Sorghum Subsidies in North Carolina totaled $13.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in North Carolina Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Pasquotank County, North Carolina$997,6397.3%7.3%
2Union County, North Carolina$630,9564.6%11.9%
3Cabarrus County, North Carolina$549,9174.0%15.9%
4Cleveland County, North Carolina$534,7043.9%19.8%
5Northampton County, North Carolina$468,5633.4%23.3%
6Anson County, North Carolina$429,4573.1%26.4%
7Johnston County, North Carolina$425,8763.1%29.5%
8Harnett County, North Carolina$413,1303.0%32.6%
9Warren County, North Carolina$391,2062.9%35.4%
10Franklin County, North Carolina$375,0312.7%38.2%
11Pitt County, North Carolina$337,7322.5%40.6%
12Person County, North Carolina$309,8022.3%42.9%
13Bladen County, North Carolina$302,6002.2%45.1%
14Halifax County, North Carolina$293,1632.1%47.3%
15Granville County, North Carolina$287,7722.1%49.4%
16Chowan County, North Carolina$279,4602.0%51.4%
17Robeson County, North Carolina$278,1932.0%53.4%
18Bertie County, North Carolina$265,5561.9%55.4%
19Orange County, North Carolina$265,2251.9%57.3%
20Sampson County, North Carolina$258,6161.9%59.2%
21Nash County, North Carolina$250,9421.8%61.0%
22Beaufort County, North Carolina$231,1651.7%62.7%
23Cumberland County, North Carolina$207,7481.5%64.3%
24Martin County, North Carolina$201,0361.5%65.7%
25Duplin County, North Carolina$200,9241.5%67.2%
26Wayne County, North Carolina$197,6881.4%68.6%
27Rowan County, North Carolina$192,6911.4%70.1%
28Columbus County, North Carolina$180,9941.3%71.4%
29Edgecombe County, North Carolina$170,1021.2%72.6%
30Lenoir County, North Carolina$169,8051.2%73.9%
31Wake County, North Carolina$164,7501.2%75.1%
32Perquimans County, North Carolina$161,8331.2%76.3%
33Gates County, North Carolina$152,4181.1%77.4%
34Chatham County, North Carolina$129,4090.9%78.3%
35Washington County, North Carolina$127,6770.9%79.3%
36Stanly County, North Carolina$126,0820.9%80.2%
37Pamlico County, North Carolina$124,0840.9%81.1%
38Currituck County, North Carolina$124,0280.9%82.0%
39Moore County, North Carolina$123,8610.9%82.9%
40Hyde County, North Carolina$123,0190.9%83.8%
41Craven County, North Carolina$121,6220.9%84.7%
42Carteret County, North Carolina$110,7950.8%85.5%
43Hoke County, North Carolina$109,4130.8%86.3%
44Vance County, North Carolina$104,3570.8%87.1%
45Caswell County, North Carolina$102,6160.8%87.8%
46Guilford County, North Carolina$99,3600.7%88.5%
47Lee County, North Carolina$96,1320.7%89.2%
48Yadkin County, North Carolina$85,9340.6%89.9%
49Wilson County, North Carolina$82,7680.6%90.5%
50Jones County, North Carolina$80,2210.6%91.1%
51Tyrrell County, North Carolina$75,2660.6%91.6%
52Richmond County, North Carolina$72,4710.5%92.1%
53Rockingham County, North Carolina$71,3550.5%92.7%
54Hertford County, North Carolina$71,1340.5%93.2%
55Greene County, North Carolina$65,3380.5%93.7%
56Alamance County, North Carolina$64,7280.5%94.1%
57Brunswick County, North Carolina$63,4080.5%94.6%
58Rutherford County, North Carolina$62,8570.5%95.1%
59Catawba County, North Carolina$59,5110.4%95.5%
60Scotland County, North Carolina$55,6090.4%95.9%
61Iredell County, North Carolina$53,1710.4%96.3%
62Gaston County, North Carolina$51,5340.4%96.7%
63Onslow County, North Carolina$50,4360.4%97.0%
64Pender County, North Carolina$47,4700.3%97.4%
65Davidson County, North Carolina$42,1160.3%97.7%
66Lincoln County, North Carolina$39,9070.3%98.0%
67Randolph County, North Carolina$34,6770.3%98.2%
68Davie County, North Carolina$30,9800.2%98.5%
69Mecklenburg County, North Carolina$26,9640.2%98.7%
70Camden County, North Carolina$23,7860.2%98.8%
71Caldwell County, North Carolina$22,6840.2%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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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