Emergency Conservation payments in Georgia totaled $72.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Georgia Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Mitchell County, Georgia$7,003,7449.6%9.6%
2Peach County, Georgia$4,029,9595.5%15.1%
3Dougherty County, Georgia$3,396,2694.7%19.8%
4Lee County, Georgia$2,918,3634.0%23.8%
5Calhoun County, Georgia$2,813,3303.9%27.7%
6Worth County, Georgia$2,544,2803.5%31.2%
7Dooly County, Georgia$1,687,4332.3%33.5%
8Sumter County, Georgia$1,686,3432.3%35.8%
9Bartow County, Georgia$1,514,1712.1%37.9%
10Wilcox County, Georgia$1,494,9222.1%39.9%
11Grady County, Georgia$1,469,0552.0%41.9%
12Macon County, Georgia$1,288,6861.8%43.7%
13Crisp County, Georgia$1,283,7921.8%45.5%
14Houston County, Georgia$1,215,8261.7%47.1%
15Gordon County, Georgia$1,156,0031.6%48.7%
16Turner County, Georgia$1,053,1681.4%50.2%
17Madison County, Georgia$981,9021.3%51.5%
18Crawford County, Georgia$952,9631.3%52.8%
19Brooks County, Georgia$939,3751.3%54.1%
20Berrien County, Georgia$892,3631.2%55.3%
21Carroll County, Georgia$886,8441.2%56.6%
22Randolph County, Georgia$836,7701.1%57.7%
23Early County, Georgia$835,8711.1%58.8%
24Tattnall County, Georgia$799,4621.1%59.9%
25Screven County, Georgia$780,9561.1%61.0%
26Colquitt County, Georgia$741,6111.0%62.0%
27Emanuel County, Georgia$735,2861.0%63.0%
28Thomas County, Georgia$702,3421.0%64.0%
29Terrell County, Georgia$667,4250.9%64.9%
30Hall County, Georgia$665,8670.9%65.8%
31Jefferson County, Georgia$639,4140.9%66.7%
32Seminole County, Georgia$619,2870.8%67.6%
33Gilmer County, Georgia$617,3050.8%68.4%
34Floyd County, Georgia$592,1870.8%69.2%
35Miller County, Georgia$585,2210.8%70.0%
36Webster County, Georgia$580,6410.8%70.8%
37Tift County, Georgia$568,2680.8%71.6%
38Toombs County, Georgia$525,0530.7%72.3%
39Bulloch County, Georgia$514,1380.7%73.0%
40Decatur County, Georgia$504,6740.7%73.7%
41Jackson County, Georgia$504,4250.7%74.4%
42Hart County, Georgia$495,2880.7%75.1%
43Franklin County, Georgia$487,9300.7%75.8%
44Polk County, Georgia$459,7450.6%76.4%
45Oglethorpe County, Georgia$457,5290.6%77.0%
46Dodge County, Georgia$451,7010.6%77.6%
47Jenkins County, Georgia$442,3860.6%78.2%
48Lamar County, Georgia$435,6000.6%78.8%
49Elbert County, Georgia$418,6900.6%79.4%
50Montgomery County, Georgia$411,6720.6%80.0%
51Irwin County, Georgia$410,2290.6%80.5%
52Pierce County, Georgia$405,2760.6%81.1%
53Walker County, Georgia$391,0740.5%81.6%
54Ben Hill County, Georgia$387,9190.5%82.2%
55Pickens County, Georgia$384,7510.5%82.7%
56Telfair County, Georgia$378,6370.5%83.2%
57Lowndes County, Georgia$377,9880.5%83.7%
58Banks County, Georgia$376,6050.5%84.3%
59Laurens County, Georgia$373,9420.5%84.8%
60Baker County, Georgia$370,4630.5%85.3%
61Marion County, Georgia$358,0850.5%85.8%
62White County, Georgia$345,8760.5%86.2%
63Appling County, Georgia$338,1050.5%86.7%
64Johnson County, Georgia$306,0470.4%87.1%
65Oconee County, Georgia$305,3030.4%87.5%
66Clay County, Georgia$304,8920.4%88.0%
67Douglas County, Georgia$299,5940.4%88.4%
68Monroe County, Georgia$290,8100.4%88.8%
69Taylor County, Georgia$288,4300.4%89.2%
70Wilkes County, Georgia$281,5140.4%89.6%
71Heard County, Georgia$273,2010.4%89.9%
72Pulaski County, Georgia$272,2340.4%90.3%
73Candler County, Georgia$251,2980.3%90.6%
74Coffee County, Georgia$227,4150.3%91.0%
75Walton County, Georgia$224,8980.3%91.3%
