USDA subsidies in Washington totaled $6.4 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Washington by county, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Whitman County, Washington$979,743,04015.2%15.2%
2Lincoln County, Washington$653,430,27110.2%25.4%
3Grant County, Washington$611,537,7719.5%34.9%
4Adams County, Washington$592,037,1019.2%44.1%
5Walla Walla County, Washington$546,079,7568.5%52.6%
6Douglas County, Washington$445,413,1876.9%59.5%
7Yakima County, Washington$442,440,8186.9%66.4%
8Franklin County, Washington$376,813,7265.9%72.3%
9Benton County, Washington$329,291,2215.1%77.4%
10Spokane County, Washington$220,036,7273.4%80.8%
11Columbia County, Washington$204,366,3473.2%84.0%
12Garfield County, Washington$186,046,9492.9%86.9%
13Okanogan County, Washington$156,506,5542.4%89.3%
14Klickitat County, Washington$151,553,5942.4%91.7%
15Whatcom County, Washington$100,138,7281.6%93.2%
16Washington NRCS$79,344,9321.2%94.4%
17Asotin County, Washington$79,153,3411.2%95.7%
18Chelan County, Washington$76,440,0801.2%96.9%
19Skagit County, Washington$48,115,3130.7%97.6%
20Snohomish County, Washington$24,789,0370.4%98.0%
21Kittitas County, Washington$23,301,8880.4%98.4%
22Stevens County, Washington$22,840,2520.4%98.7%
23Lewis County, Washington$19,059,4020.3%99.0%
24King County, Washington$10,777,2770.2%99.2%
25Thurston County, Washington$7,302,1690.1%99.3%
26Pacific County, Washington$7,057,8160.1%99.4%
27Grays Harbor County, Washington$5,501,8110.1%99.5%
28Clark County, Washington$5,279,2980.1%99.6%
29Pierce County, Washington$4,265,2120.1%99.6%
30Ferry County, Washington$4,088,6580.1%99.7%
31Island County, Washington$3,814,4170.1%99.8%
32Wahkiakum County, Washington$2,504,6860.0%99.8%
33Jefferson County, Washington$2,021,9840.0%99.8%
34Clallam County, Washington$1,993,7380.0%99.9%
35Cowlitz County, Washington$1,895,8000.0%99.9%
36Pend Oreille County, Washington$1,430,3570.0%99.9%
37Mason County, Washington$909,9880.0%99.9%
38$645,7150.0%99.9%
39Kitsap County, Washington$364,4850.0%99.9%
40San Juan County, Washington$248,3300.0%100.0%
41Skamania County, Washington$239,3890.0%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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