Commodity subsidies in Washington totaled $2.4 billion from 1995-2016.

Counties in Washington Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2016

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Whitman County, Washington$505,990,88620.8%20.8%
2Lincoln County, Washington$357,280,63514.7%35.5%
3Grant County, Washington$227,703,9829.4%44.9%
4Adams County, Washington$218,212,4069.0%53.8%
5Walla Walla County, Washington$207,770,0638.5%62.4%
6Douglas County, Washington$124,824,5665.1%67.5%
7Spokane County, Washington$121,965,8945.0%72.5%
8Yakima County, Washington$105,874,9444.4%76.9%
9Franklin County, Washington$97,801,8894.0%80.9%
10Columbia County, Washington$96,825,5474.0%84.9%
11Garfield County, Washington$79,621,4313.3%88.2%
12Benton County, Washington$69,683,9662.9%91.0%
13Whatcom County, Washington$43,028,8861.8%92.8%
14Klickitat County, Washington$34,034,2801.4%94.2%
15Okanogan County, Washington$26,779,1371.1%95.3%
16Asotin County, Washington$23,253,5401.0%96.3%
17Skagit County, Washington$15,584,9630.6%96.9%
18Chelan County, Washington$15,023,2680.6%97.5%
19Snohomish County, Washington$13,141,6730.5%98.1%
20Stevens County, Washington$9,978,8710.4%98.5%
21Lewis County, Washington$7,025,9740.3%98.8%
22King County, Washington$6,483,0610.3%99.0%
23Kittitas County, Washington$6,017,1210.2%99.3%
24Thurston County, Washington$2,603,3430.1%99.4%
25Clark County, Washington$2,298,1770.1%99.5%
26Grays Harbor County, Washington$2,296,9390.1%99.6%
27Pierce County, Washington$2,222,0720.1%99.7%
28Island County, Washington$2,071,1480.1%99.7%
29Pacific County, Washington$1,548,3890.1%99.8%
30Ferry County, Washington$865,5370.0%99.8%
31Cowlitz County, Washington$825,0280.0%99.9%
32Clallam County, Washington$756,0010.0%99.9%
33Wahkiakum County, Washington$662,5750.0%99.9%
34$645,7150.0%100.0%
35Jefferson County, Washington$503,0530.0%100.0%
36San Juan County, Washington$139,1100.0%100.0%
37Pend Oreille County, Washington$70,0400.0%100.0%
38Kitsap County, Washington$62,3070.0%100.0%
39Mason County, Washington$13,5530.0%100.0%
40Skamania County, Washington$1,9610.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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