Total Direct Payments in Kentucky totaled $552 million from 1995-2017.

Counties in Kentucky Receiving Total Direct Payments payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Total Direct Payments
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Daviess County, Kentucky$28,730,4785.2%5.2%
2Henderson County, Kentucky$28,437,1395.2%10.4%
3Union County, Kentucky$26,618,5524.8%15.2%
4Logan County, Kentucky$26,558,1164.8%20.0%
5Graves County, Kentucky$26,288,3274.8%24.7%
6Christian County, Kentucky$25,312,3614.6%29.3%
7McLean County, Kentucky$18,996,7463.4%32.8%
8Hickman County, Kentucky$18,464,8273.3%36.1%
9Calloway County, Kentucky$18,010,7453.3%39.4%
10Simpson County, Kentucky$15,997,8142.9%42.3%
11Todd County, Kentucky$15,968,5162.9%45.2%
12Webster County, Kentucky$15,888,9612.9%48.0%
13Fulton County, Kentucky$14,939,1072.7%50.7%
14Warren County, Kentucky$13,019,4732.4%53.1%
15Ballard County, Kentucky$12,402,9662.2%55.4%
16Hopkins County, Kentucky$11,624,7132.1%57.5%
17Hardin County, Kentucky$11,292,1222.0%59.5%
18Breckinridge County, Kentucky$11,258,3652.0%61.5%
19Ohio County, Kentucky$10,151,5461.8%63.4%
20Carlisle County, Kentucky$9,996,7321.8%65.2%
21Caldwell County, Kentucky$8,639,4441.6%66.8%
22Larue County, Kentucky$7,588,2971.4%68.1%
23Barren County, Kentucky$7,078,5131.3%69.4%
24Trigg County, Kentucky$7,032,2971.3%70.7%
25McCracken County, Kentucky$6,841,7801.2%71.9%
26Grayson County, Kentucky$6,622,0771.2%73.1%
27Shelby County, Kentucky$6,399,7841.2%74.3%
28Meade County, Kentucky$6,351,4831.2%75.4%
29Nelson County, Kentucky$6,217,8321.1%76.6%
30Butler County, Kentucky$6,109,8851.1%77.7%
31Marion County, Kentucky$5,916,9661.1%78.7%
32Muhlenberg County, Kentucky$5,700,2731.0%79.8%
33Livingston County, Kentucky$5,293,2781.0%80.7%
34Marshall County, Kentucky$5,206,0090.9%81.7%
35Crittenden County, Kentucky$4,940,1130.9%82.6%
36Taylor County, Kentucky$4,880,6280.9%83.4%
37Pulaski County, Kentucky$4,127,6170.7%84.2%
38Fleming County, Kentucky$4,059,8860.7%84.9%
39Lincoln County, Kentucky$3,746,1800.7%85.6%
40Allen County, Kentucky$3,684,9690.7%86.3%
41Hancock County, Kentucky$3,614,1720.7%86.9%
42Hart County, Kentucky$3,366,6410.6%87.5%
43Adair County, Kentucky$3,362,4410.6%88.1%
44Mason County, Kentucky$2,970,1360.5%88.7%
45Bourbon County, Kentucky$2,942,0830.5%89.2%
46Monroe County, Kentucky$2,552,1630.5%89.7%
47Casey County, Kentucky$2,543,3680.5%90.1%
48Green County, Kentucky$2,541,7180.5%90.6%
49Lyon County, Kentucky$2,475,5450.4%91.1%
50Henry County, Kentucky$2,429,2570.4%91.5%
51Spencer County, Kentucky$2,259,8260.4%91.9%
52Washington County, Kentucky$2,251,4000.4%92.3%
53Wayne County, Kentucky$2,082,0460.4%92.7%
54Edmonson County, Kentucky$2,037,2420.4%93.1%
55Russell County, Kentucky$1,998,3030.4%93.4%
56Oldham County, Kentucky$1,991,2520.4%93.8%
