Commodity subsidies in Mississippi totaled $433 million in 2019

Counties in Mississippi Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bolivar County, Mississippi$48,880,84511.3%11.3%
2Coahoma County, Mississippi$45,579,18010.5%21.8%
3Washington County, Mississippi$44,331,03010.2%32.1%
4Sunflower County, Mississippi$36,086,2068.3%40.4%
5Leflore County, Mississippi$31,567,6997.3%47.7%
6Tunica County, Mississippi$24,301,2155.6%53.3%
7Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$22,865,2045.3%58.6%
8Yazoo County, Mississippi$13,651,9923.2%61.7%
9Quitman County, Mississippi$13,425,6053.1%64.8%
10Panola County, Mississippi$12,503,0872.9%67.7%
11Humphreys County, Mississippi$11,617,9362.7%70.4%
12Holmes County, Mississippi$11,495,7702.7%73.1%
13Noxubee County, Mississippi$10,567,1112.4%75.5%
14Sharkey County, Mississippi$8,844,5242.0%77.6%
15Lee County, Mississippi$7,168,4811.7%79.2%
16Issaquena County, Mississippi$6,584,9871.5%80.7%
17Calhoun County, Mississippi$6,164,7021.4%82.2%
18Monroe County, Mississippi$5,776,9981.3%83.5%
19DeSoto County, Mississippi$5,358,3651.2%84.7%
20Lowndes County, Mississippi$4,588,8631.1%85.8%
21Marshall County, Mississippi$4,499,0121.0%86.8%
22Chickasaw County, Mississippi$4,020,8930.9%87.8%
23Tate County, Mississippi$3,506,3870.8%88.6%
24Pontotoc County, Mississippi$3,500,7480.8%89.4%
25Madison County, Mississippi$3,150,6180.7%90.1%
26Union County, Mississippi$2,505,3030.6%90.7%
27Grenada County, Mississippi$2,464,5820.6%91.2%
28Montgomery County, Mississippi$2,414,1570.6%91.8%
29Prentiss County, Mississippi$2,270,7400.5%92.3%
30Alcorn County, Mississippi$2,246,3390.5%92.8%
31Tippah County, Mississippi$2,187,9820.5%93.4%
32Webster County, Mississippi$2,182,1310.5%93.9%
33Hinds County, Mississippi$2,138,1080.5%94.4%
34Warren County, Mississippi$1,882,7790.4%94.8%
35Rankin County, Mississippi$1,524,4510.4%95.1%
36George County, Mississippi$1,502,1960.3%95.5%
37Carroll County, Mississippi$1,335,4900.3%95.8%
38Itawamba County, Mississippi$1,328,0820.3%96.1%
39Benton County, Mississippi$1,321,7720.3%96.4%
40Lafayette County, Mississippi$1,158,9210.3%96.7%
41Yalobusha County, Mississippi$1,065,4900.2%96.9%
42Covington County, Mississippi$1,047,6590.2%97.2%
43Tishomingo County, Mississippi$1,005,5500.2%97.4%
44Jefferson County, Mississippi$919,0110.2%97.6%
45Attala County, Mississippi$887,3280.2%97.8%
46Forrest County, Mississippi$882,8210.2%98.0%
47Clay County, Mississippi$873,3370.2%98.2%
48Claiborne County, Mississippi$807,1850.2%98.4%
49Perry County, Mississippi$657,2210.2%98.6%
50Scott County, Mississippi$621,4050.1%98.7%
51Copiah County, Mississippi$599,3240.1%98.8%
52Jackson County, Mississippi$581,5130.1%99.0%
53Adams County, Mississippi$551,4100.1%99.1%
54Walthall County, Mississippi$327,9120.1%99.2%
55Jones County, Mississippi$324,3440.1%99.2%
56Leake County, Mississippi$322,2810.1%99.3%
57Lawrence County, Mississippi$269,4520.1%99.4%
58Newton County, Mississippi$265,0930.1%99.4%
59Clarke County, Mississippi$256,0730.1%99.5%
60Wilkinson County, Mississippi$170,6730.0%99.5%
61Smith County, Mississippi$159,0390.0%99.6%
62Marion County, Mississippi$153,0340.0%99.6%
63Lamar County, Mississippi$142,6360.0%99.7%
64Choctaw County, Mississippi$138,2690.0%99.7%
65Winston County, Mississippi$135,1470.0%99.7%
66Pike County, Mississippi$133,4460.0%99.7%
67Lincoln County, Mississippi$129,4110.0%99.8%
68Jasper County, Mississippi$116,6760.0%99.8%
69Stone County, Mississippi$116,2840.0%99.8%
70Simpson County, Mississippi$100,2830.0%99.9%
71Amite County, Mississippi$88,3960.0%99.9%
72Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$84,4230.0%99.9%
73Wayne County, Mississippi$83,8230.0%99.9%
74Hancock County, Mississippi$80,0460.0%99.9%
75Pearl River County, Mississippi$71,4750.0%99.9%
76Greene County, Mississippi$60,7540.0%100.0%
77Franklin County, Mississippi$55,9030.0%100.0%
78Neshoba County, Mississippi$35,4400.0%100.0%
79Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$32,6480.0%100.0%
80Lauderdale County, Mississippi$24,1930.0%100.0%
81Harrison County, Mississippi$17,7620.0%100.0%
82Kemper County, Mississippi$4,6620.0%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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