Programmatic Environmental Assistance payments in the United States totaled $65.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in the United States Receiving Programmatic Environmental Assistance payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Programmatic Environmental Assistance
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dade County, Florida$19,848,48530.4%30.4%
2Saint Lucie County, Florida$5,410,8638.3%38.7%
3Hendry County, Florida$4,873,6847.5%46.1%
4Palm Beach County, Florida$4,517,2276.9%53.0%
5Indian River County, Florida$3,305,0815.1%58.1%
6Highlands County, Florida$2,368,0393.6%61.7%
7Martin County, Florida$2,112,6913.2%64.9%
8Collier County, Florida$1,728,0342.6%67.6%
9Hardee County, Florida$1,543,8422.4%70.0%
10Okeechobee County, Florida$1,301,1082.0%71.9%
11Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$1,219,9781.9%73.8%
12Mobile County, Alabama$797,8111.2%75.0%
13Glades County, Florida$741,0071.1%76.2%
14Jackson County, Florida$669,3561.0%77.2%
15Broward County, Florida$613,0640.9%78.1%
16Charlotte County, Florida$589,0590.9%79.0%
17Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana$517,8590.8%79.8%
18Houston County, Alabama$491,9880.8%80.6%
19Cameron Parish, Louisiana$430,1150.7%81.2%
20Levy County, Florida$408,1540.6%81.9%
21Baldwin County, Alabama$366,0470.6%82.4%
22Covington County, Alabama$355,2490.5%83.0%
23Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$345,3980.5%83.5%
24Lamar County, Mississippi$334,3230.5%84.0%
25Coffee County, Alabama$321,2200.5%84.5%
26Hyde County, North Carolina$314,9420.5%85.0%
27Lee County, Florida$305,0860.5%85.4%
28Escambia County, Alabama$287,1400.4%85.9%
29Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana$279,3440.4%86.3%
30Coahoma County, Mississippi$250,5900.4%86.7%
31Henry County, Alabama$247,9390.4%87.1%
32George County, Mississippi$241,5770.4%87.4%
33Monroe County, Alabama$236,2880.4%87.8%
34Geneva County, Alabama$233,1660.4%88.2%
35Washington Parish, Louisiana$222,4700.3%88.5%
36Quitman County, Mississippi$219,2750.3%88.8%
37Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana$206,6460.3%89.2%
38Santa Rosa County, Florida$192,7810.3%89.4%
39Perry County, Alabama$192,3680.3%89.7%
40Jones County, North Carolina$183,7260.3%90.0%
41Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$176,8950.3%90.3%
42Yazoo County, Mississippi$174,0050.3%90.6%
43Monroe County, Mississippi$173,4510.3%90.8%
44Walthall County, Mississippi$171,9540.3%91.1%
45Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$159,2320.2%91.3%
46Richland Parish, Louisiana$158,4360.2%91.6%
47Pearl River County, Mississippi$157,5230.2%91.8%
48Hale County, Alabama$155,8830.2%92.1%
49Panola County, Mississippi$154,1920.2%92.3%
50Bolivar County, Mississippi$149,8770.2%92.5%

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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