Wheat Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $332 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gibson County, Tennessee$33,933,98610.2%10.2%
2Obion County, Tennessee$28,293,9618.5%18.7%
3Dyer County, Tennessee$27,593,0768.3%27.0%
4Robertson County, Tennessee$27,333,4618.2%35.3%
5Weakley County, Tennessee$20,822,1346.3%41.5%
6Lauderdale County, Tennessee$15,158,1194.6%46.1%
7Henry County, Tennessee$13,537,7514.1%50.2%
8Lake County, Tennessee$12,711,0723.8%54.0%
9Haywood County, Tennessee$9,964,3003.0%57.0%
10Tipton County, Tennessee$9,279,9602.8%59.8%
11Montgomery County, Tennessee$9,266,5502.8%62.6%
12Fayette County, Tennessee$8,590,7222.6%65.1%
13Crockett County, Tennessee$7,036,9772.1%67.3%
14Franklin County, Tennessee$6,845,4632.1%69.3%
15Carroll County, Tennessee$6,788,2492.0%71.4%
16Shelby County, Tennessee$6,431,6791.9%73.3%
17Madison County, Tennessee$6,284,1571.9%75.2%
18Lincoln County, Tennessee$6,258,2221.9%77.1%
19Bedford County, Tennessee$5,318,1901.6%78.7%
20Lawrence County, Tennessee$5,288,9011.6%80.3%
21Sumner County, Tennessee$4,853,7361.5%81.7%
22Hardin County, Tennessee$4,718,2441.4%83.1%
23Hardeman County, Tennessee$4,172,0301.3%84.4%
24Rutherford County, Tennessee$3,987,6401.2%85.6%
25Coffee County, Tennessee$3,651,9131.1%86.7%
26Henderson County, Tennessee$3,312,5241.0%87.7%
27Maury County, Tennessee$3,123,3310.9%88.6%
28Giles County, Tennessee$3,033,9270.9%89.5%
29Marshall County, Tennessee$2,217,5980.7%90.2%
30Warren County, Tennessee$2,082,8290.6%90.8%
31Williamson County, Tennessee$2,040,3770.6%91.5%
32McMinn County, Tennessee$1,938,8250.6%92.0%
33Chester County, Tennessee$1,702,7410.5%92.5%
34McNairy County, Tennessee$1,628,5060.5%93.0%
35Polk County, Tennessee$1,613,0200.5%93.5%
36Monroe County, Tennessee$1,364,4870.4%93.9%
37Bledsoe County, Tennessee$1,009,0990.3%94.2%
38Cannon County, Tennessee$994,8270.3%94.5%
39Hickman County, Tennessee$981,2600.3%94.8%
40Macon County, Tennessee$914,1480.3%95.1%
41Loudon County, Tennessee$904,6330.3%95.4%
42Smith County, Tennessee$809,6770.2%95.6%
43Blount County, Tennessee$791,1790.2%95.9%
44Decatur County, Tennessee$785,6530.2%96.1%
45Greene County, Tennessee$773,5590.2%96.3%
46Rhea County, Tennessee$744,2010.2%96.6%
47DeKalb County, Tennessee$731,2470.2%96.8%
48Meigs County, Tennessee$676,8350.2%97.0%
49Bradley County, Tennessee$674,0140.2%97.2%
50Marion County, Tennessee$614,8590.2%97.4%
51White County, Tennessee$566,9510.2%97.5%
52Jefferson County, Tennessee$494,5300.1%97.7%
53Wayne County, Tennessee$493,1270.1%97.8%
54Benton County, Tennessee$482,2780.1%98.0%
55Grundy County, Tennessee$454,4490.1%98.1%
56Dickson County, Tennessee$391,3900.1%98.2%
57Sequatchie County, Tennessee$389,1310.1%98.3%
58Humphreys County, Tennessee$378,6720.1%98.5%
59Trousdale County, Tennessee$331,3530.1%98.6%
60Wilson County, Tennessee$309,6370.1%98.7%
61Putnam County, Tennessee$306,9990.1%98.7%
62Hamblen County, Tennessee$302,8980.1%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$265,7250.1%99.3%
68Washington County, Tennessee$254,3980.1%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%99.8%
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$36,5370.0%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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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