Misc. Disaster Payments in Mississippi totaled $308 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving Misc. Disaster Payments payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Misc. Disaster Payments
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bolivar County, Mississippi$23,491,3847.6%7.6%
2Coahoma County, Mississippi$23,394,3687.6%15.2%
3Quitman County, Mississippi$17,142,9455.6%20.8%
4Chickasaw County, Mississippi$16,562,2585.4%26.1%
5Sunflower County, Mississippi$15,392,3445.0%31.1%
6Yazoo County, Mississippi$14,704,6144.8%35.9%
7Washington County, Mississippi$14,571,3674.7%40.6%
8Calhoun County, Mississippi$14,229,6754.6%45.2%
9Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$13,772,1624.5%49.7%
10Tunica County, Mississippi$11,606,4463.8%53.5%
11Leflore County, Mississippi$9,878,1633.2%56.7%
12Humphreys County, Mississippi$9,706,9443.1%59.8%
13Monroe County, Mississippi$7,914,1482.6%62.4%
14Panola County, Mississippi$6,533,2222.1%64.5%
15Lee County, Mississippi$6,319,4422.0%66.6%
16Sharkey County, Mississippi$6,185,6902.0%68.6%
17Holmes County, Mississippi$5,921,7421.9%70.5%
18Noxubee County, Mississippi$4,850,1201.6%72.1%
19Pontotoc County, Mississippi$3,978,0731.3%73.4%
20Warren County, Mississippi$3,645,3751.2%74.5%
21Issaquena County, Mississippi$3,577,9321.2%75.7%
22Lowndes County, Mississippi$3,567,1341.2%76.9%
23Clay County, Mississippi$3,532,5381.1%78.0%
24George County, Mississippi$3,386,9771.1%79.1%
25Marshall County, Mississippi$3,301,3291.1%80.2%
26Prentiss County, Mississippi$2,919,2630.9%81.1%
27Madison County, Mississippi$2,808,3680.9%82.0%
28DeSoto County, Mississippi$2,677,4260.9%82.9%
29Webster County, Mississippi$2,461,9260.8%83.7%
30Carroll County, Mississippi$2,261,5000.7%84.4%
31Walthall County, Mississippi$2,240,2970.7%85.2%
32Adams County, Mississippi$2,179,1890.7%85.9%
33Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$2,103,4400.7%86.5%
34Grenada County, Mississippi$1,980,0830.6%87.2%
35Alcorn County, Mississippi$1,975,0480.6%87.8%
36Union County, Mississippi$1,785,6380.6%88.4%
37Yalobusha County, Mississippi$1,779,5760.6%89.0%
38Tate County, Mississippi$1,669,2640.5%89.5%
39Lafayette County, Mississippi$1,648,1940.5%90.1%
40Itawamba County, Mississippi$1,589,6670.5%90.6%
41Jefferson County, Mississippi$1,528,0070.5%91.1%
42Hinds County, Mississippi$1,452,9430.5%91.5%
43Benton County, Mississippi$1,269,9510.4%92.0%
44Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$1,268,4990.4%92.4%
45Montgomery County, Mississippi$1,245,1400.4%92.8%
46Tippah County, Mississippi$1,224,6290.4%93.2%
47Lawrence County, Mississippi$1,189,0350.4%93.6%
48Winston County, Mississippi$1,187,9960.4%93.9%
49Amite County, Mississippi$1,100,1800.4%94.3%
50Pike County, Mississippi$1,097,7490.4%94.7%
51Kemper County, Mississippi$973,6520.3%95.0%
52Neshoba County, Mississippi$922,1620.3%95.3%
53Tishomingo County, Mississippi$870,9630.3%95.6%
54Rankin County, Mississippi$832,5090.3%95.8%
55Attala County, Mississippi$828,2260.3%96.1%
56Claiborne County, Mississippi$777,1490.3%96.3%
57Newton County, Mississippi$762,3480.2%96.6%
58Covington County, Mississippi$757,6680.2%96.8%
59Perry County, Mississippi$739,2190.2%97.1%
60Marion County, Mississippi$734,9230.2%97.3%
61Wayne County, Mississippi$686,2000.2%97.5%
62Jackson County, Mississippi$683,3370.2%97.8%
63Wilkinson County, Mississippi$655,9890.2%98.0%
64Choctaw County, Mississippi$593,8290.2%98.2%
65Simpson County, Mississippi$522,7970.2%98.3%
66Leake County, Mississippi$495,9670.2%98.5%
67Smith County, Mississippi$489,8130.2%98.7%
68Lamar County, Mississippi$488,7270.2%98.8%
69Pearl River County, Mississippi$486,4030.2%99.0%
70Forrest County, Mississippi$481,2630.2%99.1%
71Lincoln County, Mississippi$416,2340.1%99.3%
72Copiah County, Mississippi$401,1590.1%99.4%
73Clarke County, Mississippi$345,5120.1%99.5%
74Scott County, Mississippi$315,1120.1%99.6%
75Jones County, Mississippi$305,8530.1%99.7%
76Greene County, Mississippi$247,3640.1%99.8%
77Franklin County, Mississippi$127,4130.0%99.8%
78Jasper County, Mississippi$124,7130.0%99.9%
79Lauderdale County, Mississippi$124,2890.0%99.9%
80Hancock County, Mississippi$110,2320.0%99.9%
81Stone County, Mississippi$101,7510.0%100.0%
82Harrison County, Mississippi$76,0930.0%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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