Misc. Disaster Payments in South Carolina totaled $249 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in South Carolina Receiving Misc. Disaster Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Misc. Disaster Payments
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Horry County, South Carolina$23,237,3429.3%9.3%
2Orangeburg County, South Carolina$15,504,1826.2%15.5%
3Florence County, South Carolina$15,036,5786.0%21.6%
4Williamsburg County, South Carolina$14,353,6485.8%27.3%
5Darlington County, South Carolina$13,719,4375.5%32.8%
6Clarendon County, South Carolina$12,739,8895.1%37.9%
7Barnwell County, South Carolina$9,622,0743.9%41.8%
8Dillon County, South Carolina$9,517,0403.8%45.6%
9Lee County, South Carolina$8,274,1923.3%48.9%
10Saluda County, South Carolina$8,116,2583.3%52.2%
11Marlboro County, South Carolina$8,109,1913.3%55.4%
12Marion County, South Carolina$7,409,3143.0%58.4%
13Bamberg County, South Carolina$7,211,4272.9%61.3%
14Calhoun County, South Carolina$6,990,7042.8%64.1%
15Spartanburg County, South Carolina$6,896,6492.8%66.9%
16Sumter County, South Carolina$6,579,5882.6%69.5%
17Aiken County, South Carolina$6,227,7102.5%72.0%
18Anderson County, South Carolina$5,717,9252.3%74.3%
19Allendale County, South Carolina$5,577,1892.2%76.5%
20Colleton County, South Carolina$5,397,4872.2%78.7%
21Edgefield County, South Carolina$4,875,0702.0%80.7%
22Hampton County, South Carolina$4,340,5431.7%82.4%
23Dorchester County, South Carolina$4,199,0641.7%84.1%
24Chesterfield County, South Carolina$3,771,3141.5%85.6%
25Laurens County, South Carolina$3,721,8711.5%87.1%
26Charleston County, South Carolina$3,012,6221.2%88.3%
27Abbeville County, South Carolina$2,841,0291.1%89.4%
28Newberry County, South Carolina$2,655,3751.1%90.5%
29Richland County, South Carolina$2,438,1511.0%91.5%
30Greenville County, South Carolina$2,421,6771.0%92.5%
31Berkeley County, South Carolina$2,309,3410.9%93.4%
32Oconee County, South Carolina$2,147,0390.9%94.2%
33Lexington County, South Carolina$1,858,4560.7%95.0%
34York County, South Carolina$1,849,2870.7%95.7%
35Cherokee County, South Carolina$1,719,1040.7%96.4%
36Georgetown County, South Carolina$1,642,2320.7%97.1%
37Chester County, South Carolina$1,601,3660.6%97.7%
38Pickens County, South Carolina$1,319,7580.5%98.3%
39Union County, South Carolina$1,015,3030.4%98.7%
40Greenwood County, South Carolina$994,1040.4%99.1%
41Jasper County, South Carolina$499,9710.2%99.3%
42McCormick County, South Carolina$450,1550.2%99.4%
43Kershaw County, South Carolina$435,7220.2%99.6%
44Lancaster County, South Carolina$399,1360.2%99.8%
45Beaufort County, South Carolina$373,9500.1%99.9%
46Fairfield County, South Carolina$190,3610.1%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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