Conservation payments in Whitley County, Kentucky totaled $808,962 from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Whitley County, Kentucky Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Conservation Programs|
|1||1st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)||$581,178,452||58.9%||58.9%|
|2||2nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)||$245,354,895||24.9%||83.7%|
|3||6th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)||$25,337,126||2.6%||86.3%|
|4||4th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)||$11,646,466||1.2%||87.5%|
|5||5th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)||$11,382,668||1.2%||88.6%|
|6||3rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)||$716,231||0.1%||88.7%|
NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District
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 October 31, 2019.