Livestock Subsidies in South Carolina totaled $40.9 million from 1995-2016.

Counties in South Carolina Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Anderson County, South Carolina$4,375,02310.7%10.7%
2Saluda County, South Carolina$4,278,02010.5%21.2%
3Abbeville County, South Carolina$3,246,1227.9%29.1%
4Laurens County, South Carolina$3,085,3897.5%36.6%
5Newberry County, South Carolina$2,953,3737.2%43.9%
6Oconee County, South Carolina$1,521,9443.7%47.6%
7Aiken County, South Carolina$1,433,1283.5%51.1%
8Spartanburg County, South Carolina$1,310,6093.2%54.3%
9Edgefield County, South Carolina$1,292,1533.2%57.4%
10Chester County, South Carolina$1,280,8493.1%60.6%
11Greenwood County, South Carolina$1,266,4903.1%63.7%
12York County, South Carolina$1,008,2132.5%66.1%
13Chesterfield County, South Carolina$948,3432.3%68.5%
14Horry County, South Carolina$931,1432.3%70.7%
15Barnwell County, South Carolina$893,4292.2%72.9%
16Orangeburg County, South Carolina$850,4542.1%75.0%
17Cherokee County, South Carolina$791,3631.9%76.9%
18Marion County, South Carolina$720,1051.8%78.7%
19Lancaster County, South Carolina$718,6371.8%80.4%
20Union County, South Carolina$675,6631.7%82.1%
21McCormick County, South Carolina$674,9641.7%83.7%
22Greenville County, South Carolina$631,8451.5%85.3%
23Bamberg County, South Carolina$589,0061.4%86.7%
24Lexington County, South Carolina$555,8801.4%88.1%
25Colleton County, South Carolina$486,7401.2%89.3%
26Pickens County, South Carolina$458,2251.1%90.4%
27Dorchester County, South Carolina$429,8551.1%91.4%
28Clarendon County, South Carolina$419,3031.0%92.5%
29Lee County, South Carolina$342,5600.8%93.3%
30Williamsburg County, South Carolina$311,5150.8%94.1%
31Fairfield County, South Carolina$302,2330.7%94.8%
32Allendale County, South Carolina$291,2810.7%95.5%
33Kershaw County, South Carolina$254,9520.6%96.1%
34Sumter County, South Carolina$233,4460.6%96.7%
35Dillon County, South Carolina$215,1240.5%97.2%
36Darlington County, South Carolina$191,9760.5%97.7%
37Calhoun County, South Carolina$179,3980.4%98.2%
38Florence County, South Carolina$161,9460.4%98.5%
39Hampton County, South Carolina$151,1540.4%98.9%
40Marlboro County, South Carolina$102,0170.2%99.2%
41Berkeley County, South Carolina$88,5130.2%99.4%
42Georgetown County, South Carolina$84,6340.2%99.6%
43Jasper County, South Carolina$61,8560.2%99.7%
44Richland County, South Carolina$51,7570.1%99.9%
45Charleston County, South Carolina$45,2590.1%100.0%
46Beaufort County, South Carolina$9,1820.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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