Cotton Subsidies in Virginia totaled $8.9 million in 2018

Counties in Virginia Receiving cotton subsidies, 2018

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Southampton County, Virginia$4,311,95448.4%48.4%
2Isle of Wight County, Virginia$1,204,65013.5%61.9%
3Suffolk City, Virginia$1,154,71213.0%74.8%
4Greensville County, Virginia$894,98210.0%84.9%
5Sussex County, Virginia$633,3347.1%92.0%
6Surry County, Virginia$439,2284.9%96.9%
7Northampton County, Virginia$121,2051.4%98.2%
8Dinwiddie County, Virginia$94,8441.1%99.3%
9Prince George County, Virginia$39,2420.4%99.8%
10Charles City County, Virginia$18,0790.2%100.0%
11Brunswick County, Virginia$3,9120.0%100.0%
12Virginia Beach City, Virginia$230.0%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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