Rice Subsidies in Texas totaled $8.8 million in 2019

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Counties in Texas Receiving rice subsidies, 2019

Rank County Rice Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Chambers County, Texas$3,180,21536.2%36.2%
2Jefferson County, Texas$1,338,32715.2%51.4%
3Wharton County, Texas$1,210,76513.8%65.2%
4Matagorda County, Texas$945,75610.8%76.0%
5Colorado County, Texas$663,9607.6%83.5%
6Liberty County, Texas$581,1506.6%90.2%
7Jackson County, Texas$270,4853.1%93.2%
8Brazoria County, Texas$255,0112.9%96.1%
9Waller County, Texas$109,1561.2%97.4%
10Fort Bend County, Texas$85,0681.0%98.3%
11Lavaca County, Texas$51,1450.6%98.9%
12Calhoun County, Texas$32,8720.4%99.3%
13Bowie County, Texas$27,0050.3%99.6%
14Victoria County, Texas$21,7250.2%99.9%
15Austin County, Texas$12,5310.1%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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