Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments in Montana totaled $323 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Montana Receiving Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Livestock Disaster / Emergency
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Big Horn County, Montana$18,980,7185.9%5.9%
2Glacier County, Montana$17,583,2435.4%11.3%
3Carter County, Montana$16,310,3915.1%16.4%
4Powder River County, Montana$14,977,5334.6%21.0%
5Fergus County, Montana$14,831,2934.6%25.6%
6Garfield County, Montana$14,630,8794.5%30.1%
7Rosebud County, Montana$13,896,0514.3%34.4%
8Custer County, Montana$13,386,9444.1%38.6%
9Blaine County, Montana$11,127,6593.4%42.0%
10Fallon County, Montana$9,585,1023.0%45.0%
11Phillips County, Montana$8,758,9922.7%47.7%
12Valley County, Montana$8,369,5842.6%50.3%
13Beaverhead County, Montana$8,312,4092.6%52.9%
14Dawson County, Montana$8,264,3072.6%55.4%
15Stillwater County, Montana$8,261,1522.6%58.0%
16Yellowstone County, Montana$7,994,0802.5%60.5%
17Judith Basin County, Montana$7,588,1082.4%62.8%
18Prairie County, Montana$6,656,7392.1%64.9%
19Cascade County, Montana$6,192,4281.9%66.8%
20Richland County, Montana$6,110,3381.9%68.7%
21McCone County, Montana$5,954,6701.8%70.6%
22Musselshell County, Montana$5,928,9251.8%72.4%
23Wheatland County, Montana$5,697,7781.8%74.2%
24Lake County, Montana$5,692,6891.8%75.9%
25Carbon County, Montana$5,593,2571.7%77.6%
26Meagher County, Montana$5,552,7341.7%79.4%
27Golden Valley County, Montana$5,216,6261.6%81.0%
28Wibaux County, Montana$4,182,6971.3%82.3%
29Chouteau County, Montana$4,123,9831.3%83.6%
30Teton County, Montana$3,919,4191.2%84.8%
31Roosevelt County, Montana$3,439,3511.1%85.8%
32Broadwater County, Montana$3,402,1691.1%86.9%
33Lewis and Clark County, Montana$3,348,6101.0%87.9%
34Sweet Grass County, Montana$3,292,9851.0%88.9%
35Petroleum County, Montana$3,220,6701.0%89.9%
36Madison County, Montana$3,121,9691.0%90.9%
37Hill County, Montana$3,120,1231.0%91.9%
38Treasure County, Montana$3,022,9540.9%92.8%
39Sheridan County, Montana$2,584,3180.8%93.6%
40Pondera County, Montana$2,453,9630.8%94.4%
41Powell County, Montana$2,392,2590.7%95.1%
42Toole County, Montana$2,147,4130.7%95.8%
43Gallatin County, Montana$1,883,3920.6%96.4%
44Granite County, Montana$1,721,6840.5%96.9%
45Jefferson County, Montana$1,687,8150.5%97.4%
46Park County, Montana$1,593,0800.5%97.9%
47Daniels County, Montana$1,459,7750.5%98.4%
48Sanders County, Montana$1,458,3600.5%98.8%
49Liberty County, Montana$1,257,0620.4%99.2%
50Ravalli County, Montana$826,5220.3%99.5%
51Deer Lodge County, Montana$590,3890.2%99.6%
52Missoula County, Montana$412,2670.1%99.8%
53Flathead County, Montana$359,0120.1%99.9%
54Silver Bow County, Montana$257,4040.1%100.0%
55Lincoln County, Montana$98,7060.0%100.0%
56Mineral County, Montana$17,9420.0%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 October 31, 2019.

 

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