Conservation payments in Pennsylvania totaled $17.2 million in 2019

Counties in Pennsylvania Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2019

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bradford County, Pennsylvania$1,443,1238.4%8.4%
2Lycoming County, Pennsylvania$1,274,8107.4%15.8%
3Lancaster County, Pennsylvania$1,093,2766.3%22.1%
4Tioga County, Pennsylvania$995,5355.8%27.9%
5Northumberland County, Pennsylvania$767,5624.5%32.4%
6Columbia County, Pennsylvania$706,9624.1%36.5%
7Berks County, Pennsylvania$666,9103.9%40.3%
8Potter County, Pennsylvania$570,1213.3%43.6%
9Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania$523,1463.0%46.7%
10Franklin County, Pennsylvania$479,1912.8%49.5%
11York County, Pennsylvania$474,3582.8%52.2%
12Bedford County, Pennsylvania$471,8322.7%55.0%
13Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania$397,5552.3%57.3%
14Centre County, Pennsylvania$371,7762.2%59.4%
15Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania$351,8792.0%61.5%
16Erie County, Pennsylvania$343,5002.0%63.5%
17Cumberland County, Pennsylvania$340,9372.0%65.4%
18Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania$290,4391.7%67.1%
19Cambria County, Pennsylvania$287,6181.7%68.8%
20Indiana County, Pennsylvania$287,2531.7%70.5%
21Juniata County, Pennsylvania$285,4731.7%72.1%
22Montour County, Pennsylvania$276,7821.6%73.7%
23Somerset County, Pennsylvania$270,0601.6%75.3%
24Blair County, Pennsylvania$251,1281.5%76.8%
25Mifflin County, Pennsylvania$235,3081.4%78.1%
26Luzerne County, Pennsylvania$218,3901.3%79.4%
27Washington County, Pennsylvania$213,8161.2%80.6%
28Fayette County, Pennsylvania$213,1471.2%81.9%
29Clarion County, Pennsylvania$195,3031.1%83.0%
30Chester County, Pennsylvania$183,9261.1%84.1%
31Adams County, Pennsylvania$183,3801.1%85.1%
32Crawford County, Pennsylvania$162,5220.9%86.1%
33Dauphin County, Pennsylvania$157,3840.9%87.0%
34Snyder County, Pennsylvania$155,8820.9%87.9%
35Perry County, Pennsylvania$152,2900.9%88.8%
36Armstrong County, Pennsylvania$150,5480.9%89.7%
37Fulton County, Pennsylvania$149,1520.9%90.5%
38Butler County, Pennsylvania$139,8300.8%91.3%
39McKean County, Pennsylvania$129,4770.8%92.1%
40Lebanon County, Pennsylvania$123,8360.7%92.8%
41Venango County, Pennsylvania$121,9800.7%93.5%
42Mercer County, Pennsylvania$114,8900.7%94.2%
43Union County, Pennsylvania$114,8440.7%94.8%
44Wyoming County, Pennsylvania$107,8130.6%95.5%
45Clearfield County, Pennsylvania$105,9460.6%96.1%
46Jefferson County, Pennsylvania$89,8280.5%96.6%
47Clinton County, Pennsylvania$86,4370.5%97.1%
48Wayne County, Pennsylvania$82,5100.5%97.6%
49Lawrence County, Pennsylvania$72,9830.4%98.0%
50Warren County, Pennsylvania$69,4170.4%98.4%
51Sullivan County, Pennsylvania$68,2690.4%98.8%
52Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania$55,9990.3%99.1%
53Beaver County, Pennsylvania$54,7490.3%99.5%
54Greene County, Pennsylvania$35,2260.2%99.7%
55Carbon County, Pennsylvania$32,1480.2%99.8%
56Lehigh County, Pennsylvania$15,7600.1%99.9%
57Montgomery County, Pennsylvania$2,6870.0%100.0%
58Allegheny County, Pennsylvania$2,3700.0%100.0%
59Forest County, Pennsylvania$1,9840.0%100.0%
60Northampton County, Pennsylvania$1,1730.0%100.0%
61Elk County, Pennsylvania$9590.0%100.0%
62Bucks County, Pennsylvania$5750.0%100.0%
63Cameron County, Pennsylvania$5070.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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