Oat Subsidies in South Carolina totaled $3.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in South Carolina Receiving oat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Oat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Orangeburg County, South Carolina$334,80210.7%10.7%
2Horry County, South Carolina$248,7698.0%18.7%
3Bamberg County, South Carolina$221,9437.1%25.8%
4Anderson County, South Carolina$178,3965.7%31.5%
5Colleton County, South Carolina$174,2945.6%37.1%
6Allendale County, South Carolina$158,1885.1%42.2%
7Dorchester County, South Carolina$153,5344.9%47.1%
8Newberry County, South Carolina$141,9174.5%51.6%
9Clarendon County, South Carolina$125,1444.0%55.6%
10Williamsburg County, South Carolina$99,0843.2%58.8%
11Calhoun County, South Carolina$94,3013.0%61.8%
12Darlington County, South Carolina$92,0152.9%64.8%
13Abbeville County, South Carolina$80,1662.6%67.4%
14Sumter County, South Carolina$78,1182.5%69.9%
15York County, South Carolina$71,3842.3%72.2%
16Laurens County, South Carolina$70,0962.2%74.4%
17Florence County, South Carolina$70,0752.2%76.6%
18Hampton County, South Carolina$65,2012.1%78.7%
19Marlboro County, South Carolina$62,5092.0%80.7%
20Aiken County, South Carolina$62,1392.0%82.7%
21Saluda County, South Carolina$52,2901.7%84.4%
22Spartanburg County, South Carolina$52,2591.7%86.1%
23Barnwell County, South Carolina$50,8941.6%87.7%
24Dillon County, South Carolina$44,8861.4%89.1%
25Marion County, South Carolina$42,4291.4%90.5%
26Edgefield County, South Carolina$39,5291.3%91.8%
27Chesterfield County, South Carolina$28,7480.9%92.7%
28Berkeley County, South Carolina$24,0280.8%93.5%
29Richland County, South Carolina$22,9510.7%94.2%
30Kershaw County, South Carolina$21,0780.7%94.9%
31Greenwood County, South Carolina$20,5490.7%95.5%
32Greenville County, South Carolina$20,2710.6%96.2%
33Lexington County, South Carolina$19,9920.6%96.8%
34Lee County, South Carolina$19,5710.6%97.4%
35Chester County, South Carolina$17,2590.6%98.0%
36Cherokee County, South Carolina$12,5040.4%98.4%
37Lancaster County, South Carolina$10,3620.3%98.7%
38Union County, South Carolina$8,8840.3%99.0%
39Oconee County, South Carolina$8,0710.3%99.3%
40Beaufort County, South Carolina$6,3320.2%99.5%
41Jasper County, South Carolina$5,5440.2%99.7%
42Pickens County, South Carolina$5,2730.2%99.8%
43Fairfield County, South Carolina$2,8380.1%99.9%
44Georgetown County, South Carolina$2,1610.1%100.0%
45McCormick County, South Carolina$5080.0%100.0%
46Charleston County, South Carolina$520.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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