Corn Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $799 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Corn Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Obion County, Tennessee$84,891,41010.6%10.6%
2Weakley County, Tennessee$71,460,9938.9%19.6%
3Gibson County, Tennessee$67,813,5058.5%28.0%
4Henry County, Tennessee$38,498,8684.8%32.9%
5Robertson County, Tennessee$38,331,4154.8%37.7%
6Carroll County, Tennessee$31,401,2863.9%41.6%
7Franklin County, Tennessee$25,121,1623.1%44.7%
8Dyer County, Tennessee$22,208,1002.8%47.5%
9Montgomery County, Tennessee$20,609,0562.6%50.1%
10Coffee County, Tennessee$20,312,9422.5%52.6%
11Lawrence County, Tennessee$18,176,1942.3%54.9%
12Henderson County, Tennessee$18,082,3312.3%57.2%
13Lauderdale County, Tennessee$18,029,0512.3%59.4%
14Madison County, Tennessee$16,527,3802.1%61.5%
15Lake County, Tennessee$16,249,5652.0%63.5%
16Lincoln County, Tennessee$16,106,4462.0%65.5%
17Giles County, Tennessee$15,765,2132.0%67.5%
18Fayette County, Tennessee$15,242,8291.9%69.4%
19Haywood County, Tennessee$13,024,3881.6%71.0%
20McNairy County, Tennessee$12,726,1211.6%72.6%
21Hardin County, Tennessee$11,586,3701.4%74.1%
22Tipton County, Tennessee$11,234,3851.4%75.5%
23Bedford County, Tennessee$9,487,1601.2%76.7%
24Crockett County, Tennessee$9,408,3281.2%77.9%
25Sumner County, Tennessee$8,841,4621.1%79.0%
26Hardeman County, Tennessee$8,658,7311.1%80.0%
27Rutherford County, Tennessee$8,395,8371.1%81.1%
28Maury County, Tennessee$7,543,8500.9%82.0%
29Washington County, Tennessee$6,941,4090.9%82.9%
30Greene County, Tennessee$6,489,7350.8%83.7%
31Shelby County, Tennessee$6,421,2610.8%84.5%
32Cannon County, Tennessee$6,369,1040.8%85.3%
33Humphreys County, Tennessee$6,283,7190.8%86.1%
34Warren County, Tennessee$6,079,7450.8%86.9%
35Benton County, Tennessee$6,052,5580.8%87.6%
36McMinn County, Tennessee$5,966,0110.7%88.4%
37Marshall County, Tennessee$4,670,7970.6%88.9%
38Chester County, Tennessee$4,597,1450.6%89.5%
39Monroe County, Tennessee$4,309,8150.5%90.1%
40Macon County, Tennessee$4,021,1460.5%90.6%
41Decatur County, Tennessee$3,996,1050.5%91.1%
42Hickman County, Tennessee$3,494,7030.4%91.5%
43Loudon County, Tennessee$3,360,4900.4%91.9%
44Smith County, Tennessee$3,081,3420.4%92.3%
45Overton County, Tennessee$3,066,1680.4%92.7%
46White County, Tennessee$3,034,1010.4%93.1%
47Perry County, Tennessee$3,022,8200.4%93.5%
48Fentress County, Tennessee$2,847,6380.4%93.8%
49Polk County, Tennessee$2,702,9280.3%94.1%
50Bledsoe County, Tennessee$2,702,1300.3%94.5%
51Stewart County, Tennessee$2,479,9910.3%94.8%
52DeKalb County, Tennessee$2,317,6570.3%95.1%
53Wayne County, Tennessee$2,242,3120.3%95.4%
54Williamson County, Tennessee$2,239,2020.3%95.6%
55Marion County, Tennessee$1,936,0920.2%95.9%
56Bradley County, Tennessee$1,930,6140.2%96.1%
57Grundy County, Tennessee$1,839,8440.2%96.4%
58Blount County, Tennessee$1,838,7260.2%96.6%
59Cumberland County, Tennessee$1,729,9070.2%96.8%
60Clay County, Tennessee$1,687,0730.2%97.0%
61Jefferson County, Tennessee$1,455,5400.2%97.2%
62Cocke County, Tennessee$1,353,5750.2%97.4%
63Meigs County, Tennessee$1,295,4610.2%97.5%
64Dickson County, Tennessee$1,244,4380.2%97.7%
65Rhea County, Tennessee$1,189,7710.1%97.8%
66Cheatham County, Tennessee$1,132,4260.1%98.0%
67Sullivan County, Tennessee$1,118,2710.1%98.1%
68Putnam County, Tennessee$1,102,1650.1%98.3%
69Trousdale County, Tennessee$1,090,5000.1%98.4%
70Hamblen County, Tennessee$1,071,5000.1%98.5%
71Hawkins County, Tennessee$1,065,9000.1%98.7%
72Sequatchie County, Tennessee$1,018,1760.1%98.8%
73Pickett County, Tennessee$966,1310.1%98.9%
74Johnson County, Tennessee$787,9030.1%99.0%
75Grainger County, Tennessee$774,2410.1%99.1%
76Wilson County, Tennessee$767,9250.1%99.2%
77Jackson County, Tennessee$726,7740.1%99.3%
78Claiborne County, Tennessee$697,4240.1%99.4%
79Houston County, Tennessee$589,4560.1%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$434,3620.1%99.7%
85Morgan County, Tennessee$430,6670.1%99.8%
86Lewis County, Tennessee$413,8060.1%99.9%
87Knox County, Tennessee$381,1070.0%99.9%
88Davidson County, Tennessee$218,0900.0%99.9%
89Sevier County, Tennessee$165,4630.0%100.0%
90Roane County, Tennessee$157,1750.0%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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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