Conservation Reserve Program payments in Texas totaled $3.1 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in Texas Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Conservation Reserve Program
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Deaf Smith County, Texas$142,599,6864.6%4.6%
2Gaines County, Texas$134,469,7614.3%8.9%
3Lamb County, Texas$121,663,8623.9%12.8%
4Bailey County, Texas$109,204,1013.5%16.3%
5Hale County, Texas$100,103,4653.2%19.5%
6Swisher County, Texas$99,860,8153.2%22.7%
7Floyd County, Texas$98,779,1573.2%25.9%
8Hockley County, Texas$96,830,3913.1%29.0%
9Terry County, Texas$93,451,4083.0%32.0%
10Dallam County, Texas$88,137,5712.8%34.8%
11Dawson County, Texas$85,069,1592.7%37.5%
12Castro County, Texas$83,756,7242.7%40.2%
13Sherman County, Texas$74,923,3852.4%42.6%
14Parmer County, Texas$73,932,6032.4%45.0%
15Cochran County, Texas$71,842,4702.3%47.3%
16Randall County, Texas$66,719,0342.1%49.4%
17Yoakum County, Texas$56,852,9651.8%51.2%
18Martin County, Texas$56,814,9551.8%53.1%
19Lynn County, Texas$47,351,7481.5%54.6%
20Carson County, Texas$46,854,2521.5%56.1%
21Howard County, Texas$44,861,1741.4%57.5%
22Hall County, Texas$44,391,3251.4%58.9%
23Crosby County, Texas$40,198,0551.3%60.2%
24Lubbock County, Texas$39,316,8821.3%61.5%
25Dickens County, Texas$39,150,7291.3%62.7%
26Fisher County, Texas$37,026,7901.2%63.9%
27Briscoe County, Texas$35,942,6551.2%65.1%
28Hartley County, Texas$35,696,8331.1%66.2%
29Mitchell County, Texas$35,643,4881.1%67.4%
30Scurry County, Texas$35,346,6091.1%68.5%
31Collingsworth County, Texas$34,527,2981.1%69.6%
32Jones County, Texas$33,814,1781.1%70.7%
33Ochiltree County, Texas$33,213,7341.1%71.8%
34Starr County, Texas$32,288,9561.0%72.8%
35Lipscomb County, Texas$31,037,2521.0%73.8%
36Cottle County, Texas$30,499,1191.0%74.8%
37Childress County, Texas$29,424,8220.9%75.7%
38Runnels County, Texas$28,689,8230.9%76.6%
39Hidalgo County, Texas$28,583,3850.9%77.5%
40Wheeler County, Texas$28,518,7000.9%78.5%
41Armstrong County, Texas$28,429,9070.9%79.4%
42Gray County, Texas$27,966,8990.9%80.3%
43Oldham County, Texas$23,662,9460.8%81.0%
44Andrews County, Texas$23,610,5840.8%81.8%
45Hansford County, Texas$22,805,8120.7%82.5%
46Moore County, Texas$22,406,7780.7%83.2%
47Motley County, Texas$22,377,7490.7%83.9%
48Haskell County, Texas$22,272,5020.7%84.7%
49Taylor County, Texas$22,125,8510.7%85.4%
50Stonewall County, Texas$21,451,5870.7%86.1%
51Nolan County, Texas$20,927,8030.7%86.7%
52Reeves County, Texas$19,567,0890.6%87.4%
53Kent County, Texas$19,058,1030.6%88.0%
54Garza County, Texas$18,651,7930.6%88.6%
55Donley County, Texas$18,547,9030.6%89.2%
56Hardeman County, Texas$17,339,1110.6%89.7%
57Midland County, Texas$15,163,6590.5%90.2%
58Red River County, Texas$14,000,1750.4%90.6%
59Pecos County, Texas$13,655,5200.4%91.1%
60Duval County, Texas$12,069,1620.4%91.5%
61Lamar County, Texas$11,779,6650.4%91.8%
62Concho County, Texas$11,701,9100.4%92.2%
63Foard County, Texas$10,724,7020.3%92.6%
64Hemphill County, Texas$10,461,0150.3%92.9%
65Willacy County, Texas$10,251,0520.3%93.2%
66La Salle County, Texas$9,598,7680.3%93.5%
67Wilbarger County, Texas$9,065,3990.3%93.8%
68Hill County, Texas$8,125,8510.3%94.1%
69Roberts County, Texas$7,903,9950.3%94.3%
70King County, Texas$7,823,5770.3%94.6%
