Cotton Subsidies in Virginia totaled $2.9 million in 2019

Counties in Virginia Receiving cotton subsidies, 2019

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Southampton County, Virginia$1,254,10342.7%42.7%
2Suffolk City, Virginia$487,68816.6%59.2%
3Isle of Wight County, Virginia$415,81414.1%73.4%
4Greensville County, Virginia$267,1649.1%82.5%
5Sussex County, Virginia$255,9898.7%91.2%
6Surry County, Virginia$149,7695.1%96.3%
7Dinwiddie County, Virginia$80,2602.7%99.0%
8Prince George County, Virginia$15,4850.5%99.5%
9Brunswick County, Virginia$13,8780.5%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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