USDA subsidies in Mississippi totaled $10.6 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Mississippi by county, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Staplcotn$1,684,423,97815.8%15.8%
2Bolivar County, Mississippi$836,453,8877.9%23.7%
3Washington County, Mississippi$693,253,3746.5%30.2%
4Sunflower County, Mississippi$661,177,8496.2%36.4%
5Coahoma County, Mississippi$620,251,7185.8%42.3%
6Leflore County, Mississippi$545,836,4345.1%47.4%
7Yazoo County, Mississippi$461,438,6414.3%51.7%
8Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$426,649,4804.0%55.7%
9Tunica County, Mississippi$337,729,6763.2%58.9%
10Quitman County, Mississippi$329,603,8153.1%62.0%
11Humphreys County, Mississippi$311,202,5022.9%64.9%
12Sharkey County, Mississippi$274,848,4812.6%67.5%
13Panola County, Mississippi$259,483,1892.4%70.0%
14Holmes County, Mississippi$252,211,4752.4%72.3%
15Issaquena County, Mississippi$160,904,3531.5%73.8%
16Madison County, Mississippi$144,283,0091.4%75.2%
17Noxubee County, Mississippi$140,685,6581.3%76.5%
18Calhoun County, Mississippi$139,580,4951.3%77.8%
19Monroe County, Mississippi$126,755,9171.2%79.0%
20Chickasaw County, Mississippi$118,614,6401.1%80.1%
21Warren County, Mississippi$97,065,2080.9%81.1%
22DeSoto County, Mississippi$89,799,5000.8%81.9%
23Carroll County, Mississippi$89,532,6480.8%82.7%
24Hinds County, Mississippi$85,414,6760.8%83.5%
25Mississippi NRCS$83,223,6390.8%84.3%
26Tate County, Mississippi$82,606,4760.8%85.1%
27Pontotoc County, Mississippi$82,383,1620.8%85.9%
28Marshall County, Mississippi$79,319,2700.7%86.6%
29Lee County, Mississippi$76,837,9560.7%87.3%
30Lowndes County, Mississippi$71,392,2140.7%88.0%
31Grenada County, Mississippi$63,181,2140.6%88.6%
32Webster County, Mississippi$58,119,8450.5%89.2%
33Union County, Mississippi$56,227,8730.5%89.7%
34Prentiss County, Mississippi$51,024,5580.5%90.2%
35Montgomery County, Mississippi$49,349,5050.5%90.6%
36Clay County, Mississippi$48,495,4700.5%91.1%
37Attala County, Mississippi$44,601,9310.4%91.5%
38Adams County, Mississippi$43,525,0590.4%91.9%
39Yalobusha County, Mississippi$43,420,8670.4%92.3%
40Alcorn County, Mississippi$41,333,2820.4%92.7%
41Tippah County, Mississippi$38,115,3670.4%93.1%
42Rankin County, Mississippi$37,531,9040.4%93.4%
43Lafayette County, Mississippi$36,774,6830.3%93.8%
44Benton County, Mississippi$34,828,4540.3%94.1%
45George County, Mississippi$34,712,8370.3%94.4%
46Claiborne County, Mississippi$33,704,1770.3%94.7%
47Itawamba County, Mississippi$31,887,0710.3%95.0%
48Walthall County, Mississippi$30,055,9310.3%95.3%
49Jefferson County, Mississippi$26,965,9820.3%95.6%
50Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$24,804,5790.2%95.8%
51Scott County, Mississippi$23,190,0940.2%96.0%
52Covington County, Mississippi$21,165,1340.2%96.2%
53Copiah County, Mississippi$20,048,4820.2%96.4%
54Marion County, Mississippi$20,000,3970.2%96.6%
55Pearl River County, Mississippi$19,833,7280.2%96.8%
56Forrest County, Mississippi$18,922,1690.2%97.0%
57Leake County, Mississippi$18,702,8590.2%97.1%
58Winston County, Mississippi$17,046,4020.2%97.3%
59Amite County, Mississippi$16,777,4100.2%97.5%
60Jones County, Mississippi$16,499,1930.2%97.6%
61Newton County, Mississippi$15,885,7050.1%97.8%
62Perry County, Mississippi$15,566,0170.1%97.9%
63Tishomingo County, Mississippi$15,469,2190.1%98.1%
64Jackson County, Mississippi$14,210,7080.1%98.2%
65Kemper County, Mississippi$13,569,6220.1%98.3%
66Choctaw County, Mississippi$13,450,1430.1%98.4%
67Pike County, Mississippi$13,225,2500.1%98.6%
68Jasper County, Mississippi$12,993,9250.1%98.7%
69Lawrence County, Mississippi$12,785,2130.1%98.8%
70Lincoln County, Mississippi$12,540,8970.1%98.9%
71Simpson County, Mississippi$12,030,1330.1%99.0%
72Smith County, Mississippi$11,597,2250.1%99.1%
73Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$10,654,8960.1%99.2%
74Lamar County, Mississippi$10,245,0600.1%99.3%
75Neshoba County, Mississippi$10,223,3880.1%99.4%
76Wilkinson County, Mississippi$9,394,0710.1%99.5%
77Stone County, Mississippi$7,623,8740.1%99.6%
78Clarke County, Mississippi$7,506,5120.1%99.7%
79Wayne County, Mississippi$7,197,1610.1%99.7%
80Hancock County, Mississippi$6,041,9620.1%99.8%
81Harrison County, Mississippi$5,366,5740.1%99.8%
82Greene County, Mississippi$5,014,7220.0%99.9%
83Franklin County, Mississippi$4,733,4990.0%99.9%
84Lauderdale County, Mississippi$4,119,6980.0%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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