Emergency Conservation payments in Tennessee totaled $28.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dyer County, Tennessee$2,329,8938.3%8.3%
2Gibson County, Tennessee$1,691,1526.0%14.3%
3Macon County, Tennessee$1,565,0265.6%19.9%
4Obion County, Tennessee$1,270,0624.5%24.4%
5Cumberland County, Tennessee$1,226,9924.4%28.7%
6Madison County, Tennessee$1,201,1054.3%33.0%
7Hickman County, Tennessee$1,153,7544.1%37.1%
8Lincoln County, Tennessee$895,8863.2%40.3%
9Henderson County, Tennessee$808,5052.9%43.2%
10Carroll County, Tennessee$724,4952.6%45.7%
11Crockett County, Tennessee$646,4812.3%48.0%
12Tipton County, Tennessee$629,8632.2%50.3%
13Williamson County, Tennessee$587,4692.1%52.4%
14Greene County, Tennessee$581,4812.1%54.4%
15Jackson County, Tennessee$556,7652.0%56.4%
16Claiborne County, Tennessee$542,4141.9%58.3%
17Montgomery County, Tennessee$499,4521.8%60.1%
18Fentress County, Tennessee$490,7311.7%61.9%
19Lawrence County, Tennessee$454,6781.6%63.5%
20Clay County, Tennessee$439,7791.6%65.0%
21Morgan County, Tennessee$413,3151.5%66.5%
22Bradley County, Tennessee$411,9871.5%68.0%
23Pickett County, Tennessee$402,3901.4%69.4%
24Maury County, Tennessee$368,7261.3%70.7%
25Sumner County, Tennessee$362,0791.3%72.0%
26Wilson County, Tennessee$358,7201.3%73.3%
27Wayne County, Tennessee$352,7451.3%74.5%
28Trousdale County, Tennessee$303,4641.1%75.6%
29Shelby County, Tennessee$300,6611.1%76.7%
30Hardin County, Tennessee$285,1881.0%77.7%
31Overton County, Tennessee$280,3751.0%78.7%
32Dickson County, Tennessee$270,7551.0%79.7%
33Smith County, Tennessee$254,1570.9%80.6%
34Humphreys County, Tennessee$253,1020.9%81.5%
35Bledsoe County, Tennessee$234,6870.8%82.3%
36Decatur County, Tennessee$223,0760.8%83.1%
37White County, Tennessee$222,5650.8%83.9%
38Lake County, Tennessee$219,7740.8%84.7%
39Washington County, Tennessee$198,9150.7%85.4%
40Robertson County, Tennessee$191,5720.7%86.0%
41Scott County, Tennessee$190,1420.7%86.7%
42Benton County, Tennessee$178,8610.6%87.4%
43Perry County, Tennessee$177,2090.6%88.0%
44Cheatham County, Tennessee$175,8720.6%88.6%
45Stewart County, Tennessee$173,3990.6%89.2%
46Putnam County, Tennessee$170,0530.6%89.8%
47Fayette County, Tennessee$168,5310.6%90.4%
48Rutherford County, Tennessee$156,0610.6%91.0%
49Hawkins County, Tennessee$151,2420.5%91.5%
50Houston County, Tennessee$140,8470.5%92.0%
51Union County, Tennessee$127,1010.5%92.5%
52Hamilton County, Tennessee$121,8450.4%92.9%
53Moore County, Tennessee$121,8000.4%93.3%
54Giles County, Tennessee$121,2510.4%93.8%
55Johnson County, Tennessee$120,3010.4%94.2%
56DeKalb County, Tennessee$108,7780.4%94.6%
57Haywood County, Tennessee$102,6500.4%94.9%
58Grainger County, Tennessee$102,0410.4%95.3%
59McNairy County, Tennessee$91,7970.3%95.6%
60Cannon County, Tennessee$90,9240.3%96.0%
61Warren County, Tennessee$90,7340.3%96.3%
62Lewis County, Tennessee$90,7150.3%96.6%
63Bedford County, Tennessee$88,2790.3%96.9%
64Sullivan County, Tennessee$85,2350.3%97.2%
65Hancock County, Tennessee$82,6640.3%97.5%
66Carter County, Tennessee$77,0290.3%97.8%
67Henry County, Tennessee$72,0590.3%98.0%
68Weakley County, Tennessee$70,0140.2%98.3%
69Cocke County, Tennessee$65,5100.2%98.5%
70Lauderdale County, Tennessee$62,7380.2%98.8%
71Campbell County, Tennessee$46,8990.2%98.9%
72Davidson County, Tennessee$38,1760.1%99.1%
73Roane County, Tennessee$37,5770.1%99.2%
74Van Buren County, Tennessee$31,7580.1%99.3%
75Hamblen County, Tennessee$30,0280.1%99.4%
76Sequatchie County, Tennessee$23,1020.1%99.5%
77Grundy County, Tennessee$22,3690.1%99.6%
78Rhea County, Tennessee$20,3350.1%99.6%
79Coffee County, Tennessee$19,9540.1%99.7%
80Knox County, Tennessee$15,0790.1%99.8%
81Unicoi County, Tennessee$13,2670.0%99.8%
82Polk County, Tennessee$11,3000.0%99.9%
83Franklin County, Tennessee$10,9720.0%99.9%
84Anderson County, Tennessee$10,6090.0%99.9%
85Jefferson County, Tennessee$5,9130.0%100.0%
86Marshall County, Tennessee$5,6850.0%100.0%
87Marion County, Tennessee$4,3510.0%100.0%
88Chester County, Tennessee$3,5570.0%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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