57Harrison County, Kentucky$1,941,6530.4%94.1%
58Clark County, Kentucky$1,672,8510.3%94.4%
59Madison County, Kentucky$1,583,7320.3%94.7%
60Metcalfe County, Kentucky$1,580,8620.3%95.0%
61Fayette County, Kentucky$1,509,8350.3%95.3%
62Mercer County, Kentucky$1,488,0330.3%95.5%
63Bullitt County, Kentucky$1,329,3840.2%95.8%
64Scott County, Kentucky$1,198,0110.2%96.0%
65Boyle County, Kentucky$1,196,7100.2%96.2%
66Bath County, Kentucky$1,192,6150.2%96.4%
67Boone County, Kentucky$1,179,4470.2%96.7%
68Lewis County, Kentucky$1,166,3260.2%96.9%
69Cumberland County, Kentucky$1,156,2420.2%97.1%
70Montgomery County, Kentucky$1,089,8420.2%97.3%
71Trimble County, Kentucky$988,7780.2%97.4%
72Owen County, Kentucky$958,9690.2%97.6%
73Clinton County, Kentucky$823,5680.1%97.8%
74Rockcastle County, Kentucky$790,1570.1%97.9%
75Woodford County, Kentucky$754,1030.1%98.1%
76Garrard County, Kentucky$718,5820.1%98.2%
77Carroll County, Kentucky$677,5090.1%98.3%
78Jessamine County, Kentucky$672,2460.1%98.4%
79Estill County, Kentucky$661,4410.1%98.5%
80Pendleton County, Kentucky$647,2480.1%98.7%
81Laurel County, Kentucky$640,9550.1%98.8%
82Jefferson County, Kentucky$604,5110.1%98.9%
83Bracken County, Kentucky$529,2340.1%99.0%
84Greenup County, Kentucky$440,7890.1%99.1%
85Gallatin County, Kentucky$429,3830.1%99.1%
86Rowan County, Kentucky$422,1560.1%99.2%
87Franklin County, Kentucky$395,4230.1%99.3%
88Anderson County, Kentucky$370,8070.1%99.4%
89Nicholas County, Kentucky$369,0010.1%99.4%
90Powell County, Kentucky$318,7190.1%99.5%
91Grant County, Kentucky$291,4340.1%99.5%
92Carter County, Kentucky$270,5870.0%99.6%
93Whitley County, Kentucky$268,3790.0%99.6%
94Wolfe County, Kentucky$244,3820.0%99.7%
95Morgan County, Kentucky$237,1280.0%99.7%
96Jackson County, Kentucky$178,5120.0%99.8%
97Knox County, Kentucky$157,9540.0%99.8%
98Robertson County, Kentucky$132,7020.0%99.8%
99Clay County, Kentucky$130,5510.0%99.8%
100Magoffin County, Kentucky$128,0020.0%99.9%
101Kenton County, Kentucky$126,0830.0%99.9%
102Lee County, Kentucky$123,7560.0%99.9%
103Campbell County, Kentucky$113,3140.0%99.9%
104Breathitt County, Kentucky$110,0330.0%99.9%
105Lawrence County, Kentucky$63,9880.0%99.9%
106Elliott County, Kentucky$57,7860.0%100.0%
107Menifee County, Kentucky$57,7010.0%100.0%
108Boyd County, Kentucky$44,3010.0%100.0%
109Owsley County, Kentucky$42,3710.0%100.0%
110McCreary County, Kentucky$38,8690.0%100.0%
111Bell County, Kentucky$23,2420.0%100.0%
112Johnson County, Kentucky$13,1020.0%100.0%
113Pike County, Kentucky$2,5610.0%100.0%
114Floyd County, Kentucky$1,3130.0%100.0%
115Knott County, Kentucky$5110.0%100.0%
116Perry County, Kentucky$3270.0%100.0%
117Martin County, Kentucky$610.0%100.0%
118Letcher County, Kentucky$140.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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