Subtotal, Disaster Payments in the United States totaled $31.7 billion from 1995-2017.

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

Rank County Subtotal, Disaster Payments
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Tulare County, California$148,912,3670.5%0.5%
2Dade County, Florida$128,365,5170.4%0.9%
3Cavalier County, North Dakota$107,660,9700.3%1.2%
4Gaines County, Texas$106,051,2610.3%1.5%
5Dawson County, Texas$105,371,0180.3%1.9%
6Terry County, Texas$96,909,5500.3%2.2%
7Lynn County, Texas$92,092,2300.3%2.5%
8Brown County, South Dakota$89,558,9640.3%2.8%
9Kern County, California$86,578,9140.3%3.0%
10Lubbock County, Texas$85,595,5240.3%3.3%
11Fresno County, California$85,089,5210.3%3.6%
12Meade County, South Dakota$83,567,0900.3%3.8%
13Hale County, Texas$81,523,3390.3%4.1%
14Tillman County, Oklahoma$81,038,2820.3%4.3%
15Polk County, Florida$80,717,7620.3%4.6%
16San Joaquin County, California$80,682,1630.3%4.9%
17Saint Lucie County, Florida$80,617,1750.3%5.1%
18Caddo County, Oklahoma$79,817,5060.3%5.4%
19Floyd County, Texas$79,205,0960.2%5.6%
20Hockley County, Texas$76,121,1310.2%5.8%
21Bottineau County, North Dakota$76,021,6530.2%6.1%
22Kit Carson County, Colorado$75,496,0680.2%6.3%
23Kiowa County, Oklahoma$75,414,9240.2%6.6%
24Perkins County, South Dakota$74,236,2220.2%6.8%
25Cass County, North Dakota$73,112,7380.2%7.0%
26Jackson County, Oklahoma$72,521,5390.2%7.3%
27Baca County, Colorado$72,435,9210.2%7.5%
28Washita County, Oklahoma$71,547,0950.2%7.7%
29Woods County, Oklahoma$71,216,0560.2%7.9%
30Parmer County, Texas$70,821,0640.2%8.2%
31Marshall County, Minnesota$70,084,4110.2%8.4%
32Deaf Smith County, Texas$69,904,2450.2%8.6%
33Custer County, Nebraska$69,660,1410.2%8.8%
34Hardee County, Florida$68,864,6460.2%9.0%
35Lamb County, Texas$67,764,3760.2%9.2%
36Stutsman County, North Dakota$64,751,6230.2%9.5%
37Ward County, North Dakota$64,738,6400.2%9.7%
38Swisher County, Texas$64,265,0140.2%9.9%
39Cherry County, Nebraska$64,124,3890.2%10.1%
40Ramsey County, North Dakota$64,076,4440.2%10.3%
41Lincoln County, Nebraska$63,651,7230.2%10.5%
42Richland County, North Dakota$62,984,5180.2%10.7%
43San Luis Obispo County, California$62,676,6840.2%10.9%
44Cotton County, Oklahoma$62,592,6240.2%11.1%
45Grand Forks County, North Dakota$62,464,0620.2%11.3%
46Martin County, Texas$62,350,7120.2%11.4%
47Hawaii County, Hawaii$60,973,2310.2%11.6%
48Howard County, Texas$60,630,5730.2%11.8%
49Crosby County, Texas$60,336,7600.2%12.0%
50Hidalgo County, Texas$59,862,9220.2%12.2%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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