71Knox County, Texas$7,732,1370.2%94.8%
72Potter County, Texas$7,173,0410.2%95.1%
73Frio County, Texas$5,554,3290.2%95.2%
74Glasscock County, Texas$5,272,5060.2%95.4%
75Jim Wells County, Texas$5,224,0410.2%95.6%
76Limestone County, Texas$5,222,2390.2%95.8%
77Zavala County, Texas$5,178,7890.2%95.9%
78Cameron County, Texas$5,167,9370.2%96.1%
79Borden County, Texas$5,061,2660.2%96.2%
80Uvalde County, Texas$4,842,4120.2%96.4%
81Coleman County, Texas$4,665,1100.1%96.6%
82Navarro County, Texas$4,512,8190.1%96.7%
83Tom Green County, Texas$4,416,7500.1%96.8%
84Reagan County, Texas$4,084,5960.1%97.0%
85Jim Hogg County, Texas$3,941,8540.1%97.1%
86Culberson County, Texas$3,589,9170.1%97.2%
87Brooks County, Texas$3,425,7080.1%97.3%
88Fannin County, Texas$3,033,3920.1%97.4%
89McCulloch County, Texas$2,920,9840.1%97.5%
90Delta County, Texas$2,872,6610.1%97.6%
91Hutchinson County, Texas$2,789,7530.1%97.7%
92Kleberg County, Texas$2,745,0180.1%97.8%
93Ellis County, Texas$2,602,6660.1%97.9%
94Schleicher County, Texas$2,584,4560.1%97.9%
95Grayson County, Texas$2,583,9760.1%98.0%
96Live Oak County, Texas$2,476,4210.1%98.1%
97Kinney County, Texas$2,406,1800.1%98.2%
98Bowie County, Texas$2,134,6620.1%98.3%
99Coke County, Texas$2,132,2150.1%98.3%
100Presidio County, Texas$2,072,8460.1%98.4%
101Callahan County, Texas$1,981,8030.1%98.5%
102Upton County, Texas$1,828,1780.1%98.5%
103Hopkins County, Texas$1,786,9970.1%98.6%
104Nueces County, Texas$1,766,5360.1%98.6%
105Baylor County, Texas$1,740,5120.1%98.7%
106Hudspeth County, Texas$1,723,0910.1%98.7%
107Brewster County, Texas$1,540,4550.0%98.8%
108Shackelford County, Texas$1,493,9790.0%98.8%
109Montague County, Texas$1,463,8980.0%98.9%
110Medina County, Texas$1,317,1860.0%98.9%
111Maverick County, Texas$1,244,4520.0%99.0%
112Dimmit County, Texas$1,191,4270.0%99.0%
113Williamson County, Texas$1,184,1570.0%99.0%
114Refugio County, Texas$1,141,2870.0%99.1%
115Bee County, Texas$1,117,8250.0%99.1%
116McLennan County, Texas$1,104,2200.0%99.1%
117Fayette County, Texas$1,100,0630.0%99.2%
118Hardin County, Texas$1,043,9460.0%99.2%
119Irion County, Texas$1,032,6440.0%99.2%
120Bell County, Texas$1,028,5170.0%99.3%
121Falls County, Texas$998,5570.0%99.3%
122Tyler County, Texas$995,0060.0%99.3%
123San Patricio County, Texas$933,4020.0%99.4%
124Atascosa County, Texas$902,9930.0%99.4%
125Clay County, Texas$900,5310.0%99.4%
126Karnes County, Texas$775,9540.0%99.5%
127Angelina County, Texas$765,8160.0%99.5%
128Throckmorton County, Texas$750,3030.0%99.5%
129Houston County, Texas$743,5120.0%99.5%
130Crockett County, Texas$733,3180.0%99.6%
131Eastland County, Texas$701,2470.0%99.6%
132Menard County, Texas$644,1230.0%99.6%
133Panola County, Texas$629,2120.0%99.6%
134Young County, Texas$593,7800.0%99.6%
135Jeff Davis County, Texas$521,3070.0%99.7%
136Bosque County, Texas$501,1770.0%99.7%
137Ward County, Texas$497,6180.0%99.7%
138Comanche County, Texas$487,3620.0%99.7%
139Brown County, Texas$473,0180.0%99.7%
140Val Verde County, Texas$418,9030.0%99.7%
141Jasper County, Texas$343,4150.0%99.7%
142Coryell County, Texas$314,2270.0%99.8%
143Cass County, Texas$297,6470.0%99.8%
144Victoria County, Texas$293,6590.0%99.8%
145Hunt County, Texas$288,7410.0%99.8%
146Sutton County, Texas$279,5450.0%99.8%
147Collin County, Texas$266,4910.0%99.8%
