Conservation payments in Kansas totaled $3.0 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Kansas Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Kansas NRCS$131,757,7924.3%4.3%
2Hamilton County, Kansas$113,756,7163.7%8.1%
3Reno County, Kansas$95,513,9573.1%11.2%
4Stanton County, Kansas$81,728,7372.7%13.9%
5Morton County, Kansas$80,133,2882.6%16.6%
6Ness County, Kansas$78,579,0662.6%19.1%
7Kearny County, Kansas$70,669,4452.3%21.5%
8Finney County, Kansas$67,990,3042.2%23.7%
9Gray County, Kansas$63,132,2162.1%25.8%
10Greeley County, Kansas$61,692,1452.0%27.8%
11Hodgeman County, Kansas$61,113,6832.0%29.8%
12Ford County, Kansas$59,250,9161.9%31.8%
13Meade County, Kansas$54,065,5991.8%33.5%
14Wallace County, Kansas$53,166,4451.7%35.3%
15Stevens County, Kansas$51,614,1471.7%37.0%
16Russell County, Kansas$50,493,0861.7%38.7%
17Kiowa County, Kansas$50,098,2701.6%40.3%
18Lane County, Kansas$49,138,7381.6%41.9%
19Rush County, Kansas$48,168,1101.6%43.5%
20Graham County, Kansas$48,077,1831.6%45.1%
21Clark County, Kansas$47,672,7891.6%46.7%
22Stafford County, Kansas$46,856,2211.5%48.2%
23Dickinson County, Kansas$46,459,9081.5%49.7%
24Seward County, Kansas$45,266,1831.5%51.2%
25Sherman County, Kansas$42,010,4341.4%52.6%
26Pratt County, Kansas$40,567,9301.3%53.9%
27Cheyenne County, Kansas$39,613,0781.3%55.2%
28Wichita County, Kansas$38,952,0371.3%56.5%
29Nemaha County, Kansas$38,179,4021.3%57.8%
30Kingman County, Kansas$37,731,4501.2%59.0%
31Grant County, Kansas$37,153,9151.2%60.2%
32Washington County, Kansas$36,457,2131.2%61.4%
33Pawnee County, Kansas$36,171,8311.2%62.6%
34Edwards County, Kansas$32,386,8411.1%63.7%
35Rooks County, Kansas$32,193,4561.1%64.8%
36Marshall County, Kansas$32,170,7331.1%65.8%
37Ellsworth County, Kansas$31,772,9421.0%66.9%
38Gove County, Kansas$30,639,2751.0%67.9%
39Clay County, Kansas$28,946,3341.0%68.8%
40Jackson County, Kansas$27,731,9540.9%69.7%
41Trego County, Kansas$27,626,0250.9%70.6%
42Harper County, Kansas$27,607,1940.9%71.6%
43Coffey County, Kansas$27,378,5870.9%72.5%
44Ellis County, Kansas$26,909,9750.9%73.3%
45Logan County, Kansas$26,462,7170.9%74.2%
46Linn County, Kansas$25,991,6570.9%75.1%
47Norton County, Kansas$25,987,4750.9%75.9%
48Haskell County, Kansas$25,292,4600.8%76.8%
49Doniphan County, Kansas$23,510,8510.8%77.5%
50Jewell County, Kansas$23,456,1080.8%78.3%
51Barton County, Kansas$22,991,4770.8%79.1%
52Bourbon County, Kansas$22,634,6500.7%79.8%
53Pottawatomie County, Kansas$21,893,7140.7%80.5%
54Lincoln County, Kansas$21,678,9650.7%81.2%
55Comanche County, Kansas$20,441,2070.7%81.9%
56Thomas County, Kansas$20,279,2960.7%82.6%
57Scott County, Kansas$20,117,3000.7%83.2%
58Lyon County, Kansas$20,108,5670.7%83.9%
59Saline County, Kansas$19,715,8190.6%84.6%
60Phillips County, Kansas$19,541,6660.6%85.2%
61Osage County, Kansas$18,688,0280.6%85.8%
62Wabaunsee County, Kansas$18,234,0780.6%86.4%
63Brown County, Kansas$18,034,2730.6%87.0%
64Osborne County, Kansas$17,749,3930.6%87.6%
65Mitchell County, Kansas$17,480,9150.6%88.2%
66Marion County, Kansas$17,461,5140.6%88.7%
67Smith County, Kansas$17,454,4620.6%89.3%
68Barber County, Kansas$16,997,8360.6%89.9%
69Ottawa County, Kansas$16,413,2080.5%90.4%
70Jefferson County, Kansas$15,867,0630.5%90.9%
71Rice County, Kansas$15,455,5130.5%91.4%
72Republic County, Kansas$15,365,4540.5%91.9%
73Cloud County, Kansas$13,898,2570.5%92.4%
74Crawford County, Kansas$11,906,1200.4%92.8%
75Allen County, Kansas$11,892,4570.4%93.2%
76McPherson County, Kansas$11,754,2640.4%93.6%
77Neosho County, Kansas$11,327,4110.4%93.9%
78Atchison County, Kansas$10,848,7370.4%94.3%
79Anderson County, Kansas$10,471,8000.3%94.7%
80Sheridan County, Kansas$9,858,6730.3%95.0%
81Franklin County, Kansas$9,681,6790.3%95.3%
82Sumner County, Kansas$9,541,7620.3%95.6%
83Shawnee County, Kansas$9,502,9970.3%95.9%
84Douglas County, Kansas$9,307,5940.3%96.2%
85Miami County, Kansas$9,092,5920.3%96.5%
86Leavenworth County, Kansas$8,803,3380.3%96.8%
87Cowley County, Kansas$7,841,1330.3%97.1%
88Decatur County, Kansas$7,222,1790.2%97.3%
89Labette County, Kansas$7,193,6050.2%97.5%
90Wilson County, Kansas$6,636,6770.2%97.8%
91Morris County, Kansas$6,251,7780.2%98.0%
92Rawlins County, Kansas$6,130,9700.2%98.2%
93Riley County, Kansas$6,130,3610.2%98.4%
94Greenwood County, Kansas$6,111,3430.2%98.6%
95Woodson County, Kansas$5,428,3350.2%98.8%
96Elk County, Kansas$5,400,5230.2%98.9%
97Harvey County, Kansas$5,312,8920.2%99.1%
98Sedgwick County, Kansas$4,922,7150.2%99.3%
99Geary County, Kansas$4,253,2900.1%99.4%
100Montgomery County, Kansas$3,708,9530.1%99.5%
101Chautauqua County, Kansas$3,308,0950.1%99.6%
102Cherokee County, Kansas$3,183,9010.1%99.7%
103Butler County, Kansas$2,979,4590.1%99.8%
104Johnson County, Kansas$2,322,4410.1%99.9%
105Chase County, Kansas$2,316,6200.1%100.0%
106Wyandotte County, Kansas$89,5840.0%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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