Wheat Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $258 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bolivar County, Mississippi$31,749,36912.3%12.3%
2Coahoma County, Mississippi$23,367,7659.0%21.3%
3Sunflower County, Mississippi$20,257,0387.8%29.2%
4Washington County, Mississippi$20,256,7547.8%37.0%
5Tunica County, Mississippi$16,165,0676.3%43.3%
6Quitman County, Mississippi$11,119,5054.3%47.6%
7Panola County, Mississippi$9,584,0513.7%51.3%
8DeSoto County, Mississippi$9,496,6323.7%55.0%
9Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$8,991,3523.5%58.5%
10Humphreys County, Mississippi$7,878,4483.1%61.5%
11Leflore County, Mississippi$7,259,1432.8%64.3%
12Sharkey County, Mississippi$6,485,5862.5%66.8%
13Yazoo County, Mississippi$6,251,2162.4%69.3%
14Monroe County, Mississippi$6,016,3832.3%71.6%
15Issaquena County, Mississippi$5,117,0012.0%73.6%
16Noxubee County, Mississippi$4,841,0801.9%75.4%
17Lowndes County, Mississippi$4,641,3931.8%77.2%
18Tate County, Mississippi$4,345,0281.7%78.9%
19Lee County, Mississippi$4,287,8691.7%80.6%
20Marshall County, Mississippi$3,400,3371.3%81.9%
21Pontotoc County, Mississippi$2,973,0401.2%83.0%
22Clay County, Mississippi$2,935,2731.1%84.2%
23Holmes County, Mississippi$2,718,0071.1%85.2%
24Prentiss County, Mississippi$2,645,9241.0%86.3%
25Chickasaw County, Mississippi$2,372,1750.9%87.2%
26Calhoun County, Mississippi$2,154,2780.8%88.0%
27Warren County, Mississippi$1,898,8670.7%88.7%
28Hinds County, Mississippi$1,821,0290.7%89.5%
29Alcorn County, Mississippi$1,765,0640.7%90.1%
30Carroll County, Mississippi$1,572,2120.6%90.7%
31Adams County, Mississippi$1,344,6070.5%91.3%
32Madison County, Mississippi$1,312,0490.5%91.8%
33Tishomingo County, Mississippi$1,071,7820.4%92.2%
34Union County, Mississippi$1,045,7170.4%92.6%
35Claiborne County, Mississippi$999,1680.4%93.0%
36Grenada County, Mississippi$777,1230.3%93.3%
37Kemper County, Mississippi$769,7680.3%93.6%
38Itawamba County, Mississippi$751,7850.3%93.9%
39Benton County, Mississippi$666,6710.3%94.1%
40Yalobusha County, Mississippi$624,6080.2%94.4%
41Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$607,1080.2%94.6%
42Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$583,5000.2%94.8%
43George County, Mississippi$571,4570.2%95.1%
44Rankin County, Mississippi$552,7940.2%95.3%
45Clarke County, Mississippi$546,8840.2%95.5%
46Tippah County, Mississippi$538,9330.2%95.7%
47Covington County, Mississippi$513,9340.2%95.9%
48Forrest County, Mississippi$507,5580.2%96.1%
49Lafayette County, Mississippi$488,0050.2%96.3%
50Leake County, Mississippi$474,7140.2%96.5%
51Lawrence County, Mississippi$469,0240.2%96.6%
52Jasper County, Mississippi$453,5280.2%96.8%
53Jones County, Mississippi$450,7020.2%97.0%
54Webster County, Mississippi$434,3780.2%97.2%
55Winston County, Mississippi$414,7240.2%97.3%
56Perry County, Mississippi$409,5390.2%97.5%
57Choctaw County, Mississippi$408,3550.2%97.6%
58Jefferson County, Mississippi$406,5200.2%97.8%
59Pearl River County, Mississippi$396,3710.2%97.9%
60Walthall County, Mississippi$395,1710.2%98.1%
61Attala County, Mississippi$369,4670.1%98.2%
62Pike County, Mississippi$368,9710.1%98.4%
63Amite County, Mississippi$368,5770.1%98.5%
64Neshoba County, Mississippi$348,8000.1%98.7%
65Wilkinson County, Mississippi$335,8010.1%98.8%
66Newton County, Mississippi$310,7710.1%98.9%
67Copiah County, Mississippi$292,7840.1%99.0%
68Simpson County, Mississippi$277,5690.1%99.1%
69Hancock County, Mississippi$246,3720.1%99.2%
70Marion County, Mississippi$246,1900.1%99.3%
71Lincoln County, Mississippi$244,9280.1%99.4%
72Franklin County, Mississippi$233,6180.1%99.5%
73Montgomery County, Mississippi$213,8130.1%99.6%
74Jackson County, Mississippi$181,1820.1%99.7%
75Wayne County, Mississippi$162,3680.1%99.7%
76Lamar County, Mississippi$148,4500.1%99.8%
77Stone County, Mississippi$143,7740.1%99.8%
78Smith County, Mississippi$139,6050.1%99.9%
79Scott County, Mississippi$138,1710.1%99.9%
80Lauderdale County, Mississippi$84,8840.0%100.0%
81Harrison County, Mississippi$40,7970.0%100.0%
82Greene County, Mississippi$24,9930.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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