390.0%100.0%
78Benzie County, Michigan$6680.0%100.0%
79Gogebic County, Michigan$5220.0%100.0%

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.

 

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