Total Conservation Security Program payments in North Carolina totaled $7.9 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in North Carolina Receiving Total Conservation Security Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total Conservation Security Program
Pct of
1North Carolina NRCS$7,184,32190.4%90.4%
2Halifax County, North Carolina$217,8072.7%93.2%
3Northampton County, North Carolina$176,6472.2%95.4%
4Bertie County, North Carolina$107,8251.4%96.8%
5Martin County, North Carolina$79,9531.0%97.8%
6Wayne County, North Carolina$75,6581.0%98.7%
7Harnett County, North Carolina$60,6320.8%99.5%
8Sampson County, North Carolina$18,4510.2%99.7%
9Lee County, North Carolina$11,8330.1%99.9%
10Pitt County, North Carolina$3,9740.1%99.9%
11Moore County, North Carolina$3,1960.0%100.0%
12Duplin County, North Carolina$2,7320.0%100.0%
13Cumberland County, North Carolina$1,1110.0%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.


Farm Subsidies Education