148Goliad County, Texas$261,6330.0%99.8%
149Rusk County, Texas$257,8360.0%99.8%
150Stephens County, Texas$244,6290.0%99.8%
151Milam County, Texas$237,7860.0%99.8%
152Mason County, Texas$234,4540.0%99.8%
153Terrell County, Texas$211,4230.0%99.8%
154San Saba County, Texas$206,2430.0%99.8%
155Newton County, Texas$205,1890.0%99.9%
156Edwards County, Texas$187,3900.0%99.9%
157Kimble County, Texas$187,3180.0%99.9%
158Colorado County, Texas$177,7240.0%99.9%
159Loving County, Texas$173,6740.0%99.9%
160Jackson County, Texas$162,0880.0%99.9%
161Erath County, Texas$157,1990.0%99.9%
162Wichita County, Texas$155,4890.0%99.9%
163Kaufman County, Texas$152,3790.0%99.9%
164Llano County, Texas$146,7580.0%99.9%
165Jack County, Texas$145,5710.0%99.9%
166Madison County, Texas$143,5280.0%99.9%
167Gillespie County, Texas$127,3930.0%99.9%
168Hamilton County, Texas$125,7270.0%99.9%
169Mills County, Texas$124,9950.0%99.9%
170Freestone County, Texas$124,1980.0%99.9%
171Washington County, Texas$106,4560.0%99.9%
172Archer County, Texas$105,8470.0%99.9%
173Johnson County, Texas$99,9840.0%99.9%
174Burnet County, Texas$78,1670.0%99.9%
175Lampasas County, Texas$76,8940.0%99.9%
176Morris County, Texas$74,9910.0%99.9%
177Sterling County, Texas$74,1360.0%99.9%
178Camp County, Texas$73,8750.0%100.0%
179Parker County, Texas$70,8340.0%100.0%
180Franklin County, Texas$68,1990.0%100.0%
181Bastrop County, Texas$65,7040.0%100.0%
182Real County, Texas$64,1290.0%100.0%
183Wharton County, Texas$62,8210.0%100.0%
184Austin County, Texas$62,7170.0%100.0%
185Nacogdoches County, Texas$62,0120.0%100.0%
186Gonzales County, Texas$61,4970.0%100.0%
187Rockwall County, Texas$60,9320.0%100.0%
188Trinity County, Texas$59,3880.0%100.0%
189Crane County, Texas$59,3050.0%100.0%
190Lavaca County, Texas$52,8390.0%100.0%
191Wood County, Texas$51,4120.0%100.0%
192Orange County, Texas$44,7210.0%100.0%
193Kendall County, Texas$44,2370.0%100.0%
194Cherokee County, Texas$42,5560.0%100.0%
195Titus County, Texas$41,9200.0%100.0%
196Bandera County, Texas$41,3110.0%100.0%
197Jefferson County, Texas$39,3220.0%100.0%
198Shelby County, Texas$37,7200.0%100.0%
199Caldwell County, Texas$37,5810.0%100.0%
200Smith County, Texas$37,1170.0%100.0%
201Travis County, Texas$35,3840.0%100.0%
202Rains County, Texas$31,7860.0%100.0%
203Cooke County, Texas$24,6100.0%100.0%
204Hays County, Texas$23,2470.0%100.0%
205Matagorda County, Texas$22,7730.0%100.0%
206Grimes County, Texas$21,3420.0%100.0%
207Kerr County, Texas$21,0190.0%100.0%
208Dallas County, Texas$18,9000.0%100.0%
209Walker County, Texas$18,0510.0%100.0%
210Wilson County, Texas$16,7040.0%100.0%
211Harrison County, Texas$16,0800.0%100.0%
212Denton County, Texas$15,8920.0%100.0%
213Van Zandt County, Texas$12,0000.0%100.0%
214Harris County, Texas$7,9510.0%100.0%
215Anderson County, Texas$7,7880.0%100.0%
216Wise County, Texas$7,7760.0%100.0%
217Leon County, Texas$6,9110.0%100.0%
218Upshur County, Texas$5,6620.0%100.0%
219Webb County, Texas$5,6530.0%100.0%
220Polk County, Texas$2,1000.0%100.0%
221Somervell County, Texas$1,7280.0%100.0%
222Guadalupe County, Texas$1,2630.0%100.0%
223Palo Pinto County, Texas$8680.0%100.0%
224Blanco County, Texas$6310.0%100.0%
225DeWitt County, Texas$2680.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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