Subtotal, Disaster Payments in South Carolina totaled $279 million from 1995-2019‡.

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

Rank County Subtotal, Disaster Payments
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Horry County, South Carolina$24,511,2508.8%8.8%
2Clarendon County, South Carolina$16,431,3375.9%14.7%
3Williamsburg County, South Carolina$15,802,4315.7%20.3%
4Orangeburg County, South Carolina$14,735,9075.3%25.6%
5Florence County, South Carolina$13,653,5764.9%30.5%
6Anderson County, South Carolina$11,492,2594.1%34.6%
7Darlington County, South Carolina$11,390,0784.1%38.7%
8Barnwell County, South Carolina$10,639,9923.8%42.5%
9Saluda County, South Carolina$8,923,7903.2%45.7%
10Dillon County, South Carolina$8,878,0623.2%48.9%
11Marion County, South Carolina$7,938,4072.8%51.8%
12Bamberg County, South Carolina$7,798,1132.8%54.6%
13Lee County, South Carolina$7,259,3542.6%57.2%
14Aiken County, South Carolina$7,202,7052.6%59.8%
15Laurens County, South Carolina$7,012,4512.5%62.3%
16Sumter County, South Carolina$6,767,7902.4%64.7%
17Marlboro County, South Carolina$6,685,9832.4%67.1%
18Spartanburg County, South Carolina$6,540,2792.3%69.4%
19Calhoun County, South Carolina$6,225,2112.2%71.7%
20Newberry County, South Carolina$6,096,8602.2%73.9%
21Allendale County, South Carolina$6,044,8992.2%76.0%
22Abbeville County, South Carolina$6,012,0372.2%78.2%
23Colleton County, South Carolina$5,917,4192.1%80.3%
24Edgefield County, South Carolina$4,778,1731.7%82.0%
25Hampton County, South Carolina$4,524,5071.6%83.6%
26Oconee County, South Carolina$4,373,8911.6%85.2%
27Dorchester County, South Carolina$4,224,7971.5%86.7%
28Greenville County, South Carolina$3,165,3121.1%87.9%
29Charleston County, South Carolina$3,083,0811.1%89.0%
30York County, South Carolina$3,008,8581.1%90.0%
31Chester County, South Carolina$3,006,4831.1%91.1%
32Berkeley County, South Carolina$2,861,9351.0%92.2%
33Chesterfield County, South Carolina$2,763,1421.0%93.1%
34Richland County, South Carolina$2,711,4861.0%94.1%
35Greenwood County, South Carolina$2,397,4120.9%95.0%
36Cherokee County, South Carolina$2,366,1740.8%95.8%
37Lexington County, South Carolina$2,143,9090.8%96.6%
38Georgetown County, South Carolina$1,930,1890.7%97.3%
39Pickens County, South Carolina$1,869,1660.7%98.0%
40Union County, South Carolina$1,526,3380.5%98.5%
41McCormick County, South Carolina$1,117,2720.4%98.9%
42Lancaster County, South Carolina$1,026,0770.4%99.3%
43Kershaw County, South Carolina$630,4540.2%99.5%
44Jasper County, South Carolina$564,4900.2%99.7%
45Fairfield County, South Carolina$445,6980.2%99.9%
46Beaufort County, South Carolina$389,3790.1%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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