Total Agricultural Risk Coverage payments in South Carolina totaled $63.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in South Carolina Receiving Total Agricultural Risk Coverage payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total Agricultural Risk Coverage
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Orangeburg County, South Carolina$6,960,44710.9%10.9%
2Clarendon County, South Carolina$5,640,8418.9%19.8%
3Lee County, South Carolina$5,214,9128.2%28.0%
4Sumter County, South Carolina$4,844,5367.6%35.6%
5Darlington County, South Carolina$4,564,0677.2%42.8%
6Dillon County, South Carolina$4,491,6197.1%49.8%
7Florence County, South Carolina$3,630,3715.7%55.5%
8Williamsburg County, South Carolina$3,510,6055.5%61.1%
9Marlboro County, South Carolina$2,979,8674.7%65.7%
10Allendale County, South Carolina$2,567,3714.0%69.8%
11Marion County, South Carolina$2,487,6013.9%73.7%
12Horry County, South Carolina$2,142,7633.4%77.1%
13Calhoun County, South Carolina$2,136,2513.4%80.4%
14Dorchester County, South Carolina$1,655,8152.6%83.0%
15Barnwell County, South Carolina$1,461,7662.3%85.3%
16Hampton County, South Carolina$1,396,5492.2%87.5%
17Bamberg County, South Carolina$1,112,0311.7%89.3%
18Chesterfield County, South Carolina$967,3901.5%90.8%
19Colleton County, South Carolina$860,9721.4%92.1%
20Richland County, South Carolina$743,0541.2%93.3%
21Lexington County, South Carolina$741,8031.2%94.5%
22Anderson County, South Carolina$528,8820.8%95.3%
23Aiken County, South Carolina$481,4460.8%96.1%
24Kershaw County, South Carolina$324,8380.5%96.6%
25Georgetown County, South Carolina$308,9500.5%97.1%
26Newberry County, South Carolina$265,1080.4%97.5%
27Berkeley County, South Carolina$224,1210.4%97.8%
28Spartanburg County, South Carolina$199,1820.3%98.1%
29Saluda County, South Carolina$192,0510.3%98.4%
30York County, South Carolina$183,9550.3%98.7%
31Chester County, South Carolina$166,6100.3%99.0%
32Jasper County, South Carolina$136,3350.2%99.2%
33Lancaster County, South Carolina$112,5540.2%99.4%
34Cherokee County, South Carolina$95,8450.2%99.5%
35Laurens County, South Carolina$70,8970.1%99.6%
36Oconee County, South Carolina$44,0250.1%99.7%
37Abbeville County, South Carolina$43,3850.1%99.8%
38Greenville County, South Carolina$32,9500.1%99.8%
39Edgefield County, South Carolina$32,4940.1%99.9%
40Beaufort County, South Carolina$29,1610.0%99.9%
41Pickens County, South Carolina$19,0890.0%100.0%
42Union County, South Carolina$14,8450.0%100.0%
43Greenwood County, South Carolina$6,2590.0%100.0%
44Charleston County, South Carolina$3,9100.0%100.0%
45Fairfield County, South Carolina$3,4340.0%100.0%
46McCormick County, South Carolina$2440.0%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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