Sorghum Subsidies in North Carolina totaled $13.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in North Carolina Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Pasquotank County, North Carolina$985,7557.2%7.2%
2Union County, North Carolina$643,2514.7%11.9%
3Cabarrus County, North Carolina$550,5174.0%15.9%
4Cleveland County, North Carolina$534,7043.9%19.8%
5Northampton County, North Carolina$453,0823.3%23.2%
6Anson County, North Carolina$434,2743.2%26.3%
7Johnston County, North Carolina$428,2793.1%29.5%
8Harnett County, North Carolina$410,6843.0%32.5%
9Warren County, North Carolina$392,7252.9%35.3%
10Franklin County, North Carolina$383,1182.8%38.1%
11Pitt County, North Carolina$339,3222.5%40.6%
12Person County, North Carolina$310,3562.3%42.9%
13Bladen County, North Carolina$303,1322.2%45.1%
14Halifax County, North Carolina$298,5472.2%47.3%
15Granville County, North Carolina$289,5362.1%49.4%
16Robeson County, North Carolina$278,7412.0%51.4%
17Chowan County, North Carolina$274,1192.0%53.4%
18Orange County, North Carolina$265,2541.9%55.4%
19Bertie County, North Carolina$264,1241.9%57.3%
20Sampson County, North Carolina$258,5491.9%59.2%
21Nash County, North Carolina$254,6691.9%61.1%
22Beaufort County, North Carolina$231,3791.7%62.8%
23Cumberland County, North Carolina$207,7481.5%64.3%
24Martin County, North Carolina$201,8751.5%65.7%
25Duplin County, North Carolina$201,8471.5%67.2%
26Wayne County, North Carolina$198,3331.4%68.7%
27Rowan County, North Carolina$192,6911.4%70.1%
28Columbus County, North Carolina$185,5451.4%71.4%
29Wake County, North Carolina$179,6171.3%72.7%
30Lenoir County, North Carolina$173,5141.3%74.0%
31Edgecombe County, North Carolina$170,0201.2%75.3%
32Gates County, North Carolina$152,9081.1%76.4%
33Perquimans County, North Carolina$139,3651.0%77.4%
34Chatham County, North Carolina$130,3361.0%78.4%
35Stanly County, North Carolina$129,7240.9%79.3%
36Washington County, North Carolina$127,6770.9%80.2%
37Pamlico County, North Carolina$125,9800.9%81.2%
38Currituck County, North Carolina$124,0280.9%82.1%
39Moore County, North Carolina$123,8610.9%83.0%
40Craven County, North Carolina$123,7320.9%83.9%
41Hyde County, North Carolina$123,0190.9%84.8%
42Carteret County, North Carolina$110,5830.8%85.6%
43Hoke County, North Carolina$107,1450.8%86.4%
44Caswell County, North Carolina$102,6160.8%87.1%
45Vance County, North Carolina$99,7410.7%87.8%
46Lee County, North Carolina$98,3580.7%88.6%
47Guilford County, North Carolina$96,9810.7%89.3%
48Yadkin County, North Carolina$90,1870.7%89.9%
49Wilson County, North Carolina$82,3070.6%90.5%
50Jones County, North Carolina$81,4330.6%91.1%
51Tyrrell County, North Carolina$75,2660.6%91.7%
52Hertford County, North Carolina$74,7540.5%92.2%
53Richmond County, North Carolina$72,4710.5%92.8%
54Rockingham County, North Carolina$71,3550.5%93.3%
55Greene County, North Carolina$65,3380.5%93.7%
56Alamance County, North Carolina$63,7300.5%94.2%
57Brunswick County, North Carolina$63,4080.5%94.7%
58Rutherford County, North Carolina$62,8570.5%95.1%
59Scotland County, North Carolina$62,7130.5%95.6%
60Catawba County, North Carolina$59,5110.4%96.0%
61Iredell County, North Carolina$53,1710.4%96.4%
62Gaston County, North Carolina$51,5340.4%96.8%
63Onslow County, North Carolina$50,4360.4%97.2%
64Pender County, North Carolina$47,4700.3%97.5%
65Lincoln County, North Carolina$39,0970.3%97.8%
66Davidson County, North Carolina$35,5920.3%98.1%
67Randolph County, North Carolina$34,6770.3%98.3%
68Mecklenburg County, North Carolina$26,9640.2%98.5%
69Davie County, North Carolina$23,3150.2%98.7%
70Caldwell County, North Carolina$22,6840.2%98.8%
71Camden County, North Carolina$21,1200.2%99.0%
72Durham County, North Carolina$20,1040.1%99.1%
73Forsyth County, North Carolina$20,0820.1%99.3%
74Polk County, North Carolina$19,8030.1%99.4%
75Montgomery County, North Carolina$17,7000.1%99.6%
76Surry County, North Carolina$15,6330.1%99.7%
77Alexander County, North Carolina$14,2570.1%99.8%
78Burke County, North Carolina$13,4890.1%99.9%
79Dare County, North Carolina$5,7640.0%99.9%
80Stokes County, North Carolina$5,3260.0%100.0%
81McDowell County, North Carolina$2,9270.0%100.0%
82Wilkes County, North Carolina$1,1240.0%100.0%
83Buncombe County, North Carolina$5450.0%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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