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
Pct of
11st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$581,178,45258.9%58.9%
22nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$245,354,89524.9%83.7%
36th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$25,337,1262.6%86.3%
44th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$11,646,4661.2%87.5%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$11,382,6681.2%88.6%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$716,2310.1%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.


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