Tree Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $4.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving tree subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Tree Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Warren County, Tennessee$3,131,36672.0%72.0%
2DeKalb County, Tennessee$326,2377.5%79.5%
3Franklin County, Tennessee$298,2256.9%86.4%
4Carter County, Tennessee$140,8413.2%89.6%
5Cannon County, Tennessee$129,3743.0%92.6%
6Grundy County, Tennessee$121,5202.8%95.4%
7Johnson County, Tennessee$54,2371.2%96.7%
8Blount County, Tennessee$25,2660.6%97.2%
9Unicoi County, Tennessee$22,3260.5%97.7%
10Bledsoe County, Tennessee$13,6140.3%98.1%
11McNairy County, Tennessee$11,8950.3%98.3%
12Hardin County, Tennessee$10,8080.2%98.6%
13Shelby County, Tennessee$10,6460.2%98.8%
14Wayne County, Tennessee$8,4500.2%99.0%
15Rhea County, Tennessee$8,0230.2%99.2%
16Hickman County, Tennessee$7,2250.2%99.4%
17Lewis County, Tennessee$6,3250.1%99.5%
18Coffee County, Tennessee$5,6520.1%99.6%
19Rutherford County, Tennessee$4,0730.1%99.7%
20Meigs County, Tennessee$3,9440.1%99.8%
21Cumberland County, Tennessee$3,7610.1%99.9%
22Sumner County, Tennessee$3,5410.1%100.0%
23Hardeman County, Tennessee$1,1440.0%100.0%
24Fentress County, Tennessee$4630.0%100.0%
25Union County, Tennessee$2420.0%100.0%
26Lawrence County, Tennessee$-1,7940.0%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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