Total Organic Cost Share payments in Texas totaled $171,494 from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Texas Receiving Total Organic Cost Share payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total Organic Cost Share
Pct of
1Colorado County, Texas$44,49225.9%25.9%
2Lavaca County, Texas$11,0936.5%32.4%
3Jefferson County, Texas$10,3756.0%38.5%
4Angelina County, Texas$7,5324.4%42.9%
5Travis County, Texas$6,0193.5%46.4%
6Dawson County, Texas$6,0143.5%49.9%
7Wharton County, Texas$5,5333.2%53.1%
8Austin County, Texas$5,2543.1%56.2%
9Matagorda County, Texas$4,5382.6%58.8%
10Williamson County, Texas$4,5152.6%61.4%
11Tarrant County, Texas$4,5002.6%64.1%
12Erath County, Texas$3,7502.2%66.2%
13Cameron County, Texas$3,5862.1%68.3%
14Lubbock County, Texas$3,0001.7%70.1%
15Jackson County, Texas$3,0001.7%71.8%
16Hidalgo County, Texas$3,0001.7%73.6%
17Denton County, Texas$3,0001.7%75.3%
18Dallas County, Texas$3,0001.7%77.1%
19Chambers County, Texas$3,0001.7%78.8%
20Hays County, Texas$2,6821.6%80.4%
21Comanche County, Texas$2,2541.3%81.7%
22Ochiltree County, Texas$2,2501.3%83.0%
23Borden County, Texas$2,2501.3%84.3%
24Bailey County, Texas$2,2501.3%85.7%
25Van Zandt County, Texas$1,5010.9%86.5%
26Taylor County, Texas$1,5000.9%87.4%
27Smith County, Texas$1,5000.9%88.3%
28Randall County, Texas$1,5000.9%89.2%
29Wichita County, Texas$1,5000.9%90.0%
30Armstrong County, Texas$1,5000.9%90.9%
31Gregg County, Texas$1,5000.9%91.8%
32Bell County, Texas$1,5000.9%92.6%
33Hunt County, Texas$1,4640.9%93.5%
34Collin County, Texas$1,4430.8%94.3%
35Caldwell County, Texas$1,3360.8%95.1%
36Yoakum County, Texas$1,1250.7%95.8%
37Liberty County, Texas$7500.4%96.2%
38Martin County, Texas$7500.4%96.7%
39Midland County, Texas$7500.4%97.1%
40Haskell County, Texas$7500.4%97.5%
41Parmer County, Texas$7500.4%98.0%
42Harris County, Texas$7500.4%98.4%
43Hardeman County, Texas$7500.4%98.8%
44Gillespie County, Texas$7500.4%99.3%
45El Paso County, Texas$7500.4%99.7%
46Bastrop County, Texas$4880.3%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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