Peanut Subsidies in North Carolina totaled $6.3 million in 2019

Counties in North Carolina Receiving peanut subsidies, 2019

Rank County Peanut Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bertie County, North Carolina$813,80212.8%12.8%
2Martin County, North Carolina$657,42310.4%23.2%
3Northampton County, North Carolina$563,9568.9%32.1%
4Halifax County, North Carolina$510,1608.1%40.2%
5Columbus County, North Carolina$454,0487.2%47.3%
6Pitt County, North Carolina$451,1947.1%54.5%
7Gates County, North Carolina$394,8376.2%60.7%
8Duplin County, North Carolina$317,6015.0%65.7%
9Hertford County, North Carolina$306,1184.8%70.5%
10Edgecombe County, North Carolina$286,7534.5%75.1%
11Bladen County, North Carolina$265,4234.2%79.2%
12Wayne County, North Carolina$235,0873.7%83.0%
13Sampson County, North Carolina$214,1493.4%86.3%
14Robeson County, North Carolina$159,8172.5%88.9%
15Wilson County, North Carolina$152,7192.4%91.3%
16Nash County, North Carolina$103,5841.6%92.9%
17Greene County, North Carolina$85,5141.3%94.2%
18Washington County, North Carolina$74,2891.2%95.4%
19Craven County, North Carolina$58,5290.9%96.3%
20Lenoir County, North Carolina$57,9500.9%97.3%
21Harnett County, North Carolina$39,4840.6%97.9%
22Chowan County, North Carolina$31,1320.5%98.4%
23Scotland County, North Carolina$24,5060.4%98.8%
24Jones County, North Carolina$23,1050.4%99.1%
25Johnston County, North Carolina$21,2120.3%99.5%
26Beaufort County, North Carolina$14,6860.2%99.7%
27Perquimans County, North Carolina$12,8340.2%99.9%
28Cumberland County, North Carolina$6,4560.1%100.0%
29Pender County, North Carolina$4330.0%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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