Misc. Disaster Payments in the United States totaled $16.2 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in the United States Receiving Misc. Disaster Payments payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Misc. Disaster Payments
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Tulare County, California$117,734,1140.7%0.7%
2Cavalier County, North Dakota$85,531,0310.5%1.3%
3Dade County, Florida$80,245,1270.5%1.8%
4Gaines County, Texas$76,385,0360.5%2.2%
5Dawson County, Texas$70,739,2470.4%2.7%
6Saint Lucie County, Florida$69,235,3310.4%3.1%
7San Joaquin County, California$68,864,4060.4%3.5%
8Fresno County, California$68,217,4510.4%3.9%
9Marshall County, Minnesota$66,268,2240.4%4.4%
10Lynn County, Texas$63,532,4310.4%4.7%
11Terry County, Texas$63,150,2010.4%5.1%
12Kern County, California$61,576,2510.4%5.5%
13Polk County, Florida$60,811,6410.4%5.9%
14Hardee County, Florida$58,455,2320.4%6.3%
15Grand Forks County, North Dakota$56,244,0390.3%6.6%
16Hockley County, Texas$56,062,0880.3%7.0%
17Lubbock County, Texas$55,957,7590.3%7.3%
18Floyd County, Texas$54,087,0040.3%7.6%
19Hale County, Texas$53,714,6620.3%8.0%
20Ramsey County, North Dakota$52,271,9840.3%8.3%
21Polk County, Minnesota$51,726,1820.3%8.6%
22Lamb County, Texas$51,437,1970.3%8.9%
23Sampson County, North Carolina$47,871,9090.3%9.2%
24Pembina County, North Dakota$47,846,7390.3%9.5%
25Indian River County, Florida$45,876,8200.3%9.8%
26Hidalgo County, Texas$45,729,3830.3%10.1%
27Walsh County, North Dakota$45,300,0210.3%10.4%
28Brown County, South Dakota$45,206,8410.3%10.6%
29Bottineau County, North Dakota$44,444,4490.3%10.9%
30DeSoto County, Florida$43,060,4460.3%11.2%
31Towner County, North Dakota$42,920,9460.3%11.5%
32Houston County, Alabama$42,812,8280.3%11.7%
33Rockingham County, Virginia$42,646,7820.3%12.0%
34Tillman County, Oklahoma$42,232,6660.3%12.2%
35Perkins County, South Dakota$42,144,5290.3%12.5%
36Parmer County, Texas$41,735,8360.3%12.8%
37Stutsman County, North Dakota$40,291,4080.2%13.0%
38Kit Carson County, Colorado$40,237,0430.2%13.3%
39Martin County, Texas$40,135,8670.2%13.5%
40Kittson County, Minnesota$40,026,8490.2%13.8%
41Crosby County, Texas$39,675,9200.2%14.0%
42Cass County, North Dakota$39,451,3710.2%14.3%
43Ward County, North Dakota$37,998,6660.2%14.5%
44Meade County, South Dakota$37,977,1980.2%14.7%
45San Luis Obispo County, California$37,894,2690.2%15.0%
46Jones County, Texas$37,395,1390.2%15.2%
47Jackson County, Florida$37,000,7370.2%15.4%
48Jackson County, Oklahoma$36,266,3730.2%15.6%
49Roseau County, Minnesota$36,069,5700.2%15.9%
50Howard County, Texas$35,104,3520.2%16.1%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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