Cotton Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $1.5 billion from 1995-2014.

SELECT * FROM regionsummary WHERE progcode='cotton' and stfips='47' and regtype='COUNTY' and substring(fips,3,3)!='999' and mtotal!=0 ORDER BY mtotal DESC

Counties in Tennessee Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2014

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
1995-2014
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Haywood County, Tennessee$211,953,79214.1%14.1%
2$199,990,95913.3%27.4%
3Crockett County, Tennessee$173,330,83611.5%38.9%
4Lauderdale County, Tennessee$116,920,8237.8%46.7%
5Tipton County, Tennessee$113,797,1867.6%54.2%
6Gibson County, Tennessee$104,869,5887.0%61.2%
7Madison County, Tennessee$98,537,9386.5%67.7%
8Fayette County, Tennessee$95,669,3166.4%74.1%
9Dyer County, Tennessee$85,081,3765.7%79.8%
10Shelby County, Tennessee$52,077,8683.5%83.2%
11Carroll County, Tennessee$47,263,8133.1%86.4%
12$40,056,9662.7%89.0%
13Lake County, Tennessee$37,237,8662.5%91.5%
14Hardeman County, Tennessee$35,477,0072.4%93.9%
15Lincoln County, Tennessee$16,478,9951.1%94.9%
16Obion County, Tennessee$10,554,8440.7%95.6%
17McNairy County, Tennessee$9,912,3820.7%96.3%
18Franklin County, Tennessee$8,467,6840.6%96.9%
19$8,412,5870.6%97.4%
20Henderson County, Tennessee$6,521,5830.4%97.9%
21Rutherford County, Tennessee$6,083,2880.4%98.3%
22Chester County, Tennessee$5,673,9770.4%98.6%
23Hardin County, Tennessee$4,463,2410.3%98.9%
24Weakley County, Tennessee$3,217,6800.2%99.2%
25Lawrence County, Tennessee$3,191,6100.2%99.4%
26Giles County, Tennessee$2,933,0300.2%99.6%
27Coffee County, Tennessee$2,612,8910.2%99.7%
28Henry County, Tennessee$1,428,5870.1%99.8%
29Maury County, Tennessee$1,251,7170.1%99.9%
30Wayne County, Tennessee$726,8870.0%100.0%
31Grundy County, Tennessee$310,6250.0%100.0%
32Warren County, Tennessee$104,4280.0%100.0%
33Decatur County, Tennessee$63,3510.0%100.0%
34Marshall County, Tennessee$13,9580.0%100.0%
35Montgomery County, Tennessee$8,4600.0%100.0%
36Bedford County, Tennessee$3,5350.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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