Livestock Subsidies in Washington totaled $38.9 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Washington Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Okanogan County, Washington$5,321,42213.7%13.7%
2Klickitat County, Washington$3,595,6019.2%22.9%
3Grant County, Washington$2,863,3727.4%30.3%
4Lincoln County, Washington$2,724,0207.0%37.2%
5Yakima County, Washington$2,525,5666.5%43.7%
6Adams County, Washington$2,130,5265.5%49.2%
7Whitman County, Washington$1,929,1505.0%54.2%
8Whatcom County, Washington$1,859,2934.8%58.9%
9Lewis County, Washington$1,581,9154.1%63.0%
10Stevens County, Washington$1,346,2653.5%66.5%
11Douglas County, Washington$1,311,8653.4%69.8%
12Asotin County, Washington$1,206,5233.1%72.9%
13Kittitas County, Washington$1,085,6032.8%75.7%
14Franklin County, Washington$1,036,3672.7%78.4%
15Skagit County, Washington$959,5762.5%80.8%
16Spokane County, Washington$922,3692.4%83.2%
17Garfield County, Washington$918,2452.4%85.6%
18Snohomish County, Washington$859,2672.2%87.8%
19King County, Washington$838,8232.2%89.9%
20Columbia County, Washington$604,8191.6%91.5%
21Ferry County, Washington$584,5871.5%93.0%
22Thurston County, Washington$566,9451.5%94.4%
23Pierce County, Washington$385,9771.0%95.4%
24Benton County, Washington$338,0060.9%96.3%
25Walla Walla County, Washington$291,6840.7%97.0%
26Pend Oreille County, Washington$191,7440.5%97.5%
27Clark County, Washington$186,3700.5%98.0%
28Grays Harbor County, Washington$178,8510.5%98.5%
29Pacific County, Washington$175,7500.5%98.9%
30Chelan County, Washington$98,8600.3%99.2%
31Island County, Washington$59,6650.2%99.3%
32Wahkiakum County, Washington$59,1660.2%99.5%
33Clallam County, Washington$55,0280.1%99.6%
34Cowlitz County, Washington$48,4710.1%99.7%
35Jefferson County, Washington$38,6950.1%99.8%
36Skamania County, Washington$29,1350.1%99.9%
37Mason County, Washington$14,3410.0%100.0%
38San Juan County, Washington$11,3440.0%100.0%
39Kitsap County, Washington$4,3370.0%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 October 31, 2019.

 

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