Corn Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $779 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Corn Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Obion County, Tennessee$83,025,47310.7%10.7%
2Weakley County, Tennessee$69,632,6608.9%19.6%
3Gibson County, Tennessee$66,119,6908.5%28.1%
4Robertson County, Tennessee$37,346,7084.8%32.9%
5Henry County, Tennessee$37,285,6724.8%37.7%
6Carroll County, Tennessee$30,841,4944.0%41.6%
7Franklin County, Tennessee$24,475,3983.1%44.8%
8Dyer County, Tennessee$21,489,2302.8%47.5%
9Montgomery County, Tennessee$20,131,7982.6%50.1%
10Coffee County, Tennessee$19,687,8322.5%52.6%
11Henderson County, Tennessee$17,925,7852.3%54.9%
12Lauderdale County, Tennessee$17,666,2412.3%57.2%
13Lawrence County, Tennessee$17,285,3102.2%59.4%
14Madison County, Tennessee$16,160,8012.1%61.5%
15Lake County, Tennessee$15,930,7152.0%63.5%
16Lincoln County, Tennessee$15,610,3812.0%65.5%
17Giles County, Tennessee$15,274,5032.0%67.5%
18Fayette County, Tennessee$14,870,1251.9%69.4%
19Haywood County, Tennessee$12,712,8021.6%71.0%
20McNairy County, Tennessee$12,575,7571.6%72.7%
21Hardin County, Tennessee$11,396,0211.5%74.1%
22Tipton County, Tennessee$10,761,3741.4%75.5%
23Bedford County, Tennessee$9,240,0231.2%76.7%
24Crockett County, Tennessee$9,027,2331.2%77.8%
25Sumner County, Tennessee$8,478,2091.1%78.9%
26Hardeman County, Tennessee$8,449,4071.1%80.0%
27Rutherford County, Tennessee$8,111,7751.0%81.1%
28Maury County, Tennessee$7,187,4800.9%82.0%
29Washington County, Tennessee$6,898,7350.9%82.9%
30Greene County, Tennessee$6,417,0940.8%83.7%
31Shelby County, Tennessee$6,231,3500.8%84.5%
32Cannon County, Tennessee$6,134,7130.8%85.3%
33Humphreys County, Tennessee$6,066,4700.8%86.1%
34Benton County, Tennessee$5,896,5570.8%86.8%
35Warren County, Tennessee$5,835,7910.7%87.6%
36McMinn County, Tennessee$5,802,7930.7%88.3%
37Marshall County, Tennessee$4,494,6450.6%88.9%
38Chester County, Tennessee$4,487,7830.6%89.5%
39Monroe County, Tennessee$4,167,6830.5%90.0%
40Decatur County, Tennessee$3,923,8300.5%90.5%
41Macon County, Tennessee$3,854,3120.5%91.0%
42Hickman County, Tennessee$3,394,8640.4%91.4%
43Loudon County, Tennessee$3,257,9840.4%91.8%
44Overton County, Tennessee$3,052,3150.4%92.2%
45Perry County, Tennessee$3,024,7740.4%92.6%
46Smith County, Tennessee$2,976,4000.4%93.0%
47White County, Tennessee$2,912,0970.4%93.4%
48Fentress County, Tennessee$2,847,6380.4%93.7%
49Polk County, Tennessee$2,703,4400.3%94.1%
50Bledsoe County, Tennessee$2,663,5140.3%94.4%
51Stewart County, Tennessee$2,399,7900.3%94.7%
52Williamson County, Tennessee$2,239,9280.3%95.0%
53DeKalb County, Tennessee$2,190,8210.3%95.3%
54Wayne County, Tennessee$2,118,2830.3%95.6%
55Marion County, Tennessee$1,938,7800.2%95.8%
56Bradley County, Tennessee$1,877,8480.2%96.1%
57Blount County, Tennessee$1,839,3400.2%96.3%
58Grundy County, Tennessee$1,783,1580.2%96.5%
59Cumberland County, Tennessee$1,730,1450.2%96.8%
60Clay County, Tennessee$1,612,2880.2%97.0%
61Jefferson County, Tennessee$1,455,6080.2%97.2%
62Cocke County, Tennessee$1,354,2150.2%97.3%
63Meigs County, Tennessee$1,296,3210.2%97.5%
64Dickson County, Tennessee$1,215,6360.2%97.7%
65Rhea County, Tennessee$1,189,7710.2%97.8%
66Sullivan County, Tennessee$1,118,3910.1%97.9%
67Putnam County, Tennessee$1,104,3800.1%98.1%
68Cheatham County, Tennessee$1,096,4840.1%98.2%
69Hamblen County, Tennessee$1,075,6990.1%98.4%
70Hawkins County, Tennessee$1,036,8720.1%98.5%
71Sequatchie County, Tennessee$1,018,1760.1%98.6%
72Trousdale County, Tennessee$1,004,2280.1%98.8%
73Pickett County, Tennessee$966,6530.1%98.9%
74Johnson County, Tennessee$787,9030.1%99.0%
75Grainger County, Tennessee$774,5690.1%99.1%
76Wilson County, Tennessee$725,3200.1%99.2%
77Jackson County, Tennessee$707,5040.1%99.3%
78Claiborne County, Tennessee$698,3400.1%99.4%
79Houston County, Tennessee$589,4840.1%99.4%
80Carter County, Tennessee$537,2090.1%99.5%
81Moore County, Tennessee$488,6290.1%99.6%
82Hamilton County, Tennessee$486,9690.1%99.6%
83Scott County, Tennessee$453,9630.1%99.7%
84Van Buren County, Tennessee$434,4120.1%99.7%
85Morgan County, Tennessee$431,1050.1%99.8%
86Lewis County, Tennessee$413,9840.1%99.9%
87Knox County, Tennessee$381,1070.0%99.9%
88Davidson County, Tennessee$218,0900.0%99.9%
89Sevier County, Tennessee$165,4630.0%99.9%
90Roane County, Tennessee$157,1950.0%100.0%
91Campbell County, Tennessee$92,8300.0%100.0%
92Union County, Tennessee$80,1720.0%100.0%
93Anderson County, Tennessee$33,0480.0%100.0%
94Hancock County, Tennessee$30,1840.0%100.0%
95Unicoi County, Tennessee$3550.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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