Conservation payments in North Carolina totaled $5.9 million in 2016

Counties in North Carolina Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2016

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Halifax County, North Carolina$450,9187.7%7.7%
2Martin County, North Carolina$366,0866.3%14.0%
3Hyde County, North Carolina$336,2565.7%19.7%
4Edgecombe County, North Carolina$313,2245.3%25.0%
5Anson County, North Carolina$255,5354.4%29.4%
6Beaufort County, North Carolina$192,1733.3%32.7%
7Gates County, North Carolina$188,1523.2%35.9%
8Robeson County, North Carolina$184,3533.1%39.0%
9Northampton County, North Carolina$184,2123.1%42.2%
10Hertford County, North Carolina$178,4353.0%45.2%
11Johnston County, North Carolina$159,8412.7%48.0%
12Dare County, North Carolina$155,9122.7%50.6%
13Craven County, North Carolina$148,7622.5%53.2%
14Surry County, North Carolina$142,6312.4%55.6%
15Washington County, North Carolina$137,8942.4%58.0%
16Lenoir County, North Carolina$126,3642.2%60.1%
17Stanly County, North Carolina$121,5542.1%62.2%
18Columbus County, North Carolina$121,2102.1%64.3%
19Bladen County, North Carolina$107,4331.8%66.1%
20Franklin County, North Carolina$106,4431.8%67.9%
21Sampson County, North Carolina$102,7711.8%69.7%
22Bertie County, North Carolina$99,4171.7%71.4%
23Hoke County, North Carolina$95,7441.6%73.0%
24Cleveland County, North Carolina$94,6891.6%74.6%
25Granville County, North Carolina$93,4851.6%76.2%
26Greene County, North Carolina$80,1611.4%77.6%
27Harnett County, North Carolina$79,2091.4%78.9%
28Wilson County, North Carolina$67,1171.1%80.1%
29Cumberland County, North Carolina$62,9651.1%81.2%
30Pitt County, North Carolina$62,3201.1%82.2%
31Duplin County, North Carolina$61,9491.1%83.3%
32Nash County, North Carolina$61,2191.0%84.3%
33Tyrrell County, North Carolina$58,9371.0%85.3%
34Wayne County, North Carolina$57,1091.0%86.3%
35Scotland County, North Carolina$53,6590.9%87.2%
36Vance County, North Carolina$47,4260.8%88.0%
37Chowan County, North Carolina$39,2720.7%88.7%
38Pamlico County, North Carolina$37,9750.6%89.4%
39Union County, North Carolina$36,7130.6%90.0%
40Rutherford County, North Carolina$35,2760.6%90.6%
41Iredell County, North Carolina$34,3210.6%91.2%
42Pender County, North Carolina$34,1520.6%91.8%
43Wake County, North Carolina$30,9730.5%92.3%
44Lincoln County, North Carolina$30,7770.5%92.8%
45Moore County, North Carolina$29,7240.5%93.3%
46Richmond County, North Carolina$29,0810.5%93.8%
47Caswell County, North Carolina$28,3470.5%94.3%
48Warren County, North Carolina$28,0380.5%94.8%
49Jones County, North Carolina$25,4720.4%95.2%
50Chatham County, North Carolina$20,8230.4%95.6%
51Yadkin County, North Carolina$20,4000.3%95.9%
52Rowan County, North Carolina$19,4210.3%96.2%
53Randolph County, North Carolina$19,3950.3%96.6%
54Davidson County, North Carolina$17,8040.3%96.9%
55Onslow County, North Carolina$17,7220.3%97.2%
56Rockingham County, North Carolina$13,8170.2%97.4%
57Cabarrus County, North Carolina$13,0330.2%97.6%
58Gaston County, North Carolina$12,1070.2%97.8%
59Catawba County, North Carolina$12,0950.2%98.1%
60Perquimans County, North Carolina$10,9340.2%98.2%
61Durham County, North Carolina$9,0570.2%98.4%
62Burke County, North Carolina$8,5940.1%98.5%
63Davie County, North Carolina$8,5280.1%98.7%
64Orange County, North Carolina$8,0320.1%98.8%
65Carteret County, North Carolina$7,7910.1%99.0%
66Henderson County, North Carolina$6,4140.1%99.1%
67Polk County, North Carolina$5,9820.1%99.2%
68Person County, North Carolina$5,1810.1%99.3%
69Lee County, North Carolina$4,8400.1%99.3%
70Buncombe County, North Carolina$4,6260.1%99.4%
71Wilkes County, North Carolina$3,8190.1%99.5%
72Brunswick County, North Carolina$3,2720.1%99.5%
73Transylvania County, North Carolina$2,9770.1%99.6%
74Pasquotank County, North Carolina$2,8030.0%99.6%
75Montgomery County, North Carolina$2,7760.0%99.7%
76Alamance County, North Carolina$2,6590.0%99.7%
77Forsyth County, North Carolina$2,6130.0%99.8%
78Alexander County, North Carolina$2,5310.0%99.8%
79Madison County, North Carolina$2,4870.0%99.9%
80Stokes County, North Carolina$1,5500.0%99.9%
81Cherokee County, North Carolina$1,5480.0%99.9%
82McDowell County, North Carolina$1,4030.0%99.9%
83Macon County, North Carolina$1,1310.0%100.0%
84Currituck County, North Carolina$1,0520.0%100.0%
85Haywood County, North Carolina$4560.0%100.0%
86Camden County, North Carolina$4220.0%100.0%
87Watauga County, North Carolina$2420.0%100.0%
88Clay County, North Carolina$960.0%100.0%
89Alleghany County, North Carolina$720.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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