Subtotal, Disaster Payments in North Carolina totaled $670 million from 1995-2019‡.

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

Rank County Subtotal, Disaster Payments
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Sampson County, North Carolina$58,401,9628.7%8.7%
2Columbus County, North Carolina$33,764,5285.0%13.8%
3Duplin County, North Carolina$26,804,7474.0%17.8%
4Nash County, North Carolina$24,865,2993.7%21.5%
5Johnston County, North Carolina$24,218,5083.6%25.1%
6Edgecombe County, North Carolina$23,290,5673.5%28.5%
7Beaufort County, North Carolina$21,997,3853.3%31.8%
8Henderson County, North Carolina$20,368,2183.0%34.9%
9Robeson County, North Carolina$19,886,4423.0%37.8%
10Wayne County, North Carolina$19,632,7112.9%40.8%
11Pitt County, North Carolina$18,805,8332.8%43.6%
12Martin County, North Carolina$15,690,5902.3%45.9%
13Lenoir County, North Carolina$15,476,1372.3%48.2%
14Wilson County, North Carolina$14,728,9402.2%50.4%
15Northampton County, North Carolina$14,707,3752.2%52.6%
16Harnett County, North Carolina$14,422,7302.2%54.8%
17Halifax County, North Carolina$12,247,8031.8%56.6%
18Cumberland County, North Carolina$12,134,6121.8%58.4%
19Jones County, North Carolina$11,317,3331.7%60.1%
20Bladen County, North Carolina$11,211,5941.7%61.8%
21Greene County, North Carolina$10,762,5101.6%63.4%
22Cleveland County, North Carolina$10,422,0011.6%64.9%
23Craven County, North Carolina$10,281,8371.5%66.5%
24Bertie County, North Carolina$10,191,2631.5%68.0%
25Hyde County, North Carolina$9,573,6351.4%69.4%
26Washington County, North Carolina$6,627,6681.0%70.4%
27Wake County, North Carolina$6,271,5990.9%71.3%
28Hertford County, North Carolina$5,690,0020.8%72.2%
29Person County, North Carolina$5,493,8900.8%73.0%
30Union County, North Carolina$5,372,5500.8%73.8%
31Onslow County, North Carolina$5,327,4740.8%74.6%
32Madison County, North Carolina$5,232,1340.8%75.4%
33Brunswick County, North Carolina$4,999,7620.7%76.1%
34Pender County, North Carolina$4,561,1700.7%76.8%
35Granville County, North Carolina$4,237,4400.6%77.4%
36Surry County, North Carolina$4,207,9570.6%78.1%
37Haywood County, North Carolina$4,152,1080.6%78.7%
38Yadkin County, North Carolina$4,146,4150.6%79.3%
39Buncombe County, North Carolina$4,113,4470.6%79.9%
40Caldwell County, North Carolina$3,989,7060.6%80.5%
41Yancey County, North Carolina$3,900,1140.6%81.1%
42Franklin County, North Carolina$3,898,8940.6%81.7%
43Guilford County, North Carolina$3,878,4050.6%82.3%
44Warren County, North Carolina$3,783,3100.6%82.8%
45Tyrrell County, North Carolina$3,670,6380.5%83.4%
46Iredell County, North Carolina$3,607,6450.5%83.9%
47Lee County, North Carolina$3,568,1170.5%84.4%
48Cherokee County, North Carolina$3,425,1070.5%84.9%
49Pasquotank County, North Carolina$3,381,6160.5%85.5%
50Chowan County, North Carolina$3,306,2900.5%85.9%
51Randolph County, North Carolina$3,259,1430.5%86.4%
52Chatham County, North Carolina$3,237,6840.5%86.9%
53Gates County, North Carolina$3,231,8770.5%87.4%
54Rutherford County, North Carolina$3,222,9980.5%87.9%
55Caswell County, North Carolina$3,199,5470.5%88.4%
56Scotland County, North Carolina$3,176,8390.5%88.8%
57Polk County, North Carolina$3,023,0240.5%89.3%
58Lincoln County, North Carolina$2,920,5430.4%89.7%
59Hoke County, North Carolina$2,826,4210.4%90.1%
60Orange County, North Carolina$2,816,1880.4%90.6%
61Pamlico County, North Carolina$2,714,2260.4%91.0%
62Rockingham County, North Carolina$2,705,8530.4%91.4%
63Burke County, North Carolina$2,682,2280.4%91.8%
64Perquimans County, North Carolina$2,607,2790.4%92.2%
65Ashe County, North Carolina$2,563,9530.4%92.5%
66Wilkes County, North Carolina$2,399,6500.4%92.9%
67Rowan County, North Carolina$2,372,4420.4%93.2%
68Stanly County, North Carolina$2,330,8010.3%93.6%
69Alamance County, North Carolina$2,324,4080.3%93.9%
70Stokes County, North Carolina$2,297,6700.3%94.3%
71Carteret County, North Carolina$2,240,0920.3%94.6%
72Alexander County, North Carolina$2,179,2490.3%94.9%
73Anson County, North Carolina$2,163,1470.3%95.3%
74Moore County, North Carolina$2,091,9800.3%95.6%
75Catawba County, North Carolina$1,925,0230.3%95.9%
76Alleghany County, North Carolina$1,913,8250.3%96.2%
77Richmond County, North Carolina$1,793,4460.3%96.4%
78Watauga County, North Carolina$1,637,5490.2%96.7%
79Cabarrus County, North Carolina$1,633,7470.2%96.9%
80Mitchell County, North Carolina$1,582,4160.2%97.1%
81Macon County, North Carolina$1,516,1660.2%97.4%
82Davidson County, North Carolina$1,473,7470.2%97.6%
83Vance County, North Carolina$1,460,0220.2%97.8%
84Jackson County, North Carolina$1,383,9160.2%98.0%
85McDowell County, North Carolina$1,376,7340.2%98.2%
86Forsyth County, North Carolina$1,339,9510.2%98.4%
87Davie County, North Carolina$1,269,4860.2%98.6%
88Swain County, North Carolina$1,135,8350.2%98.8%
89Transylvania County, North Carolina$1,070,1090.2%98.9%
90Clay County, North Carolina$1,058,7260.2%99.1%
91Camden County, North Carolina$1,024,9070.2%99.2%
92Gaston County, North Carolina$884,5500.1%99.4%
93Avery County, North Carolina$772,4730.1%99.5%
94Durham County, North Carolina$725,4760.1%99.6%
95Montgomery County, North Carolina$689,8360.1%99.7%
96Currituck County, North Carolina$640,6350.1%99.8%
97Graham County, North Carolina$515,9710.1%99.9%
98Dare County, North Carolina$436,9450.1%99.9%
99Mecklenburg County, North Carolina$265,9090.0%100.0%
100New Hanover County, North Carolina$95,3140.0%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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