Emergency Conservation payments in Tennessee totaled $27.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dyer County, Tennessee$2,329,8938.4%8.4%
2Gibson County, Tennessee$1,691,1526.1%14.6%
3Macon County, Tennessee$1,523,2525.5%20.1%
4Obion County, Tennessee$1,270,0624.6%24.7%
5Cumberland County, Tennessee$1,226,9924.4%29.1%
6Madison County, Tennessee$1,201,1054.3%33.5%
7Hickman County, Tennessee$1,152,6424.2%37.6%
8Lincoln County, Tennessee$894,2283.2%40.9%
9Henderson County, Tennessee$808,5052.9%43.8%
10Carroll County, Tennessee$724,4952.6%46.4%
11Crockett County, Tennessee$646,4812.3%48.8%
12Tipton County, Tennessee$629,8632.3%51.1%
13Williamson County, Tennessee$587,4692.1%53.2%
14Greene County, Tennessee$581,4812.1%55.3%
15Jackson County, Tennessee$548,5452.0%57.3%
16Montgomery County, Tennessee$495,1651.8%59.1%
17Fentress County, Tennessee$490,7311.8%60.8%
18Claiborne County, Tennessee$470,1291.7%62.5%
19Clay County, Tennessee$439,7791.6%64.1%
20Lawrence County, Tennessee$435,7941.6%65.7%
21Morgan County, Tennessee$413,3151.5%67.2%
22Bradley County, Tennessee$411,9871.5%68.7%
23Pickett County, Tennessee$402,3901.5%70.2%
24Maury County, Tennessee$368,7261.3%71.5%
25Sumner County, Tennessee$362,0791.3%72.8%
26Wilson County, Tennessee$358,7201.3%74.1%
27Wayne County, Tennessee$352,7451.3%75.4%
28Trousdale County, Tennessee$303,4641.1%76.5%
29Shelby County, Tennessee$300,6611.1%77.6%
30Overton County, Tennessee$280,3751.0%78.6%
31Hardin County, Tennessee$263,9391.0%79.5%
32Smith County, Tennessee$254,1570.9%80.5%
33Humphreys County, Tennessee$243,9560.9%81.4%
34Dickson County, Tennessee$220,5610.8%82.1%
35Lake County, Tennessee$219,7740.8%82.9%
36White County, Tennessee$211,8660.8%83.7%
37Washington County, Tennessee$198,9150.7%84.4%
38Robertson County, Tennessee$191,5720.7%85.1%
39Scott County, Tennessee$190,1420.7%85.8%
40Decatur County, Tennessee$188,6390.7%86.5%
41Bledsoe County, Tennessee$187,8950.7%87.2%
42Benton County, Tennessee$178,8610.6%87.8%
43Perry County, Tennessee$177,2090.6%88.5%
44Cheatham County, Tennessee$175,8720.6%89.1%
45Stewart County, Tennessee$173,3990.6%89.7%
46Fayette County, Tennessee$168,5310.6%90.3%
47Putnam County, Tennessee$165,0440.6%90.9%
48Rutherford County, Tennessee$156,0610.6%91.5%
49Houston County, Tennessee$137,6030.5%92.0%
50Hamilton County, Tennessee$121,8450.4%92.4%
51Moore County, Tennessee$121,8000.4%92.9%
52Giles County, Tennessee$121,2510.4%93.3%
53Johnson County, Tennessee$120,3010.4%93.8%
54DeKalb County, Tennessee$108,7780.4%94.2%
55Haywood County, Tennessee$102,6500.4%94.5%
56Union County, Tennessee$99,5980.4%94.9%
57McNairy County, Tennessee$91,3110.3%95.2%
58Cannon County, Tennessee$90,9240.3%95.5%
59Warren County, Tennessee$90,7340.3%95.9%
60Lewis County, Tennessee$90,7150.3%96.2%
61Bedford County, Tennessee$88,2790.3%96.5%
62Sullivan County, Tennessee$85,2350.3%96.8%
63Hawkins County, Tennessee$78,5920.3%97.1%
64Hancock County, Tennessee$77,4030.3%97.4%
65Carter County, Tennessee$77,0290.3%97.7%
66Henry County, Tennessee$72,0590.3%97.9%
67Weakley County, Tennessee$70,0140.3%98.2%
68Cocke County, Tennessee$65,5100.2%98.4%
69Lauderdale County, Tennessee$62,7380.2%98.7%
70Grainger County, Tennessee$58,7890.2%98.9%
71Campbell County, Tennessee$46,8990.2%99.0%
72Davidson County, Tennessee$38,1760.1%99.2%
73Roane County, Tennessee$37,5770.1%99.3%
74Van Buren County, Tennessee$31,7580.1%99.4%
75Sequatchie County, Tennessee$23,1020.1%99.5%
76Hamblen County, Tennessee$21,0670.1%99.6%
77Rhea County, Tennessee$20,3350.1%99.7%
78Coffee County, Tennessee$19,9540.1%99.7%
79Knox County, Tennessee$13,9170.1%99.8%
80Unicoi County, Tennessee$13,2670.0%99.8%
81Polk County, Tennessee$11,3000.0%99.9%
82Franklin County, Tennessee$10,9720.0%99.9%
83Anderson County, Tennessee$10,6090.0%100.0%
84Marshall County, Tennessee$5,6850.0%100.0%
85Marion County, Tennessee$4,3510.0%100.0%
86Chester County, Tennessee$3,5570.0%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 October 31, 2019.

 

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