Peanut Subsidies in South Carolina totaled $1.7 million in 2019

Counties in South Carolina Receiving peanut subsidies, 2019

Rank County Peanut Subsidies
Pct of
1Hampton County, South Carolina$229,12413.1%13.1%
2Orangeburg County, South Carolina$211,40212.1%25.2%
3Horry County, South Carolina$138,1477.9%33.1%
4Dorchester County, South Carolina$135,4877.7%40.8%
5Marlboro County, South Carolina$117,7756.7%47.6%
6Darlington County, South Carolina$109,8706.3%53.9%
7Calhoun County, South Carolina$107,5866.2%60.0%
8Dillon County, South Carolina$96,2135.5%65.5%
9Marion County, South Carolina$93,8545.4%70.9%
10Allendale County, South Carolina$84,2894.8%75.7%
11Bamberg County, South Carolina$78,8214.5%80.2%
12Colleton County, South Carolina$74,4784.3%84.5%
13Lee County, South Carolina$69,3624.0%88.4%
14Barnwell County, South Carolina$53,9263.1%91.5%
15Florence County, South Carolina$35,5372.0%93.6%
16Sumter County, South Carolina$35,4742.0%95.6%
17Clarendon County, South Carolina$26,0501.5%97.1%
18Aiken County, South Carolina$20,0011.1%98.2%
19Lexington County, South Carolina$12,1940.7%98.9%
20Williamsburg County, South Carolina$10,9440.6%99.6%
21Chesterfield County, South Carolina$6,0870.3%99.9%
22Georgetown County, South Carolina$1,7270.1%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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