Sorghum Subsidies in Virginia totaled $6.3 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Virginia Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Brunswick County, Virginia$464,7417.4%7.4%
2Surry County, Virginia$357,1795.7%13.1%
3Halifax County, Virginia$288,5254.6%17.7%
4Sussex County, Virginia$281,5744.5%22.2%
5Pittsylvania County, Virginia$280,5234.5%26.7%
6Prince Edward County, Virginia$273,8314.4%31.0%
7Southampton County, Virginia$272,1224.3%35.4%
8Amelia County, Virginia$259,9684.1%39.5%
9Greensville County, Virginia$258,9494.1%43.6%
10Culpeper County, Virginia$249,0284.0%47.6%
11Isle of Wight County, Virginia$219,1003.5%51.1%
12Westmoreland County, Virginia$214,2823.4%54.5%
13Mecklenburg County, Virginia$201,7653.2%57.7%
14Caroline County, Virginia$195,3053.1%60.9%
15Hanover County, Virginia$165,9112.6%63.5%
16Dinwiddie County, Virginia$148,0532.4%65.9%
17Essex County, Virginia$130,8422.1%68.0%
18Suffolk City, Virginia$109,0691.7%69.7%
19Accomack County, Virginia$108,9601.7%71.4%
20Nottoway County, Virginia$108,7361.7%73.2%
21Orange County, Virginia$101,2241.6%74.8%
22Charles City County, Virginia$93,0691.5%76.3%
23Richmond County, Virginia$92,6771.5%77.7%
24Northampton County, Virginia$92,1041.5%79.2%
25Lunenburg County, Virginia$84,8431.4%80.6%
26Prince George County, Virginia$83,8891.3%81.9%
27Fauquier County, Virginia$75,2801.2%83.1%
28King William County, Virginia$67,0891.1%84.2%
29Louisa County, Virginia$64,6931.0%85.2%
30Campbell County, Virginia$62,3451.0%86.2%
31Chesterfield County, Virginia$55,1630.9%87.1%
32Shenandoah County, Virginia$54,5830.9%87.9%
33Charlotte County, Virginia$51,4960.8%88.8%
34King and Queen County, Virginia$46,9380.7%89.5%
35Powhatan County, Virginia$45,2580.7%90.2%
36Northumberland County, Virginia$40,9270.7%90.9%
37Goochland County, Virginia$39,2110.6%91.5%
38Spotsylvania County, Virginia$36,8690.6%92.1%
39Augusta County, Virginia$36,1790.6%92.7%
40New Kent County, Virginia$35,8780.6%93.3%
41Madison County, Virginia$29,6230.5%93.7%
42Rockbridge County, Virginia$29,4390.5%94.2%
43Clarke County, Virginia$28,6050.5%94.6%
44Franklin County, Virginia$27,6960.4%95.1%
45Rockingham County, Virginia$27,6750.4%95.5%
46Henrico County, Virginia$26,2530.4%96.0%
47Cumberland County, Virginia$25,5160.4%96.4%
48Buckingham County, Virginia$23,4090.4%96.7%
49Bedford County, Virginia$23,2980.4%97.1%
50Henry County, Virginia$15,3470.2%97.3%
51Wythe County, Virginia$14,7490.2%97.6%
52King George County, Virginia$14,5330.2%97.8%
53Middlesex County, Virginia$13,8690.2%98.0%
54Page County, Virginia$13,6760.2%98.3%
55Lancaster County, Virginia$13,3890.2%98.5%
56Albemarle County, Virginia$10,2200.2%98.6%
57Montgomery County, Virginia$9,0830.1%98.8%
58Mathews County, Virginia$8,7630.1%98.9%
59Chesapeake City, Virginia$8,1210.1%99.0%
60Loudoun County, Virginia$7,0170.1%99.2%
61Rappahannock County, Virginia$6,8930.1%99.3%
62Botetourt County, Virginia$6,4330.1%99.4%
63James City County, Virginia$5,1920.1%99.5%
64Craig County, Virginia$4,8190.1%99.5%
65Pulaski County, Virginia$4,5760.1%99.6%
66Gloucester County, Virginia$4,4700.1%99.7%
67Greene County, Virginia$4,1850.1%99.7%
68Carroll County, Virginia$3,1940.1%99.8%
69Appomattox County, Virginia$2,5630.0%99.8%
70Amherst County, Virginia$2,0130.0%99.9%
71Russell County, Virginia$1,5140.0%99.9%
72Prince William County, Virginia$1,3210.0%99.9%
73Frederick County, Virginia$1,0970.0%99.9%
74Patrick County, Virginia$8850.0%99.9%
75Fluvanna County, Virginia$8430.0%100.0%
76Floyd County, Virginia$7650.0%100.0%
77Virginia Beach City, Virginia$6860.0%100.0%
78Alleghany County, Virginia$6600.0%100.0%
79Giles County, Virginia$3330.0%100.0%
80Warren County, Virginia$2260.0%100.0%
81Tazewell County, Virginia$2170.0%100.0%
82Lee County, Virginia$570.0%100.0%
83Stafford County, Virginia$220.0%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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