Misc. Disaster Payments in South Dakota totaled $972 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Misc. Disaster Payments
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Perkins County, South Dakota$45,582,7614.7%4.7%
2Brown County, South Dakota$45,206,8414.7%9.3%
3Meade County, South Dakota$39,704,6514.1%13.4%
4Beadle County, South Dakota$32,494,8353.3%16.8%
5Spink County, South Dakota$31,712,4073.3%20.0%
6Harding County, South Dakota$29,354,7223.0%23.0%
7Hand County, South Dakota$27,469,7852.8%25.9%
8Sully County, South Dakota$27,066,3472.8%28.7%
9Corson County, South Dakota$26,895,2902.8%31.4%
10Haakon County, South Dakota$23,718,6412.4%33.9%
11Ziebach County, South Dakota$22,698,5672.3%36.2%
12Edmunds County, South Dakota$22,533,2122.3%38.5%
13Butte County, South Dakota$22,383,0332.3%40.8%
14Pennington County, South Dakota$22,174,3992.3%43.1%
15Charles Mix County, South Dakota$20,831,0912.1%45.2%
16Potter County, South Dakota$20,074,7342.1%47.3%
17Tripp County, South Dakota$19,136,0732.0%49.3%
18Dewey County, South Dakota$18,536,1981.9%51.2%
19Stanley County, South Dakota$16,622,2881.7%52.9%
20Kingsbury County, South Dakota$16,479,3481.7%54.6%
21Hyde County, South Dakota$16,232,2441.7%56.3%
22Lyman County, South Dakota$16,157,3721.7%57.9%
23Hughes County, South Dakota$15,752,6911.6%59.5%
24Marshall County, South Dakota$15,733,3431.6%61.2%
25Aurora County, South Dakota$15,624,1951.6%62.8%
26Clark County, South Dakota$15,408,3921.6%64.4%
27Brule County, South Dakota$15,343,4111.6%65.9%
28McPherson County, South Dakota$14,307,5711.5%67.4%
29Faulk County, South Dakota$14,260,3061.5%68.9%
30Campbell County, South Dakota$14,232,4501.5%70.3%
31Bennett County, South Dakota$13,834,1061.4%71.8%
32Jackson County, South Dakota$13,541,8011.4%73.1%
33Walworth County, South Dakota$13,343,9871.4%74.5%
34Day County, South Dakota$13,320,0981.4%75.9%
35Sanborn County, South Dakota$12,310,5501.3%77.2%
36Fall River County, South Dakota$12,127,7281.2%78.4%
37Hutchinson County, South Dakota$11,956,2661.2%79.6%
38Gregory County, South Dakota$11,625,0411.2%80.8%
39Clay County, South Dakota$9,785,6071.0%81.8%
40Codington County, South Dakota$9,694,8061.0%82.8%
41Davison County, South Dakota$9,515,7851.0%83.8%
42Roberts County, South Dakota$9,328,4871.0%84.8%
43Shannon County, South Dakota$9,135,4540.9%85.7%
44Jones County, South Dakota$9,067,4410.9%86.6%
45Douglas County, South Dakota$8,823,3020.9%87.6%
46Jerauld County, South Dakota$7,976,5870.8%88.4%
47Hamlin County, South Dakota$7,922,6430.8%89.2%
48Miner County, South Dakota$7,548,9470.8%90.0%
49Bon Homme County, South Dakota$7,365,1720.8%90.7%
50Brookings County, South Dakota$7,008,4400.7%91.4%
51Hanson County, South Dakota$6,673,0050.7%92.1%
52Buffalo County, South Dakota$6,504,8480.7%92.8%
53McCook County, South Dakota$6,408,4890.7%93.5%
54Grant County, South Dakota$6,342,1600.7%94.1%
55Turner County, South Dakota$6,138,3760.6%94.7%
56Custer County, South Dakota$6,116,3160.6%95.4%
57Lake County, South Dakota$6,014,3360.6%96.0%
58Mellette County, South Dakota$5,911,3560.6%96.6%
59Yankton County, South Dakota$5,796,9220.6%97.2%
60Union County, South Dakota$5,700,8470.6%97.8%
61Deuel County, South Dakota$5,614,9660.6%98.4%
62Lincoln County, South Dakota$4,274,4680.4%98.8%
63Todd County, South Dakota$3,550,5130.4%99.2%
64Minnehaha County, South Dakota$3,424,5920.4%99.5%
65Moody County, South Dakota$3,017,6790.3%99.8%
66Lawrence County, South Dakota$1,678,9330.2%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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