Water Bank Program payments in Mississippi totaled $942,377 from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving Water Bank Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Water Bank Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Leflore County, Mississippi$203,75021.6%21.6%
2Humphreys County, Mississippi$74,4317.9%29.5%
3Attala County, Mississippi$69,7527.4%36.9%
4Coahoma County, Mississippi$61,9136.6%43.5%
5Yazoo County, Mississippi$59,4086.3%49.8%
6Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$59,0506.3%56.1%
7Tunica County, Mississippi$54,9085.8%61.9%
8Holmes County, Mississippi$52,5005.6%67.5%
9Montgomery County, Mississippi$49,7555.3%72.7%
10Sunflower County, Mississippi$48,0195.1%77.8%
11Issaquena County, Mississippi$38,3684.1%81.9%
12Quitman County, Mississippi$32,5783.5%85.4%
13Marshall County, Mississippi$27,5562.9%88.3%
14Carroll County, Mississippi$23,0932.5%90.7%
15Sharkey County, Mississippi$21,4982.3%93.0%
16Grenada County, Mississippi$18,3681.9%95.0%
17Washington County, Mississippi$17,7661.9%96.9%
18Panola County, Mississippi$17,3091.8%98.7%
19DeSoto County, Mississippi$6,6010.7%99.4%
20Bolivar County, Mississippi$5,7540.6%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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