Commodity subsidies in Watauga County, North Carolina totaled $2.6 million from 1995-2016.

Counties in Watauga County, North Carolina Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2016

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1$204,069,7815.1%5.1%
2Halifax County, North Carolina$172,548,1284.3%9.4%
3Northampton County, North Carolina$161,671,2944.0%13.4%
4Sampson County, North Carolina$159,586,0334.0%17.4%
5Robeson County, North Carolina$158,227,8043.9%21.3%
6Edgecombe County, North Carolina$153,617,8373.8%25.2%
7Pitt County, North Carolina$153,331,6503.8%29.0%
8Martin County, North Carolina$147,548,1043.7%32.7%
9Bertie County, North Carolina$131,569,4493.3%36.0%
10Wayne County, North Carolina$122,222,5143.0%39.0%
11Beaufort County, North Carolina$117,111,7182.9%41.9%
12Duplin County, North Carolina$104,879,7582.6%44.5%
13Lenoir County, North Carolina$102,350,0622.6%47.1%
14Johnston County, North Carolina$97,034,1622.4%49.5%
15Wilson County, North Carolina$90,448,1912.3%51.8%
16Columbus County, North Carolina$85,674,2272.1%53.9%
17Nash County, North Carolina$80,948,3502.0%55.9%
18Greene County, North Carolina$78,820,8182.0%57.9%
19Perquimans County, North Carolina$73,718,3731.8%59.7%
20Hertford County, North Carolina$72,521,5201.8%61.5%
21Jones County, North Carolina$69,647,3571.7%63.3%
22Chowan County, North Carolina$68,882,0981.7%65.0%
23Craven County, North Carolina$67,928,1771.7%66.7%
24Washington County, North Carolina$64,656,2381.6%68.3%
25Bladen County, North Carolina$63,404,7031.6%69.9%
26Gates County, North Carolina$61,922,2421.5%71.4%
27Hyde County, North Carolina$60,965,3601.5%72.9%
28Harnett County, North Carolina$54,923,8651.4%74.3%
29Union County, North Carolina$54,765,7311.4%75.7%
30Tyrrell County, North Carolina$48,686,0331.2%76.9%
31$47,531,7691.2%78.1%
32Pasquotank County, North Carolina$47,373,9711.2%79.3%
33Cumberland County, North Carolina$38,730,3721.0%80.2%
34Hoke County, North Carolina$37,510,6690.9%81.2%
35Wake County, North Carolina$37,460,1240.9%82.1%
36Onslow County, North Carolina$34,374,9080.9%82.9%
37Stanly County, North Carolina$31,829,8910.8%83.7%
38Pamlico County, North Carolina$31,730,2380.8%84.5%
39Scotland County, North Carolina$31,541,4370.8%85.3%
40Camden County, North Carolina$29,202,8440.7%86.0%
41Yadkin County, North Carolina$28,262,9900.7%86.7%
42Franklin County, North Carolina$27,024,2440.7%87.4%
43Surry County, North Carolina$26,894,9440.7%88.1%
44Granville County, North Carolina$23,221,2080.6%88.7%
45Pender County, North Carolina$23,186,5050.6%89.3%
46Person County, North Carolina$23,005,7600.6%89.8%
47Rockingham County, North Carolina$22,400,5040.6%90.4%
48Iredell County, North Carolina$22,243,4730.6%90.9%
49Guilford County, North Carolina$21,723,5650.5%91.5%
50Currituck County, North Carolina$19,199,0290.5%92.0%
51Anson County, North Carolina$16,902,2610.4%92.4%
52Stokes County, North Carolina$16,732,7750.4%92.8%
53Caswell County, North Carolina$15,604,8450.4%93.2%
54Warren County, North Carolina$15,149,4370.4%93.6%
55Rowan County, North Carolina$14,726,5150.4%93.9%
56Vance County, North Carolina$14,681,4660.4%94.3%
57Orange County, North Carolina$12,685,8360.3%94.6%
58Davidson County, North Carolina$12,583,5390.3%94.9%
59Randolph County, North Carolina$12,531,8470.3%95.2%
60Cleveland County, North Carolina$12,164,7400.3%95.5%
61Brunswick County, North Carolina$11,017,8980.3%95.8%
62Lee County, North Carolina$10,421,8880.3%96.1%
63Alamance County, North Carolina$10,365,5690.3%96.3%
64Henderson County, North Carolina$9,073,2690.2%96.6%
65Richmond County, North Carolina$8,695,3010.2%96.8%
66Carteret County, North Carolina$8,212,2230.2%97.0%
67Moore County, North Carolina$7,932,4120.2%97.2%
68Forsyth County, North Carolina$7,813,9880.2%97.4%
69Madison County, North Carolina$7,780,3140.2%97.6%
70Davie County, North Carolina$7,706,2710.2%97.8%
71Cabarrus County, North Carolina$6,482,8560.2%97.9%
72Chatham County, North Carolina$5,967,9120.1%98.1%
73Alexander County, North Carolina$5,899,7200.1%98.2%
74Wilkes County, North Carolina$5,869,8620.1%98.4%
75Buncombe County, North Carolina$5,805,0790.1%98.5%
76Catawba County, North Carolina$5,787,1160.1%98.7%
77Lincoln County, North Carolina$5,259,9670.1%98.8%
78Alleghany County, North Carolina$4,926,1440.1%98.9%
79Haywood County, North Carolina$4,849,8280.1%99.0%
80Durham County, North Carolina$4,771,1540.1%99.1%
81Yancey County, North Carolina$3,720,1680.1%99.2%
82$3,296,1660.1%99.3%
83Montgomery County, North Carolina$3,256,3640.1%99.4%
84Gaston County, North Carolina$3,034,1870.1%99.5%
85Ashe County, North Carolina$2,682,2690.1%99.5%
86Watauga County, North Carolina$2,613,7610.1%99.6%
87Caldwell County, North Carolina$2,035,2230.1%99.7%
88Rutherford County, North Carolina$1,849,3100.0%99.7%
89Dare County, North Carolina$1,414,6620.0%99.7%
90Mitchell County, North Carolina$1,346,3820.0%99.8%
91Mecklenburg County, North Carolina$1,332,4470.0%99.8%
92Cherokee County, North Carolina$1,325,5800.0%99.8%
93Burke County, North Carolina$1,293,4040.0%99.9%
94Transylvania County, North Carolina$770,2590.0%99.9%
95Clay County, North Carolina$748,3940.0%99.9%
96Polk County, North Carolina$688,9450.0%99.9%
97McDowell County, North Carolina$618,5650.0%99.9%
98Macon County, North Carolina$516,7150.0%100.0%
99Avery County, North Carolina$489,9570.0%100.0%
100New Hanover County, North Carolina$432,9030.0%100.0%
101Graham County, North Carolina$330,9590.0%100.0%
102Jackson County, North Carolina$204,1000.0%100.0%
103Swain County, North Carolina$145,7650.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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