Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments in Kentucky totaled $313,860 in 2019

Counties in Kentucky Receiving Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments, 2019

Rank County Livestock Disaster / Emergency
Pct of
1Morgan County, Kentucky$91,79529.2%29.2%
2Green County, Kentucky$69,73322.2%51.5%
3Whitley County, Kentucky$49,91715.9%67.4%
4Wolfe County, Kentucky$19,6186.3%73.6%
5Knox County, Kentucky$19,0126.1%79.7%
6Breathitt County, Kentucky$13,3204.2%83.9%
7Lee County, Kentucky$10,8973.5%87.4%
8Owsley County, Kentucky$10,8043.4%90.8%
9Perry County, Kentucky$5,9651.9%92.7%
10Magoffin County, Kentucky$5,4861.7%94.5%
11Clay County, Kentucky$3,3371.1%95.5%
12Ohio County, Kentucky$3,1171.0%96.5%
13Nicholas County, Kentucky$2,0170.6%97.2%
14McCreary County, Kentucky$1,8180.6%97.8%
15Hart County, Kentucky$1,7730.6%98.3%
16Bourbon County, Kentucky$1,2790.4%98.7%
17Letcher County, Kentucky$1,1690.4%99.1%
18Bath County, Kentucky$1,1140.4%99.5%
19Johnson County, Kentucky$8610.3%99.7%
20Knott County, Kentucky$4880.2%99.9%
21Pulaski County, Kentucky$3400.1%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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