Conservation payments in Kentucky totaled $41.5 million in 2018

Counties in Kentucky Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2018

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Christian County, Kentucky$3,875,8379.3%9.3%
2Warren County, Kentucky$3,848,4179.3%18.6%
3Logan County, Kentucky$3,737,1289.0%27.6%
4Hart County, Kentucky$3,010,6257.3%34.9%
5Green County, Kentucky$2,130,5375.1%40.0%
6Webster County, Kentucky$2,087,4285.0%45.1%
7Graves County, Kentucky$2,050,5244.9%50.0%
8Allen County, Kentucky$1,195,9472.9%52.9%
9Hickman County, Kentucky$1,154,3442.8%55.7%
10Adair County, Kentucky$1,088,9872.6%58.3%
11Todd County, Kentucky$1,044,9232.5%60.8%
12Butler County, Kentucky$1,042,2092.5%63.3%
13Edmonson County, Kentucky$1,028,4542.5%65.8%
14Crittenden County, Kentucky$973,4922.3%68.2%
15Barren County, Kentucky$930,5432.2%70.4%
16Grayson County, Kentucky$922,2832.2%72.6%
17Caldwell County, Kentucky$868,1272.1%74.7%
18Union County, Kentucky$783,7831.9%76.6%
19Trigg County, Kentucky$768,3411.9%78.5%
20Taylor County, Kentucky$742,7711.8%80.3%
21Metcalfe County, Kentucky$714,2421.7%82.0%
22Calloway County, Kentucky$655,7081.6%83.6%
23Marshall County, Kentucky$638,2671.5%85.1%
24Muhlenberg County, Kentucky$634,1541.5%86.6%
25Simpson County, Kentucky$629,4721.5%88.1%
26Hopkins County, Kentucky$611,8861.5%89.6%
27Livingston County, Kentucky$513,6651.2%90.9%
28Fulton County, Kentucky$444,3871.1%91.9%
29Breckinridge County, Kentucky$383,7910.9%92.9%
30Henderson County, Kentucky$373,5100.9%93.8%
31McLean County, Kentucky$317,8880.8%94.5%
32Daviess County, Kentucky$308,4560.7%95.3%
33Hancock County, Kentucky$307,4320.7%96.0%
34Carlisle County, Kentucky$285,2220.7%96.7%
35Larue County, Kentucky$194,8490.5%97.2%
36Russell County, Kentucky$182,7230.4%97.6%
37Ballard County, Kentucky$171,3830.4%98.0%
38Ohio County, Kentucky$101,1660.2%98.3%
39Marion County, Kentucky$85,0640.2%98.5%
40McCracken County, Kentucky$78,6210.2%98.7%
41Meade County, Kentucky$78,0620.2%98.8%
42Shelby County, Kentucky$74,4150.2%99.0%
43Pulaski County, Kentucky$63,0760.2%99.2%
44Bourbon County, Kentucky$42,2530.1%99.3%
45Lyon County, Kentucky$38,4520.1%99.4%
46Casey County, Kentucky$29,4170.1%99.4%
47Monroe County, Kentucky$28,6400.1%99.5%
48Nelson County, Kentucky$27,7170.1%99.6%
49Washington County, Kentucky$25,8810.1%99.6%
50Bath County, Kentucky$23,9760.1%99.7%
51Henry County, Kentucky$18,5980.0%99.7%
52Fleming County, Kentucky$17,6690.0%99.8%
53Harrison County, Kentucky$15,1150.0%99.8%
54Boyle County, Kentucky$14,7370.0%99.9%
55Wayne County, Kentucky$14,5240.0%99.9%
56Woodford County, Kentucky$7,9130.0%99.9%
57Pendleton County, Kentucky$6,9970.0%99.9%
58Lincoln County, Kentucky$6,2870.0%99.9%
59Mercer County, Kentucky$6,1090.0%100.0%
60Clark County, Kentucky$5,8340.0%100.0%
61Bullitt County, Kentucky$5,6020.0%100.0%
62Madison County, Kentucky$5,2730.0%100.0%
63Fayette County, Kentucky$5,1580.0%100.0%
64Clinton County, Kentucky$4,6000.0%100.0%
65Montgomery County, Kentucky$3,2840.0%100.0%
66Nicholas County, Kentucky$2,7440.0%100.0%
67Oldham County, Kentucky$2,1650.0%100.0%
68Owen County, Kentucky$1,4210.0%100.0%
69Garrard County, Kentucky$1,2500.0%100.0%
70Jessamine County, Kentucky$8890.0%100.0%
71Boyd County, Kentucky$7520.0%100.0%
72Boone County, Kentucky$6470.0%100.0%
73Kenton County, Kentucky$5520.0%100.1%
74Jefferson County, Kentucky$4920.0%100.1%
75Bracken County, Kentucky$4650.0%100.1%
76Carter County, Kentucky$4390.0%100.1%
77Campbell County, Kentucky$3890.0%100.1%
78Franklin County, Kentucky$1980.0%100.1%
79Mason County, Kentucky$1800.0%100.1%
80Magoffin County, Kentucky$1330.0%100.1%
81Powell County, Kentucky$1220.0%100.1%
82Floyd County, Kentucky$540.0%100.1%
83Hardin County, Kentucky$-23,598-0.1%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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