Cotton Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $26.6 million in 2018

Counties in Tennessee Receiving cotton subsidies, 2018

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Crockett County, Tennessee$4,537,08817.1%17.1%
2Haywood County, Tennessee$3,943,17314.8%31.9%
3Lauderdale County, Tennessee$2,805,19610.6%42.4%
4Gibson County, Tennessee$2,174,9098.2%50.6%
5Carroll County, Tennessee$1,953,8047.3%58.0%
6Fayette County, Tennessee$1,793,4466.7%64.7%
7Tipton County, Tennessee$1,597,9956.0%70.7%
8Madison County, Tennessee$1,441,8455.4%76.2%
9Hardeman County, Tennessee$1,342,9995.1%81.2%
10Dyer County, Tennessee$1,276,6174.8%86.0%
11Lincoln County, Tennessee$1,047,0053.9%90.0%
12Lake County, Tennessee$725,2612.7%92.7%
13Franklin County, Tennessee$419,9491.6%94.3%
14Shelby County, Tennessee$407,3631.5%95.8%
15McNairy County, Tennessee$298,1441.1%96.9%
16Chester County, Tennessee$204,7630.8%97.7%
17Obion County, Tennessee$197,2460.7%98.4%
18Henderson County, Tennessee$162,8100.6%99.0%
19Rutherford County, Tennessee$67,2770.3%99.3%
20Henry County, Tennessee$62,6450.2%99.5%
21Giles County, Tennessee$49,8290.2%99.7%
22Hardin County, Tennessee$45,7470.2%99.9%
23Weakley County, Tennessee$29,9460.1%100.0%
24Williamson County, Tennessee$5940.0%100.0%
25Johnson County, Tennessee$1300.0%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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