Livestock Subsidies in South Carolina totaled $46.0 million from 1995-2017.

Counties in South Carolina Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Anderson County, South Carolina$5,485,64111.9%11.9%
2Saluda County, South Carolina$4,286,4289.3%21.3%
3Laurens County, South Carolina$3,645,3867.9%29.2%
4Abbeville County, South Carolina$3,577,3577.8%37.0%
5Newberry County, South Carolina$3,416,6147.4%44.4%
6Oconee County, South Carolina$2,188,1164.8%49.2%
7Chester County, South Carolina$1,643,3063.6%52.8%
8Spartanburg County, South Carolina$1,485,4463.2%56.0%
9Aiken County, South Carolina$1,433,8493.1%59.1%
10Greenwood County, South Carolina$1,424,7373.1%62.2%
11York County, South Carolina$1,349,7292.9%65.1%
12Edgefield County, South Carolina$1,299,9632.8%68.0%
13Cherokee County, South Carolina$1,000,9532.2%70.2%
14Chesterfield County, South Carolina$948,3432.1%72.2%
15Horry County, South Carolina$919,0222.0%74.2%
16Barnwell County, South Carolina$893,4291.9%76.2%
17Orangeburg County, South Carolina$865,9201.9%78.0%
18Union County, South Carolina$824,8741.8%79.8%
19Greenville County, South Carolina$798,8361.7%81.6%
20Marion County, South Carolina$780,3051.7%83.3%
21Lancaster County, South Carolina$718,6371.6%84.8%
22McCormick County, South Carolina$692,7841.5%86.3%
23Pickens County, South Carolina$607,0571.3%87.7%
24Bamberg County, South Carolina$589,0061.3%88.9%
25Lexington County, South Carolina$560,4341.2%90.2%
26Colleton County, South Carolina$486,3771.1%91.2%
27Clarendon County, South Carolina$439,7061.0%92.2%
28Dorchester County, South Carolina$430,8040.9%93.1%
29Lee County, South Carolina$374,0150.8%93.9%
30Williamsburg County, South Carolina$330,8730.7%94.7%
31Fairfield County, South Carolina$302,2330.7%95.3%
32Allendale County, South Carolina$291,2810.6%95.9%
33Kershaw County, South Carolina$254,9520.6%96.5%
34Sumter County, South Carolina$233,4460.5%97.0%
35Dillon County, South Carolina$228,3520.5%97.5%
36Darlington County, South Carolina$191,9760.4%97.9%
37Calhoun County, South Carolina$179,3980.4%98.3%
38Florence County, South Carolina$164,8470.4%98.7%
39Hampton County, South Carolina$151,1540.3%99.0%
40Marlboro County, South Carolina$102,0170.2%99.2%
41Georgetown County, South Carolina$93,5900.2%99.4%
42Berkeley County, South Carolina$90,3430.2%99.6%
43Jasper County, South Carolina$61,8560.1%99.8%
44Richland County, South Carolina$57,0780.1%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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