76Meriwether County, Georgia$224,8620.3%91.6%
77Habersham County, Georgia$222,2700.3%91.9%
78Catoosa County, Georgia$220,5620.3%92.2%
79Morgan County, Georgia$210,7400.3%92.5%
80Wayne County, Georgia$205,1000.3%92.8%
81Lumpkin County, Georgia$202,2300.3%93.0%
82Spalding County, Georgia$199,4440.3%93.3%
83Stewart County, Georgia$192,1350.3%93.6%
84Coweta County, Georgia$190,0940.3%93.8%
85Upson County, Georgia$188,0470.3%94.1%
86Bibb County, Georgia$174,6660.2%94.3%
87Evans County, Georgia$172,4870.2%94.6%
88Washington County, Georgia$170,0670.2%94.8%
89Pike County, Georgia$163,0320.2%95.0%
90Lanier County, Georgia$158,9490.2%95.2%
91Fannin County, Georgia$152,3460.2%95.5%
92Murray County, Georgia$148,9740.2%95.7%
93Henry County, Georgia$138,1270.2%95.8%
94Barrow County, Georgia$130,7840.2%96.0%
95Chattooga County, Georgia$121,1260.2%96.2%
96Rabun County, Georgia$118,1070.2%96.4%
97Cook County, Georgia$115,0740.2%96.5%
98Burke County, Georgia$113,7000.2%96.7%
99Jeff Davis County, Georgia$113,4070.2%96.8%
100Cherokee County, Georgia$112,6100.2%97.0%
101Paulding County, Georgia$107,7490.1%97.1%
102Bleckley County, Georgia$106,1740.1%97.3%
103Schley County, Georgia$104,4470.1%97.4%
104Putnam County, Georgia$90,8610.1%97.5%
105Bacon County, Georgia$85,3820.1%97.7%
106Effingham County, Georgia$80,2750.1%97.8%
107Dade County, Georgia$76,2800.1%97.9%
108Wheeler County, Georgia$75,3480.1%98.0%
109Dawson County, Georgia$74,7420.1%98.1%
110Hancock County, Georgia$68,7230.1%98.2%
111Troup County, Georgia$67,9750.1%98.3%
112Forsyth County, Georgia$67,6820.1%98.4%
113Stephens County, Georgia$66,4500.1%98.4%
114Talbot County, Georgia$64,0090.1%98.5%
115Jones County, Georgia$59,9910.1%98.6%
116Lincoln County, Georgia$59,5250.1%98.7%
117Whitfield County, Georgia$59,2870.1%98.8%
118Haralson County, Georgia$56,8750.1%98.9%
119Harris County, Georgia$53,4010.1%98.9%
120Cobb County, Georgia$52,8700.1%99.0%
121Union County, Georgia$52,0740.1%99.1%
122Clarke County, Georgia$51,3880.1%99.1%
123Atkinson County, Georgia$50,1530.1%99.2%
124Greene County, Georgia$47,5810.1%99.3%
125Towns County, Georgia$46,3310.1%99.3%
126Treutlen County, Georgia$45,9300.1%99.4%
127Butts County, Georgia$45,9080.1%99.5%
128Quitman County, Georgia$37,9340.1%99.5%
129Fulton County, Georgia$32,5830.0%99.6%
130Glascock County, Georgia$30,8570.0%99.6%
131Twiggs County, Georgia$28,0300.0%99.6%
132Warren County, Georgia$26,6900.0%99.7%
133Jasper County, Georgia$26,4290.0%99.7%
134Gwinnett County, Georgia$24,8130.0%99.8%
135Taliaferro County, Georgia$22,0910.0%99.8%
136Ware County, Georgia$18,5120.0%99.8%
137Long County, Georgia$15,4710.0%99.8%
138Brantley County, Georgia$14,8620.0%99.9%
139Charlton County, Georgia$14,5960.0%99.9%
140Baldwin County, Georgia$14,2630.0%99.9%
141Richmond County, Georgia$13,8700.0%99.9%
142Chatham County, Georgia$11,7060.0%99.9%
143Echols County, Georgia$9,9710.0%99.9%
144Bryan County, Georgia$9,8570.0%100.0%
145Fayette County, Georgia$7,3510.0%100.0%
146Wilkinson County, Georgia$6,7720.0%100.0%
147McDuffie County, Georgia$4,9480.0%100.0%
148Chattahoochee County, Georgia$3,4620.0%100.0%
149Clinch County, Georgia$3,2330.0%100.0%
150Muscogee County, Georgia$2,6470.0%100.0%
151Rockdale County, Georgia$2,2010.0%100.0%
152Liberty County, Georgia$1,7390.0%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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