Conservation Reserve Program payments in Mississippi totaled $1.0 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Conservation Reserve Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Panola County, Mississippi$57,935,6755.6%5.6%
2Yazoo County, Mississippi$55,985,0305.5%11.1%
3Madison County, Mississippi$40,305,2403.9%15.0%
4Quitman County, Mississippi$37,191,2343.6%18.7%
5Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$35,091,2343.4%22.1%
6Noxubee County, Mississippi$32,610,4843.2%25.3%
7Chickasaw County, Mississippi$32,258,2513.1%28.4%
8Holmes County, Mississippi$30,886,5393.0%31.4%
9Calhoun County, Mississippi$30,142,6862.9%34.3%
10Pontotoc County, Mississippi$30,106,0592.9%37.3%
11Hinds County, Mississippi$29,168,0332.8%40.1%
12Leflore County, Mississippi$24,293,8492.4%42.5%
13Monroe County, Mississippi$22,268,3602.2%44.7%
14Carroll County, Mississippi$21,978,4472.1%46.8%
15Coahoma County, Mississippi$21,341,2292.1%48.9%
16Clay County, Mississippi$20,994,6352.0%50.9%
17Lowndes County, Mississippi$18,045,0631.8%52.7%
18Union County, Mississippi$16,958,0491.7%54.3%
19Attala County, Mississippi$16,500,3271.6%55.9%
20Sharkey County, Mississippi$15,898,5961.5%57.5%
21Tate County, Mississippi$14,835,5941.4%58.9%
22Prentiss County, Mississippi$14,451,6371.4%60.4%
23Oktibbeha County, Mississippi$13,837,1701.3%61.7%
24Warren County, Mississippi$13,452,8431.3%63.0%
25Grenada County, Mississippi$13,422,3471.3%64.3%
26Marshall County, Mississippi$12,999,0961.3%65.6%
27Webster County, Mississippi$12,534,9731.2%66.8%
28Humphreys County, Mississippi$11,982,1601.2%68.0%
29Bolivar County, Mississippi$11,568,8481.1%69.1%
30Sunflower County, Mississippi$11,240,3771.1%70.2%
31Tippah County, Mississippi$11,204,0371.1%71.3%
32Adams County, Mississippi$11,058,8331.1%72.4%
33Claiborne County, Mississippi$11,034,8891.1%73.4%
34Marion County, Mississippi$10,587,7441.0%74.5%
35Walthall County, Mississippi$10,244,0161.0%75.5%
36Lafayette County, Mississippi$9,976,6721.0%76.4%
37Itawamba County, Mississippi$9,810,9221.0%77.4%
38Jones County, Mississippi$9,315,4510.9%78.3%
39Yalobusha County, Mississippi$9,207,4140.9%79.2%
40Rankin County, Mississippi$8,798,6900.9%80.1%
41Issaquena County, Mississippi$8,633,0770.8%80.9%
42Jasper County, Mississippi$8,567,1700.8%81.7%
43Scott County, Mississippi$8,563,7270.8%82.6%
44Washington County, Mississippi$8,437,1300.8%83.4%
45Pearl River County, Mississippi$8,197,8910.8%84.2%
46Kemper County, Mississippi$8,061,2370.8%85.0%
47Montgomery County, Mississippi$8,053,5490.8%85.8%
48Copiah County, Mississippi$7,787,7280.8%86.5%
49Alcorn County, Mississippi$7,654,1640.7%87.3%
50Winston County, Mississippi$7,469,2880.7%88.0%
51Newton County, Mississippi$6,894,9860.7%88.7%
52Choctaw County, Mississippi$6,784,5640.7%89.3%
53DeSoto County, Mississippi$6,714,3620.7%90.0%
54Amite County, Mississippi$6,672,4970.7%90.6%
55Leake County, Mississippi$6,151,3460.6%91.2%
56Benton County, Mississippi$5,769,5260.6%91.8%
57Covington County, Mississippi$5,511,2520.5%92.3%
58Lee County, Mississippi$5,410,5530.5%92.9%
59Smith County, Mississippi$5,102,7710.5%93.4%
60Forrest County, Mississippi$5,095,3140.5%93.9%
61Perry County, Mississippi$4,768,6630.5%94.3%
62Simpson County, Mississippi$4,711,2500.5%94.8%
63Tunica County, Mississippi$4,521,2710.4%95.2%
64Lamar County, Mississippi$4,255,3120.4%95.6%
65Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi$3,932,6350.4%96.0%
66Clarke County, Mississippi$3,826,6880.4%96.4%
67Neshoba County, Mississippi$3,780,4680.4%96.8%
68Tishomingo County, Mississippi$3,734,7200.4%97.1%
69Stone County, Mississippi$3,202,1710.3%97.4%
70Jefferson County, Mississippi$2,934,3390.3%97.7%
71Pike County, Mississippi$2,924,1970.3%98.0%
72Lincoln County, Mississippi$2,909,9050.3%98.3%
73Lawrence County, Mississippi$2,692,7830.3%98.6%
74Wilkinson County, Mississippi$2,544,0850.2%98.8%
75Lauderdale County, Mississippi$2,538,1810.2%99.1%
76George County, Mississippi$2,228,6520.2%99.3%
77Wayne County, Mississippi$2,009,2470.2%99.5%
78Franklin County, Mississippi$1,679,8020.2%99.6%
79Greene County, Mississippi$1,499,5720.1%99.8%
80Hancock County, Mississippi$1,175,3700.1%99.9%
81Jackson County, Mississippi$960,9980.1%100.0%
82Harrison County, Mississippi$172,6230.0%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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