Wheat Subsidies in South Dakota totaled $2.1 billion from 1995-2016.

Counties in South Dakota Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Sully County, South Dakota$161,120,9477.5%7.5%
2Haakon County, South Dakota$96,171,1164.5%12.0%
3Potter County, South Dakota$91,867,9854.3%16.3%
4Lyman County, South Dakota$85,220,7114.0%20.2%
5Stanley County, South Dakota$84,951,6324.0%24.2%
6Hughes County, South Dakota$79,279,4223.7%27.9%
7Brown County, South Dakota$75,931,7243.5%31.4%
8Hand County, South Dakota$73,763,5553.4%34.8%
9Spink County, South Dakota$70,078,9143.3%38.1%
10Edmunds County, South Dakota$59,622,6162.8%40.9%
11Perkins County, South Dakota$57,750,8452.7%43.6%
12Tripp County, South Dakota$55,932,4412.6%46.2%
13Corson County, South Dakota$55,383,1722.6%48.7%
14Day County, South Dakota$55,201,6302.6%51.3%
15Faulk County, South Dakota$48,636,6102.3%53.6%
16Meade County, South Dakota$47,795,1602.2%55.8%
17Walworth County, South Dakota$47,453,1262.2%58.0%
18Hyde County, South Dakota$46,857,6362.2%60.2%
19Pennington County, South Dakota$45,721,1882.1%62.3%
20Jones County, South Dakota$44,738,6882.1%64.4%
21Roberts County, South Dakota$43,905,2932.0%66.4%
22Bennett County, South Dakota$41,723,9411.9%68.4%
23Ziebach County, South Dakota$40,638,0251.9%70.3%
24Charles Mix County, South Dakota$39,104,2361.8%72.1%
25Jackson County, South Dakota$38,680,5301.8%73.9%
26Campbell County, South Dakota$37,865,8071.8%75.7%
27Clark County, South Dakota$37,607,2961.8%77.4%
28Beadle County, South Dakota$34,524,0251.6%79.0%
29Dewey County, South Dakota$33,447,3031.6%80.6%
30McPherson County, South Dakota$32,940,8561.5%82.1%
31Brule County, South Dakota$29,790,5181.4%83.5%
32Marshall County, South Dakota$28,626,9481.3%84.8%
33Codington County, South Dakota$27,619,8801.3%86.1%
34Kingsbury County, South Dakota$24,831,3251.2%87.3%
35Grant County, South Dakota$24,610,1641.1%88.4%
36Harding County, South Dakota$21,035,9151.0%89.4%
37Mellette County, South Dakota$19,556,5320.9%90.3%
38Shannon County, South Dakota$19,117,9710.9%91.2%
39Aurora County, South Dakota$16,749,4280.8%92.0%
40Deuel County, South Dakota$14,048,7290.7%92.6%
41Jerauld County, South Dakota$13,758,4460.6%93.3%
42Gregory County, South Dakota$13,675,0200.6%93.9%
43Hamlin County, South Dakota$13,406,6840.6%94.5%
44Butte County, South Dakota$12,535,9360.6%95.1%
45Douglas County, South Dakota$10,776,5880.5%95.6%
46Buffalo County, South Dakota$10,724,4710.5%96.1%
47Davison County, South Dakota$9,072,3210.4%96.5%
48Brookings County, South Dakota$8,935,1730.4%97.0%
49Hutchinson County, South Dakota$8,661,2280.4%97.4%
50Fall River County, South Dakota$8,361,0730.4%97.8%
51Miner County, South Dakota$7,819,5970.4%98.1%
52Sanborn County, South Dakota$6,239,2440.3%98.4%
53Todd County, South Dakota$5,592,9550.3%98.7%
54Lake County, South Dakota$4,944,0130.2%98.9%
55Hanson County, South Dakota$4,657,6540.2%99.1%
56Bon Homme County, South Dakota$4,100,9140.2%99.3%
57Custer County, South Dakota$3,213,5980.1%99.5%
58Moody County, South Dakota$2,443,1580.1%99.6%
59Clay County, South Dakota$1,815,6780.1%99.7%
60Turner County, South Dakota$1,758,8510.1%99.7%
61Minnehaha County, South Dakota$1,700,1630.1%99.8%
62McCook County, South Dakota$1,480,9870.1%99.9%
63Yankton County, South Dakota$1,055,0420.0%99.9%
64Union County, South Dakota$730,6050.0%100.0%
65Lincoln County, South Dakota$411,3960.0%100.0%
66Lawrence County, South Dakota$334,5370.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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