Soybean Subsidies in West Virginia totaled $7.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in West Virginia Receiving soybean subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Soybean Subsidies
Pct of
1Jefferson County, West Virginia$4,295,94757.1%57.1%
2Mason County, West Virginia$1,743,74323.2%80.3%
3Berkeley County, West Virginia$707,9059.4%89.7%
4Hardy County, West Virginia$284,9583.8%93.5%
5Putnam County, West Virginia$167,6162.2%95.7%
6Pendleton County, West Virginia$74,4941.0%96.7%
7Wood County, West Virginia$62,7380.8%97.6%
8Randolph County, West Virginia$46,9230.6%98.2%
9Greenbrier County, West Virginia$46,9140.6%98.8%
10Grant County, West Virginia$40,2710.5%99.3%
11Monroe County, West Virginia$24,8890.3%99.7%
12Morgan County, West Virginia$10,8850.1%99.8%
13Cabell County, West Virginia$4,1840.1%99.9%
14Preston County, West Virginia$3,7820.1%99.9%
15Monongalia County, West Virginia$9640.0%99.9%
16Jackson County, West Virginia$8700.0%99.9%
17Harrison County, West Virginia$8010.0%100.0%
18Upshur County, West Virginia$7870.0%100.0%
19Hancock County, West Virginia$5430.0%100.0%
20Ohio County, West Virginia$3600.0%100.0%
21Nicholas County, West Virginia$2940.0%100.0%
22Pocahontas County, West Virginia$2880.0%100.0%
23Mineral County, West Virginia$2850.0%100.0%
24Wayne County, West Virginia$2010.0%100.0%
25Marion County, West Virginia$1630.0%100.0%
26Marshall County, West Virginia$1270.0%100.0%
27Tyler County, West Virginia$1170.0%100.0%
28Lewis County, West Virginia$940.0%100.0%
29Raleigh County, West Virginia$330.0%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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