Corn Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $504 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Corn Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Yazoo County, Mississippi$38,500,6407.6%7.6%
2Washington County, Mississippi$36,356,8547.2%14.9%
3Sunflower County, Mississippi$33,112,8166.6%21.4%
4Leflore County, Mississippi$31,022,0426.2%27.6%
5Noxubee County, Mississippi$30,101,5316.0%33.6%
6Bolivar County, Mississippi$26,828,5685.3%38.9%
7Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$23,829,1474.7%43.6%
8Coahoma County, Mississippi$22,249,6254.4%48.1%
9Humphreys County, Mississippi$19,896,2444.0%52.0%
10Sharkey County, Mississippi$19,116,0853.8%55.8%
11Issaquena County, Mississippi$15,116,6473.0%58.8%
12Holmes County, Mississippi$14,612,2052.9%61.7%
13Monroe County, Mississippi$13,647,4572.7%64.4%
14Warren County, Mississippi$11,567,1522.3%66.7%
15Quitman County, Mississippi$10,777,2392.1%68.8%
16Panola County, Mississippi$10,661,3472.1%71.0%
17Tunica County, Mississippi$10,351,3932.1%73.0%
18DeSoto County, Mississippi$9,708,3021.9%74.9%
19Lowndes County, Mississippi$9,511,0371.9%76.8%
20Alcorn County, Mississippi$8,837,3731.8%78.6%
21Lee County, Mississippi$6,944,3671.4%80.0%
22Madison County, Mississippi$6,837,3221.4%81.3%
23Carroll County, Mississippi$6,281,2191.2%82.6%
24Chickasaw County, Mississippi$5,518,9241.1%83.7%
25Marshall County, Mississippi$5,368,7041.1%84.7%
26Tate County, Mississippi$5,094,8851.0%85.7%
27Hinds County, Mississippi$5,036,2231.0%86.7%
28Calhoun County, Mississippi$4,854,0091.0%87.7%
29Pontotoc County, Mississippi$4,434,9660.9%88.6%
30Tippah County, Mississippi$4,090,6090.8%89.4%
31Union County, Mississippi$4,038,8740.8%90.2%
32Benton County, Mississippi$3,864,3680.8%91.0%
33Prentiss County, Mississippi$3,585,1120.7%91.7%
34Montgomery County, Mississippi$3,202,8260.6%92.3%
35Clay County, Mississippi$2,958,5450.6%92.9%
36Grenada County, Mississippi$2,695,0070.5%93.4%
37Itawamba County, Mississippi$2,571,5740.5%94.0%
38Webster County, Mississippi$2,084,4590.4%94.4%
39Claiborne County, Mississippi$1,971,6660.4%94.8%
40Yalobusha County, Mississippi$1,740,8970.3%95.1%
41Adams County, Mississippi$1,684,8980.3%95.4%
42Lafayette County, Mississippi$1,657,4370.3%95.8%
43Rankin County, Mississippi$1,421,9610.3%96.1%
44Tishomingo County, Mississippi$1,403,7880.3%96.3%
45Lawrence County, Mississippi$1,171,9200.2%96.6%
46Walthall County, Mississippi$1,165,9750.2%96.8%
47Copiah County, Mississippi$1,145,7960.2%97.0%
48George County, Mississippi$1,098,9410.2%97.2%
49Franklin County, Mississippi$1,037,1740.2%97.4%
50Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$954,9500.2%97.6%
51Attala County, Mississippi$911,0900.2%97.8%
52Jefferson County, Mississippi$804,9680.2%98.0%
53Amite County, Mississippi$785,9940.2%98.1%
54Simpson County, Mississippi$756,0840.2%98.3%
55Lincoln County, Mississippi$746,8500.1%98.4%
56Newton County, Mississippi$717,3690.1%98.6%
57Choctaw County, Mississippi$710,4180.1%98.7%
58Winston County, Mississippi$649,3210.1%98.8%
59Pike County, Mississippi$577,2220.1%99.0%
60Scott County, Mississippi$521,8700.1%99.1%
61Leake County, Mississippi$512,4020.1%99.2%
62Marion County, Mississippi$493,8220.1%99.3%
63Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$445,6940.1%99.4%
64Jackson County, Mississippi$328,5520.1%99.4%
65Wayne County, Mississippi$319,7170.1%99.5%
66Covington County, Mississippi$311,0820.1%99.5%
67Neshoba County, Mississippi$273,1760.1%99.6%
68Kemper County, Mississippi$256,8720.1%99.6%
69Wilkinson County, Mississippi$251,0280.0%99.7%
70Forrest County, Mississippi$234,4830.0%99.7%
71Jones County, Mississippi$169,8530.0%99.8%
72Clarke County, Mississippi$160,9260.0%99.8%
73Perry County, Mississippi$156,9860.0%99.8%
74Pearl River County, Mississippi$152,0380.0%99.9%
75Jasper County, Mississippi$144,7370.0%99.9%
76Lamar County, Mississippi$128,0300.0%99.9%
77Greene County, Mississippi$125,5030.0%100.0%
78Stone County, Mississippi$80,2340.0%100.0%
79Smith County, Mississippi$68,9270.0%100.0%
80Harrison County, Mississippi$41,0990.0%100.0%
81Hancock County, Mississippi$39,3620.0%100.0%
82Lauderdale County, Mississippi$17,7180.0%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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