Loan Deficiency Payments in Mississippi totaled $483 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving Loan Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Loan Deficiency Payments
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bolivar County, Mississippi$72,360,60515.0%15.0%
2Washington County, Mississippi$47,576,9769.9%24.9%
3Sunflower County, Mississippi$42,764,4198.9%33.7%
4Leflore County, Mississippi$37,968,9847.9%41.6%
5Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$33,553,4297.0%48.5%
6Coahoma County, Mississippi$31,951,3526.6%55.2%
7Quitman County, Mississippi$21,230,8894.4%59.6%
8Yazoo County, Mississippi$20,002,7084.1%63.7%
9Panola County, Mississippi$17,909,8773.7%67.4%
10Tunica County, Mississippi$15,525,8373.2%70.6%
11Sharkey County, Mississippi$13,742,1182.8%73.5%
12Humphreys County, Mississippi$12,181,9062.5%76.0%
13Holmes County, Mississippi$9,344,9941.9%77.9%
14Issaquena County, Mississippi$8,689,8201.8%79.7%
15Noxubee County, Mississippi$8,340,8091.7%81.5%
16DeSoto County, Mississippi$6,812,3371.4%82.9%
17Tate County, Mississippi$5,840,8581.2%84.1%
18Carroll County, Mississippi$5,772,0871.2%85.3%
19Lee County, Mississippi$4,856,5131.0%86.3%
20Monroe County, Mississippi$4,424,6830.9%87.2%
21Grenada County, Mississippi$4,047,5560.8%88.1%
22Calhoun County, Mississippi$3,716,2660.8%88.8%
23Montgomery County, Mississippi$3,251,7850.7%89.5%
24Lowndes County, Mississippi$3,208,1370.7%90.2%
25Alcorn County, Mississippi$3,119,5760.6%90.8%
26Pontotoc County, Mississippi$3,072,2210.6%91.4%
27Madison County, Mississippi$3,044,5880.6%92.1%
28Warren County, Mississippi$3,037,4430.6%92.7%
29Marshall County, Mississippi$2,662,6080.6%93.3%
30Webster County, Mississippi$2,570,5650.5%93.8%
31Union County, Mississippi$2,511,5560.5%94.3%
32Chickasaw County, Mississippi$2,388,8970.5%94.8%
33Hinds County, Mississippi$2,352,4150.5%95.3%
34Yalobusha County, Mississippi$2,326,1670.5%95.8%
35Prentiss County, Mississippi$2,278,8950.5%96.3%
36Tippah County, Mississippi$1,855,6520.4%96.6%
37Benton County, Mississippi$1,699,9600.4%97.0%
38Adams County, Mississippi$1,392,3960.3%97.3%
39George County, Mississippi$1,383,6560.3%97.6%
40Clay County, Mississippi$1,254,4560.3%97.8%
41Rankin County, Mississippi$1,224,7920.3%98.1%
42Itawamba County, Mississippi$1,128,5270.2%98.3%
43Jackson County, Mississippi$990,1080.2%98.5%
44Tishomingo County, Mississippi$941,5610.2%98.7%
45Lafayette County, Mississippi$789,4270.2%98.9%
46Claiborne County, Mississippi$754,6570.2%99.0%
47Attala County, Mississippi$743,7240.2%99.2%
48Jefferson County, Mississippi$694,2870.1%99.3%
49Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$526,0750.1%99.4%
50Scott County, Mississippi$309,0890.1%99.5%
51Newton County, Mississippi$296,9150.1%99.6%
52Wilkinson County, Mississippi$227,8790.0%99.6%
53Copiah County, Mississippi$183,4510.0%99.6%
54Lawrence County, Mississippi$180,2780.0%99.7%
55Winston County, Mississippi$170,4280.0%99.7%
56Simpson County, Mississippi$161,9140.0%99.8%
57Walthall County, Mississippi$151,1210.0%99.8%
58Covington County, Mississippi$139,5000.0%99.8%
59Choctaw County, Mississippi$106,8060.0%99.8%
60Leake County, Mississippi$97,0250.0%99.9%
61Amite County, Mississippi$75,3810.0%99.9%
62Pearl River County, Mississippi$68,2270.0%99.9%
63Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$64,9550.0%99.9%
64Pike County, Mississippi$64,7830.0%99.9%
65Franklin County, Mississippi$56,9700.0%99.9%
66Jones County, Mississippi$55,5930.0%99.9%
67Lincoln County, Mississippi$48,9830.0%99.9%
68Stone County, Mississippi$47,2530.0%100.0%
69Jasper County, Mississippi$28,8680.0%100.0%
70Neshoba County, Mississippi$24,8620.0%100.0%
71Greene County, Mississippi$24,6470.0%100.0%
72Wayne County, Mississippi$23,8460.0%100.0%
73Marion County, Mississippi$19,5940.0%100.0%
74Lamar County, Mississippi$17,8920.0%100.0%
75Harrison County, Mississippi$17,2280.0%100.0%
76Smith County, Mississippi$13,0660.0%100.0%
77Perry County, Mississippi$9,6560.0%100.0%
78Hancock County, Mississippi$6,7020.0%100.0%
79Forrest County, Mississippi$6,5310.0%100.0%
80Clarke County, Mississippi$5,0700.0%100.0%
81Kemper County, Mississippi$2,6930.0%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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