Dairy Program Subsidies in North Carolina totaled $45.6 million from 1995-2016.

Counties in North Carolina Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Iredell County, North Carolina$8,060,31317.7%17.7%
2Alleghany County, North Carolina$2,765,1456.1%23.7%
3Randolph County, North Carolina$2,531,1405.5%29.3%
4Rowan County, North Carolina$2,146,7124.7%34.0%
5Alamance County, North Carolina$1,922,8954.2%38.2%
6Alexander County, North Carolina$1,879,6724.1%42.3%
7Orange County, North Carolina$1,851,5084.1%46.4%
8Haywood County, North Carolina$1,801,3403.9%50.3%
9Guilford County, North Carolina$1,698,8673.7%54.1%
10Buncombe County, North Carolina$1,602,1063.5%57.6%
11Chatham County, North Carolina$1,511,7893.3%60.9%
12Davidson County, North Carolina$1,458,7063.2%64.1%
13Yadkin County, North Carolina$1,364,0073.0%67.1%
14Lincoln County, North Carolina$1,084,6642.4%69.4%
15Henderson County, North Carolina$1,044,3042.3%71.7%
16Gaston County, North Carolina$982,2082.2%73.9%
17Catawba County, North Carolina$921,0472.0%75.9%
18Wilkes County, North Carolina$792,0661.7%77.6%
19Davie County, North Carolina$785,6071.7%79.4%
20Granville County, North Carolina$767,2281.7%81.0%
21Surry County, North Carolina$738,1251.6%82.7%
22Cleveland County, North Carolina$727,8411.6%84.3%
23Cabarrus County, North Carolina$650,9451.4%85.7%
24Stanly County, North Carolina$609,1491.3%87.0%
25Rockingham County, North Carolina$557,8791.2%88.2%
26Warren County, North Carolina$450,0791.0%89.2%
27Caswell County, North Carolina$447,1741.0%90.2%
28Person County, North Carolina$427,2540.9%91.1%
29Halifax County, North Carolina$376,7800.8%92.0%
30Mecklenburg County, North Carolina$281,6300.6%92.6%
31Sampson County, North Carolina$280,8890.6%93.2%
32McDowell County, North Carolina$252,1160.6%93.8%
33Rutherford County, North Carolina$221,6970.5%94.2%
34Stokes County, North Carolina$221,6100.5%94.7%
35Forsyth County, North Carolina$204,9110.4%95.2%
36Caldwell County, North Carolina$195,1490.4%95.6%
37Ashe County, North Carolina$192,8200.4%96.0%
38Wayne County, North Carolina$175,7330.4%96.4%
39Cherokee County, North Carolina$169,6210.4%96.8%
40Union County, North Carolina$168,5770.4%97.2%
41Polk County, North Carolina$157,5380.3%97.5%
42Yancey County, North Carolina$138,1940.3%97.8%
43Harnett County, North Carolina$131,5620.3%98.1%
44Anson County, North Carolina$116,7830.3%98.4%
45Wake County, North Carolina$102,6300.2%98.6%
46Franklin County, North Carolina$83,8200.2%98.8%
47Burke County, North Carolina$76,7910.2%98.9%
48Clay County, North Carolina$75,1120.2%99.1%
49Madison County, North Carolina$71,9270.2%99.3%
50Watauga County, North Carolina$60,4890.1%99.4%
51Macon County, North Carolina$48,4710.1%99.5%
52Nash County, North Carolina$48,1930.1%99.6%
53Durham County, North Carolina$44,6970.1%99.7%
54Jackson County, North Carolina$44,0370.1%99.8%
55Duplin County, North Carolina$27,6850.1%99.9%
56Beaufort County, North Carolina$22,1850.0%99.9%
57Greene County, North Carolina$14,9750.0%99.9%
58Montgomery County, North Carolina$12,6030.0%100.0%
59Columbus County, North Carolina$7,5770.0%100.0%
60Edgecombe County, North Carolina$6,1030.0%100.0%
61Mitchell County, North Carolina$2,6370.0%100.0%
62Vance County, North Carolina$1,7900.0%100.0%
63Graham County, North Carolina$1410.0%100.0%
64Onslow County, North Carolina$1150.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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