Misc. Disaster Payments in North Carolina totaled $494 million from 1995-2019‡.

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

Rank County Misc. Disaster Payments
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Sampson County, North Carolina$48,396,7819.8%9.8%
2Columbus County, North Carolina$25,345,5785.1%14.9%
3Nash County, North Carolina$22,243,7664.5%19.4%
4Edgecombe County, North Carolina$21,292,6194.3%23.7%
5Johnston County, North Carolina$20,971,5964.2%28.0%
6Duplin County, North Carolina$19,929,7474.0%32.0%
7Henderson County, North Carolina$19,371,9173.9%35.9%
8Robeson County, North Carolina$16,587,6773.4%39.3%
9Pitt County, North Carolina$15,260,5263.1%42.4%
10Wayne County, North Carolina$15,214,7493.1%45.4%
11Wilson County, North Carolina$14,052,7232.8%48.3%
12Beaufort County, North Carolina$12,541,9962.5%50.8%
13Lenoir County, North Carolina$11,516,3262.3%53.1%
14Harnett County, North Carolina$10,565,6002.1%55.3%
15Cumberland County, North Carolina$9,248,7831.9%57.1%
16Bladen County, North Carolina$9,024,4871.8%59.0%
17Greene County, North Carolina$8,767,2601.8%60.7%
18Halifax County, North Carolina$8,347,4481.7%62.4%
19Craven County, North Carolina$8,247,7461.7%64.1%
20Hyde County, North Carolina$7,424,6311.5%65.6%
21Cleveland County, North Carolina$7,367,0611.5%67.1%
22Jones County, North Carolina$7,329,0971.5%68.6%
23Martin County, North Carolina$7,027,7151.4%70.0%
24Northampton County, North Carolina$6,152,3351.2%71.2%
25Wake County, North Carolina$5,243,3721.1%72.3%
26Washington County, North Carolina$5,008,1811.0%73.3%
27Bertie County, North Carolina$4,991,5661.0%74.3%
28Union County, North Carolina$4,580,2320.9%75.3%
29Onslow County, North Carolina$4,305,5760.9%76.1%
30Madison County, North Carolina$4,160,9800.8%77.0%
31Brunswick County, North Carolina$3,991,2480.8%77.8%
32Hertford County, North Carolina$3,595,3390.7%78.5%
33Pender County, North Carolina$3,459,0450.7%79.2%
34Person County, North Carolina$3,123,7490.6%79.8%
35Buncombe County, North Carolina$3,123,5640.6%80.5%
36Franklin County, North Carolina$3,123,0020.6%81.1%
37Granville County, North Carolina$3,122,8960.6%81.7%
38Yancey County, North Carolina$3,054,5490.6%82.3%
39Tyrrell County, North Carolina$2,936,8260.6%82.9%
40Pasquotank County, North Carolina$2,829,7700.6%83.5%
41Lee County, North Carolina$2,772,8210.6%84.1%
42Scotland County, North Carolina$2,766,1550.6%84.6%
43Hoke County, North Carolina$2,732,2970.6%85.2%
44Polk County, North Carolina$2,709,2860.5%85.7%
45Chowan County, North Carolina$2,541,2160.5%86.2%
46Warren County, North Carolina$2,486,3110.5%86.8%
47Surry County, North Carolina$2,337,7250.5%87.2%
48Yadkin County, North Carolina$2,128,8130.4%87.7%
49Cherokee County, North Carolina$2,119,4840.4%88.1%
50Gates County, North Carolina$2,119,3080.4%88.5%
51Caldwell County, North Carolina$2,109,2700.4%88.9%
52Pamlico County, North Carolina$2,037,8330.4%89.4%
53Caswell County, North Carolina$2,009,9690.4%89.8%
54Haywood County, North Carolina$1,971,5790.4%90.2%
55Carteret County, North Carolina$1,896,2710.4%90.5%
56Iredell County, North Carolina$1,859,5550.4%90.9%
57Lincoln County, North Carolina$1,821,4100.4%91.3%
58Orange County, North Carolina$1,819,7160.4%91.7%
59Rutherford County, North Carolina$1,754,8890.4%92.0%
60Ashe County, North Carolina$1,753,4600.4%92.4%
61Guilford County, North Carolina$1,726,2700.3%92.7%
62Stanly County, North Carolina$1,701,1800.3%93.1%
63Richmond County, North Carolina$1,644,0750.3%93.4%
64Perquimans County, North Carolina$1,635,4780.3%93.7%
65Rockingham County, North Carolina$1,533,8540.3%94.0%
66Rowan County, North Carolina$1,495,8240.3%94.3%
67Alexander County, North Carolina$1,471,1410.3%94.6%
68Moore County, North Carolina$1,465,6150.3%94.9%
69Anson County, North Carolina$1,422,7880.3%95.2%
70Burke County, North Carolina$1,369,9040.3%95.5%
71Chatham County, North Carolina$1,315,3840.3%95.8%
72Mitchell County, North Carolina$1,272,1410.3%96.0%
73Stokes County, North Carolina$1,269,5930.3%96.3%
74Alamance County, North Carolina$1,199,2550.2%96.5%
75Wilkes County, North Carolina$1,171,0190.2%96.8%
76Swain County, North Carolina$1,025,1720.2%97.0%
77Vance County, North Carolina$980,0130.2%97.2%
78Camden County, North Carolina$975,8690.2%97.4%
79Macon County, North Carolina$914,2230.2%97.5%
80Transylvania County, North Carolina$887,3400.2%97.7%
81McDowell County, North Carolina$848,9530.2%97.9%
82Cabarrus County, North Carolina$842,0110.2%98.1%
83Randolph County, North Carolina$837,2150.2%98.2%
84Davidson County, North Carolina$798,0510.2%98.4%
85Watauga County, North Carolina$783,7080.2%98.5%
86Jackson County, North Carolina$772,0670.2%98.7%
87Forsyth County, North Carolina$668,7870.1%98.8%
88Catawba County, North Carolina$664,9920.1%99.0%
89Davie County, North Carolina$652,0310.1%99.1%
90Durham County, North Carolina$642,2810.1%99.2%
91Alleghany County, North Carolina$612,4040.1%99.4%
92Currituck County, North Carolina$576,8560.1%99.5%
93Avery County, North Carolina$558,6010.1%99.6%
94Montgomery County, North Carolina$493,1620.1%99.7%
95Dare County, North Carolina$433,0820.1%99.8%
96Clay County, North Carolina$414,0540.1%99.9%
97Graham County, North Carolina$309,5040.1%99.9%
98Gaston County, North Carolina$188,6730.0%100.0%
99Mecklenburg County, North Carolina$102,3150.0%100.0%
100New Hanover County, North Carolina$84,6030.0%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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