Wheat Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $327 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gibson County, Tennessee$33,104,46010.1%10.1%
2Obion County, Tennessee$28,029,6088.6%18.7%
3Dyer County, Tennessee$27,441,8218.4%27.0%
4Robertson County, Tennessee$26,676,9338.1%35.2%
5Weakley County, Tennessee$20,324,6486.2%41.4%
6Lauderdale County, Tennessee$15,079,7114.6%46.0%
7Henry County, Tennessee$13,370,1274.1%50.1%
8Lake County, Tennessee$12,503,6823.8%53.9%
9Haywood County, Tennessee$9,724,2663.0%56.9%
10Tipton County, Tennessee$9,181,7442.8%59.7%
11Montgomery County, Tennessee$9,090,4752.8%62.5%
12Fayette County, Tennessee$8,522,5262.6%65.1%
13Crockett County, Tennessee$6,915,1492.1%67.2%
14Franklin County, Tennessee$6,773,7912.1%69.2%
15Carroll County, Tennessee$6,661,3852.0%71.3%
16Shelby County, Tennessee$6,375,2311.9%73.2%
17Lincoln County, Tennessee$6,203,7941.9%75.1%
18Madison County, Tennessee$6,086,5681.9%77.0%
19Bedford County, Tennessee$5,224,4911.6%78.6%
20Lawrence County, Tennessee$5,192,7951.6%80.2%
21Sumner County, Tennessee$4,719,7831.4%81.6%
22Hardin County, Tennessee$4,685,8461.4%83.0%
23Hardeman County, Tennessee$4,132,2251.3%84.3%
24Rutherford County, Tennessee$3,917,6381.2%85.5%
25Coffee County, Tennessee$3,595,4511.1%86.6%
26Henderson County, Tennessee$3,282,7791.0%87.6%
27Maury County, Tennessee$3,088,8140.9%88.5%
28Giles County, Tennessee$2,997,4660.9%89.4%
29Marshall County, Tennessee$2,176,7780.7%90.1%
30Warren County, Tennessee$2,058,0670.6%90.7%
31Williamson County, Tennessee$2,040,7990.6%91.4%
32McMinn County, Tennessee$1,935,3710.6%91.9%
33Chester County, Tennessee$1,691,1220.5%92.5%
34McNairy County, Tennessee$1,618,4230.5%93.0%
35Polk County, Tennessee$1,613,0200.5%93.4%
36Monroe County, Tennessee$1,370,7870.4%93.9%
37Bledsoe County, Tennessee$1,009,0990.3%94.2%
38Cannon County, Tennessee$979,1070.3%94.5%
39Hickman County, Tennessee$971,8750.3%94.8%
40Macon County, Tennessee$912,2700.3%95.1%
41Loudon County, Tennessee$905,3670.3%95.3%
42Blount County, Tennessee$791,1790.2%95.6%
43Decatur County, Tennessee$785,6530.2%95.8%
44Smith County, Tennessee$773,8590.2%96.0%
45Greene County, Tennessee$773,5590.2%96.3%
46Rhea County, Tennessee$744,2010.2%96.5%
47DeKalb County, Tennessee$728,7020.2%96.7%
48Meigs County, Tennessee$676,8350.2%96.9%
49Bradley County, Tennessee$670,5220.2%97.1%
50Marion County, Tennessee$619,0870.2%97.3%
51White County, Tennessee$563,4610.2%97.5%
52Jefferson County, Tennessee$494,5300.2%97.7%
53Wayne County, Tennessee$484,2330.1%97.8%
54Benton County, Tennessee$479,3520.1%97.9%
55Grundy County, Tennessee$451,6180.1%98.1%
56Dickson County, Tennessee$391,3900.1%98.2%
57Sequatchie County, Tennessee$389,1310.1%98.3%
58Humphreys County, Tennessee$378,6720.1%98.4%
59Trousdale County, Tennessee$333,4950.1%98.5%
60Putnam County, Tennessee$309,6490.1%98.6%
61Wilson County, Tennessee$307,2410.1%98.7%
62Hamblen County, Tennessee$303,5920.1%98.8%
63Overton County, Tennessee$295,3900.1%98.9%
64Grainger County, Tennessee$289,6420.1%99.0%
65Cheatham County, Tennessee$286,3900.1%99.1%
66Hamilton County, Tennessee$281,0870.1%99.2%
67Stewart County, Tennessee$258,8380.1%99.3%
68Washington County, Tennessee$254,9460.1%99.3%
69Clay County, Tennessee$228,3780.1%99.4%
70Perry County, Tennessee$215,1870.1%99.5%
71Houston County, Tennessee$188,4410.1%99.5%
72Cumberland County, Tennessee$158,1720.0%99.6%
73Cocke County, Tennessee$155,4190.0%99.6%
74Knox County, Tennessee$150,9980.0%99.7%
75Lewis County, Tennessee$142,1700.0%99.7%
76Moore County, Tennessee$125,7610.0%99.7%
77Jackson County, Tennessee$119,7800.0%99.8%
78Pickett County, Tennessee$116,7460.0%99.8%
79Fentress County, Tennessee$102,8300.0%99.9%
80Hawkins County, Tennessee$81,6840.0%99.9%
81Van Buren County, Tennessee$72,7670.0%99.9%
82Claiborne County, Tennessee$64,6420.0%99.9%
83Davidson County, Tennessee$63,8550.0%99.9%
84Sevier County, Tennessee$46,6330.0%100.0%
85Roane County, Tennessee$36,6570.0%100.0%
86Morgan County, Tennessee$30,2430.0%100.0%
87Sullivan County, Tennessee$29,4730.0%100.0%
88Johnson County, Tennessee$23,4990.0%100.0%
89Carter County, Tennessee$13,2250.0%100.0%
90Hancock County, Tennessee$12,4870.0%100.0%
91Anderson County, Tennessee$6,3040.0%100.0%
92Union County, Tennessee$8750.0%100.0%
93Scott County, Tennessee$1580.0%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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