Commodity subsidies in Washington County, North Carolina totaled $71.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Washington County, North Carolina Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Carolinas Cotton Growers Cooperative$204,069,7814.8%4.8%
2Halifax County, North Carolina$184,011,1114.3%9.1%
3Northampton County, North Carolina$175,723,9184.1%13.2%
4Robeson County, North Carolina$167,140,7333.9%17.1%
5Sampson County, North Carolina$166,035,3613.9%21.0%
6Edgecombe County, North Carolina$163,298,3813.8%24.9%
7Pitt County, North Carolina$161,357,0663.8%28.6%
8Martin County, North Carolina$158,632,3563.7%32.4%
9Bertie County, North Carolina$144,172,6153.4%35.7%
10Wayne County, North Carolina$130,734,1403.1%38.8%
11Beaufort County, North Carolina$126,779,2723.0%41.8%
12Duplin County, North Carolina$111,026,9732.6%44.4%
13Lenoir County, North Carolina$106,413,0952.5%46.9%
14Johnston County, North Carolina$101,551,6532.4%49.3%
15Wilson County, North Carolina$94,701,8502.2%51.5%
16Columbus County, North Carolina$90,277,0782.1%53.6%
17Nash County, North Carolina$86,691,4342.0%55.6%
18Greene County, North Carolina$83,171,1912.0%57.6%
19Perquimans County, North Carolina$80,892,8321.9%59.5%
20Hertford County, North Carolina$77,182,9321.8%61.3%
21Chowan County, North Carolina$74,282,4851.7%63.0%
22Jones County, North Carolina$71,844,1071.7%64.7%
23Washington County, North Carolina$71,631,3051.7%66.4%
24Craven County, North Carolina$70,839,1051.7%68.1%
25Bladen County, North Carolina$68,303,8181.6%69.7%
26Gates County, North Carolina$68,183,4281.6%71.3%
27Hyde County, North Carolina$66,041,1671.5%72.8%
28Union County, North Carolina$61,330,7311.4%74.2%
29Harnett County, North Carolina$57,083,4261.3%75.6%
30Pasquotank County, North Carolina$55,304,1771.3%76.9%
31Tyrrell County, North Carolina$53,744,6121.3%78.1%
32$47,531,7691.1%79.2%
33Cumberland County, North Carolina$40,125,8090.9%80.2%
34Hoke County, North Carolina$38,554,5330.9%81.1%
35Wake County, North Carolina$38,328,0540.9%82.0%
36Onslow County, North Carolina$36,129,5000.8%82.8%
37Stanly County, North Carolina$35,185,3710.8%83.7%
38Pamlico County, North Carolina$33,567,5300.8%84.5%
39Camden County, North Carolina$32,804,5770.8%85.2%
40Scotland County, North Carolina$32,583,3340.8%86.0%
41Yadkin County, North Carolina$30,761,6880.7%86.7%
42Franklin County, North Carolina$28,518,7450.7%87.4%
43Surry County, North Carolina$28,429,5520.7%88.0%
44Iredell County, North Carolina$25,316,9420.6%88.6%
45Pender County, North Carolina$24,377,5840.6%89.2%
46Person County, North Carolina$24,349,7050.6%89.8%
47Granville County, North Carolina$23,697,0070.6%90.3%
48Rockingham County, North Carolina$23,087,1930.5%90.9%
49Guilford County, North Carolina$22,945,2150.5%91.4%
50Currituck County, North Carolina$22,245,9620.5%91.9%
51Anson County, North Carolina$18,246,8890.4%92.4%
52Rowan County, North Carolina$17,377,7210.4%92.8%
53Stokes County, North Carolina$16,868,3550.4%93.2%
54Warren County, North Carolina$16,100,0740.4%93.5%
55Caswell County, North Carolina$15,903,4520.4%93.9%
56Vance County, North Carolina$15,217,7030.4%94.3%
57Cleveland County, North Carolina$13,932,8620.3%94.6%
58Davidson County, North Carolina$13,793,0950.3%94.9%
59Randolph County, North Carolina$13,738,6600.3%95.2%
60Orange County, North Carolina$13,187,7950.3%95.6%
61Brunswick County, North Carolina$11,713,0160.3%95.8%
62Lee County, North Carolina$10,851,4270.3%96.1%
63Alamance County, North Carolina$10,836,0420.3%96.3%
64Henderson County, North Carolina$9,292,8520.2%96.6%
65Richmond County, North Carolina$8,968,9940.2%96.8%
66Davie County, North Carolina$8,907,0140.2%97.0%
67Carteret County, North Carolina$8,501,9270.2%97.2%
68Forsyth County, North Carolina$8,192,8870.2%97.4%
69Moore County, North Carolina$8,160,9200.2%97.6%
70Madison County, North Carolina$7,790,6050.2%97.7%
71Cabarrus County, North Carolina$7,251,0520.2%97.9%
72Catawba County, North Carolina$6,762,7650.2%98.1%
73Chatham County, North Carolina$6,375,6480.1%98.2%
74Alexander County, North Carolina$6,374,6850.1%98.4%
75Wilkes County, North Carolina$6,328,7500.1%98.5%
76Lincoln County, North Carolina$6,125,1710.1%98.7%
77Buncombe County, North Carolina$5,938,3170.1%98.8%
78Alleghany County, North Carolina$5,122,1060.1%98.9%
79Haywood County, North Carolina$5,072,7470.1%99.0%
80Durham County, North Carolina$4,791,3270.1%99.1%
81Yancey County, North Carolina$3,745,6350.1%99.2%
82Montgomery County, North Carolina$3,730,2800.1%99.3%
83Gaston County, North Carolina$3,401,1060.1%99.4%
84Intelligent Storage Services $3,296,1660.1%99.5%
85Ashe County, North Carolina$2,694,6840.1%99.5%
86Watauga County, North Carolina$2,654,8150.1%99.6%
87Caldwell County, North Carolina$2,262,3460.1%99.7%
88Rutherford County, North Carolina$1,970,2960.0%99.7%
89Dare County, North Carolina$1,578,1240.0%99.7%
90Cherokee County, North Carolina$1,483,2020.0%99.8%
91Mecklenburg County, North Carolina$1,446,8530.0%99.8%
92Burke County, North Carolina$1,429,7170.0%99.8%
93Mitchell County, North Carolina$1,349,0760.0%99.9%
94Clay County, North Carolina$854,2830.0%99.9%
95Transylvania County, North Carolina$816,3080.0%99.9%
96Polk County, North Carolina$720,6100.0%99.9%
97McDowell County, North Carolina$656,2340.0%99.9%
98Macon County, North Carolina$556,8020.0%100.0%
99Avery County, North Carolina$505,5850.0%100.0%
100New Hanover County, North Carolina$446,6760.0%100.0%
101Graham County, North Carolina$333,4240.0%100.0%
102Jackson County, North Carolina$207,2470.0%100.0%
103Swain County, North Carolina$152,4100.0%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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