Emergency Conservation payments in Mississippi totaled $51.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Pearl River County, Mississippi$5,981,96111.6%11.6%
2Walthall County, Mississippi$2,986,0765.8%17.4%
3Noxubee County, Mississippi$2,836,7715.5%22.9%
4Lamar County, Mississippi$2,658,8145.2%28.1%
5Forrest County, Mississippi$2,640,0665.1%33.2%
6George County, Mississippi$2,175,6274.2%37.5%
7Stone County, Mississippi$2,091,2124.1%41.5%
8Hancock County, Mississippi$2,063,9054.0%45.5%
9Perry County, Mississippi$1,904,9823.7%49.2%
10Jones County, Mississippi$1,546,7803.0%52.2%
11Harrison County, Mississippi$1,235,9572.4%54.6%
12Covington County, Mississippi$1,210,2542.4%57.0%
13Marion County, Mississippi$1,169,9732.3%59.3%
14Pike County, Mississippi$1,062,4862.1%61.3%
15Jackson County, Mississippi$1,032,3742.0%63.3%
16Smith County, Mississippi$1,007,4522.0%65.3%
17Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$978,0581.9%67.2%
18Wayne County, Mississippi$893,3651.7%68.9%
19Lowndes County, Mississippi$876,3541.7%70.6%
20Chickasaw County, Mississippi$858,7341.7%72.3%
21Kemper County, Mississippi$826,1401.6%73.9%
22Winston County, Mississippi$813,9531.6%75.5%
23Lawrence County, Mississippi$805,7361.6%77.1%
24Jasper County, Mississippi$767,7021.5%78.6%
25Simpson County, Mississippi$766,3891.5%80.0%
26Greene County, Mississippi$686,1251.3%81.4%
27Hinds County, Mississippi$658,1141.3%82.7%
28Clay County, Mississippi$564,0891.1%83.8%
29Lincoln County, Mississippi$551,4901.1%84.8%
30Amite County, Mississippi$504,4811.0%85.8%
31Newton County, Mississippi$499,5681.0%86.8%
32Clarke County, Mississippi$439,3310.9%87.6%
33Yazoo County, Mississippi$413,2510.8%88.4%
34Scott County, Mississippi$397,6460.8%89.2%
35Monroe County, Mississippi$379,6690.7%89.9%
36Neshoba County, Mississippi$355,3570.7%90.6%
37Leake County, Mississippi$318,6800.6%91.3%
38Choctaw County, Mississippi$316,6810.6%91.9%
39Holmes County, Mississippi$292,6610.6%92.4%
40Coahoma County, Mississippi$264,5570.5%93.0%
41Tippah County, Mississippi$243,6920.5%93.4%
42Marshall County, Mississippi$233,7760.5%93.9%
43Lafayette County, Mississippi$228,8300.4%94.3%
44Adams County, Mississippi$216,6260.4%94.7%
45Rankin County, Mississippi$212,0280.4%95.2%
46Copiah County, Mississippi$192,9020.4%95.5%
47Lauderdale County, Mississippi$186,7730.4%95.9%
48Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$185,8890.4%96.3%
49Attala County, Mississippi$179,3800.3%96.6%
50Alcorn County, Mississippi$178,0560.3%97.0%
51Union County, Mississippi$162,9530.3%97.3%
52Webster County, Mississippi$154,9780.3%97.6%
53Warren County, Mississippi$125,8460.2%97.8%
54Washington County, Mississippi$124,6000.2%98.1%
55Wilkinson County, Mississippi$115,4450.2%98.3%
56Madison County, Mississippi$112,4940.2%98.5%
57Montgomery County, Mississippi$105,8550.2%98.7%
58Claiborne County, Mississippi$93,8980.2%98.9%
59Carroll County, Mississippi$73,3800.1%99.0%
60Jefferson County, Mississippi$54,1970.1%99.1%
61Calhoun County, Mississippi$53,8050.1%99.2%
62Benton County, Mississippi$43,3140.1%99.3%
63Itawamba County, Mississippi$41,9230.1%99.4%
64Pontotoc County, Mississippi$36,9650.1%99.5%
65Tishomingo County, Mississippi$36,8990.1%99.5%
66Prentiss County, Mississippi$35,0380.1%99.6%
67Lee County, Mississippi$32,7350.1%99.7%
68Sharkey County, Mississippi$30,2010.1%99.7%
69Bolivar County, Mississippi$29,9730.1%99.8%
70Leflore County, Mississippi$25,7170.0%99.8%
71Quitman County, Mississippi$25,3810.0%99.9%
72Franklin County, Mississippi$19,7830.0%99.9%
73Issaquena County, Mississippi$17,0670.0%100.0%
74Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$8,9600.0%100.0%
75Sunflower County, Mississippi$3,8580.0%100.0%
76Humphreys County, Mississippi$1,5460.0%100.0%
77Panola County, Mississippi$1,3310.0%100.0%
78Yalobusha County, Mississippi$7660.0%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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