Peanut Subsidies in North Carolina totaled $358 million from 1995-2016.

Counties in North Carolina Receiving peanut subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank County Peanut Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Northampton County, North Carolina$59,213,24116.5%16.5%
2Halifax County, North Carolina$52,515,83714.6%31.2%
3Bertie County, North Carolina$45,906,45312.8%44.0%
4Martin County, North Carolina$38,490,31710.7%54.7%
5Edgecombe County, North Carolina$32,424,0479.0%63.8%
6Hertford County, North Carolina$30,734,0258.6%72.3%
7Gates County, North Carolina$19,742,9785.5%77.8%
8Chowan County, North Carolina$17,362,9614.8%82.7%
9Pitt County, North Carolina$12,548,3503.5%86.2%
10Bladen County, North Carolina$10,794,6763.0%89.2%
11Nash County, North Carolina$7,941,3912.2%91.4%
12Perquimans County, North Carolina$7,729,6932.2%93.6%
13Washington County, North Carolina$6,354,2801.8%95.3%
14Columbus County, North Carolina$5,021,3901.4%96.7%
15Sampson County, North Carolina$2,566,1900.7%97.5%
16Duplin County, North Carolina$2,043,4250.6%98.0%
17Robeson County, North Carolina$1,374,1270.4%98.4%
18Wayne County, North Carolina$898,3620.3%98.7%
19Wilson County, North Carolina$776,3740.2%98.9%
20Greene County, North Carolina$696,9620.2%99.1%
21Beaufort County, North Carolina$605,9860.2%99.2%
22Pender County, North Carolina$403,3020.1%99.4%
23Johnston County, North Carolina$400,6200.1%99.5%
24Cumberland County, North Carolina$394,9990.1%99.6%
25Jones County, North Carolina$318,4200.1%99.7%
26Scotland County, North Carolina$264,0980.1%99.7%
27Pasquotank County, North Carolina$244,9220.1%99.8%
28Craven County, North Carolina$177,3900.0%99.9%
29Currituck County, North Carolina$153,6770.0%99.9%
30Harnett County, North Carolina$93,6580.0%99.9%
31Lenoir County, North Carolina$90,4190.0%99.9%
32Warren County, North Carolina$71,3870.0%100.0%
33Tyrrell County, North Carolina$60,8160.0%100.0%
34Onslow County, North Carolina$33,9280.0%100.0%
35Richmond County, North Carolina$14,7010.0%100.0%
36Camden County, North Carolina$2,3410.0%100.0%
37Brunswick County, North Carolina$2,2450.0%100.0%
38Carteret County, North Carolina$1,6650.0%100.0%
39Wake County, North Carolina$8110.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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