Commodity subsidies in Mississippi totaled $6.7 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1$1,684,423,97825.2%25.2%
2Bolivar County, Mississippi$564,332,9988.4%33.6%
3Washington County, Mississippi$478,704,5137.2%40.8%
4Sunflower County, Mississippi$436,674,6606.5%47.3%
5Coahoma County, Mississippi$398,333,0476.0%53.3%
6Leflore County, Mississippi$370,498,9295.5%58.8%
7Yazoo County, Mississippi$280,034,2834.2%63.0%
8Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$260,857,0133.9%66.9%
9Tunica County, Mississippi$206,209,8613.1%70.0%
10Humphreys County, Mississippi$199,737,7123.0%73.0%
11Sharkey County, Mississippi$182,234,0992.7%75.7%
12Quitman County, Mississippi$173,914,0422.6%78.3%
13Holmes County, Mississippi$154,441,2252.3%80.6%
14Panola County, Mississippi$127,661,4311.9%82.5%
15Issaquena County, Mississippi$99,919,2921.5%84.0%
16Madison County, Mississippi$80,584,9461.2%85.2%
17Calhoun County, Mississippi$57,944,4070.9%86.1%
18Warren County, Mississippi$51,436,3110.8%86.8%
19Monroe County, Mississippi$50,476,9200.8%87.6%
20DeSoto County, Mississippi$49,778,4960.7%88.3%
21Noxubee County, Mississippi$48,405,6450.7%89.1%
22Carroll County, Mississippi$47,311,8140.7%89.8%
23Tate County, Mississippi$44,938,1480.7%90.4%
24Marshall County, Mississippi$38,767,4900.6%91.0%
25Hinds County, Mississippi$35,334,8380.5%91.5%
26Grenada County, Mississippi$34,532,9960.5%92.1%
27Webster County, Mississippi$30,248,1430.5%92.5%
28Lee County, Mississippi$29,082,5760.4%92.9%
29Pontotoc County, Mississippi$29,051,2450.4%93.4%
30Chickasaw County, Mississippi$28,348,5160.4%93.8%
31Montgomery County, Mississippi$26,987,0100.4%94.2%
32Lowndes County, Mississippi$23,929,0370.4%94.6%
33Yalobusha County, Mississippi$23,207,6240.3%94.9%
34Union County, Mississippi$21,669,4950.3%95.2%
35Adams County, Mississippi$19,604,6070.3%95.5%
36Attala County, Mississippi$19,549,1890.3%95.8%
37Prentiss County, Mississippi$18,800,1280.3%96.1%
38Benton County, Mississippi$17,680,0940.3%96.4%
39Rankin County, Mississippi$17,484,1650.3%96.6%
40Lafayette County, Mississippi$16,090,0450.2%96.9%
41Alcorn County, Mississippi$15,847,5160.2%97.1%
42George County, Mississippi$15,345,0080.2%97.3%
43Tippah County, Mississippi$13,885,3750.2%97.5%
44Claiborne County, Mississippi$12,922,1170.2%97.7%
45Jefferson County, Mississippi$12,795,7760.2%97.9%
46Clay County, Mississippi$12,045,6180.2%98.1%
47Itawamba County, Mississippi$10,313,3560.2%98.3%
48Forrest County, Mississippi$7,778,4390.1%98.4%
49Jackson County, Mississippi$7,648,4000.1%98.5%
50Leake County, Mississippi$7,304,8040.1%98.6%
51Scott County, Mississippi$7,279,1100.1%98.7%
52Walthall County, Mississippi$6,859,1860.1%98.8%
53Tishomingo County, Mississippi$6,545,8040.1%98.9%
54Copiah County, Mississippi$5,633,7450.1%99.0%
55Perry County, Mississippi$5,223,0840.1%99.1%
56Winston County, Mississippi$4,429,4210.1%99.1%
57Covington County, Mississippi$4,283,9190.1%99.2%
58Pike County, Mississippi$3,985,6280.1%99.3%
59Choctaw County, Mississippi$3,983,7950.1%99.3%
60Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$3,953,9520.1%99.4%
61Lawrence County, Mississippi$3,949,3190.1%99.4%
62Newton County, Mississippi$3,752,6180.1%99.5%
63Lincoln County, Mississippi$3,490,8270.1%99.6%
64Harrison County, Mississippi$3,382,0920.1%99.6%
65Amite County, Mississippi$3,220,0490.0%99.6%
66Marion County, Mississippi$3,019,0340.0%99.7%
67Wilkinson County, Mississippi$2,426,2940.0%99.7%
68Franklin County, Mississippi$2,146,8980.0%99.8%
69Simpson County, Mississippi$1,895,8390.0%99.8%
70Pearl River County, Mississippi$1,674,6320.0%99.8%
71Jones County, Mississippi$1,609,5350.0%99.8%
72Kemper County, Mississippi$1,327,2330.0%99.9%
73Hancock County, Mississippi$1,283,4620.0%99.9%
74Neshoba County, Mississippi$1,275,6500.0%99.9%
75Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$1,140,1790.0%99.9%
76Greene County, Mississippi$1,025,6500.0%99.9%
77Jasper County, Mississippi$978,8490.0%99.9%
78Smith County, Mississippi$857,7130.0%100.0%
79Clarke County, Mississippi$799,1150.0%100.0%
80Wayne County, Mississippi$606,9010.0%100.0%
81Stone County, Mississippi$604,8360.0%100.0%
82Lamar County, Mississippi$506,0890.0%100.0%
83Lauderdale County, Mississippi$253,4100.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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