Deficiency Payments in Virginia totaled $7.8 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Virginia Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Deficiency Payments
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Loudoun County, Virginia$388,8225.0%5.0%
2Chesapeake City, Virginia$332,1594.3%9.3%
3Suffolk City, Virginia$326,3074.2%13.5%
4Southampton County, Virginia$314,6514.0%17.5%
5Halifax County, Virginia$299,1103.8%21.3%
6Essex County, Virginia$266,7773.4%24.8%
7Culpeper County, Virginia$252,5663.2%28.0%
8Isle of Wight County, Virginia$250,6313.2%31.2%
9Madison County, Virginia$229,5052.9%34.2%
10Westmoreland County, Virginia$211,3712.7%36.9%
11King and Queen County, Virginia$199,4402.6%39.4%
12Sussex County, Virginia$192,2222.5%41.9%
13Virginia Beach City, Virginia$187,7392.4%44.3%
14Northumberland County, Virginia$176,3232.3%46.6%
15Rockingham County, Virginia$167,0422.1%48.7%
16King William County, Virginia$159,6462.1%50.8%
17Surry County, Virginia$151,1321.9%52.7%
18Caroline County, Virginia$129,9071.7%54.4%
19Pittsylvania County, Virginia$116,1801.5%55.9%
20Louisa County, Virginia$115,4081.5%57.4%
21Greensville County, Virginia$115,2131.5%58.9%
22Prince George County, Virginia$114,2111.5%60.3%
23Orange County, Virginia$113,8911.5%61.8%
24Richmond County, Virginia$108,9061.4%63.2%
25Brunswick County, Virginia$107,0401.4%64.6%
26Fauquier County, Virginia$102,6491.3%65.9%
27Hanover County, Virginia$101,6061.3%67.2%
28Prince Edward County, Virginia$99,8811.3%68.5%
29Augusta County, Virginia$97,2841.2%69.7%
30King George County, Virginia$91,8501.2%70.9%
31Charles City County, Virginia$90,9441.2%72.1%
32Charlotte County, Virginia$86,9981.1%73.2%
33Accomack County, Virginia$86,4981.1%74.3%
34Clarke County, Virginia$83,4931.1%75.4%
35Spotsylvania County, Virginia$81,1691.0%76.4%
36Gloucester County, Virginia$78,9461.0%77.4%
37Wythe County, Virginia$77,3611.0%78.4%
38New Kent County, Virginia$70,9320.9%79.3%
39Middlesex County, Virginia$70,5310.9%80.2%
40Campbell County, Virginia$68,9720.9%81.1%
41Dinwiddie County, Virginia$68,8470.9%82.0%
42Franklin County, Virginia$65,8090.8%82.8%
43Lancaster County, Virginia$62,9040.8%83.7%
44Goochland County, Virginia$62,4780.8%84.5%
45Mecklenburg County, Virginia$60,6670.8%85.2%
46Amelia County, Virginia$59,1140.8%86.0%
47Buckingham County, Virginia$57,1990.7%86.7%
48Lunenburg County, Virginia$57,1930.7%87.5%
49Page County, Virginia$51,9350.7%88.1%
50Bedford County, Virginia$51,2170.7%88.8%
51Powhatan County, Virginia$47,0980.6%89.4%
52Cumberland County, Virginia$46,7470.6%90.0%
53Henrico County, Virginia$45,9590.6%90.6%
54Patrick County, Virginia$45,8760.6%91.2%
55Rockbridge County, Virginia$44,8520.6%91.7%
56Smyth County, Virginia$39,9490.5%92.3%
57Montgomery County, Virginia$39,2140.5%92.8%
58Washington County, Virginia$36,2280.5%93.2%
59Botetourt County, Virginia$36,1390.5%93.7%
60Stafford County, Virginia$34,5490.4%94.1%
61Greene County, Virginia$34,3980.4%94.6%
62Prince William County, Virginia$32,9830.4%95.0%
63Rappahannock County, Virginia$28,8430.4%95.4%
64Frederick County, Virginia$27,9550.4%95.7%
65Albemarle County, Virginia$25,8240.3%96.1%
66Pulaski County, Virginia$25,0370.3%96.4%
67Shenandoah County, Virginia$23,6220.3%96.7%
68Appomattox County, Virginia$22,4250.3%97.0%
69Fluvanna County, Virginia$18,1660.2%97.2%
70Bland County, Virginia$18,1460.2%97.4%
71Nottoway County, Virginia$17,6020.2%97.7%
72Carroll County, Virginia$17,0980.2%97.9%
73Chesterfield County, Virginia$16,0410.2%98.1%
74Mathews County, Virginia$14,9380.2%98.3%
75Nelson County, Virginia$14,3570.2%98.5%
76James City County, Virginia$14,2650.2%98.7%
77Henry County, Virginia$13,3000.2%98.8%
78Scott County, Virginia$11,7570.2%99.0%
79Warren County, Virginia$10,2540.1%99.1%
80Northampton County, Virginia$10,2200.1%99.2%
81Lee County, Virginia$9,6660.1%99.4%
82Russell County, Virginia$8,0820.1%99.5%
83Grayson County, Virginia$7,9570.1%99.6%
84Floyd County, Virginia$6,8090.1%99.7%
85Amherst County, Virginia$6,6960.1%99.7%
86Alleghany County, Virginia$4,9240.1%99.8%
87Bath County, Virginia$4,3040.1%99.9%
88Craig County, Virginia$4,2590.1%99.9%
89Giles County, Virginia$2,6060.0%100.0%
90Tazewell County, Virginia$2,1360.0%100.0%
91Roanoke County, Virginia$1,0450.0%100.0%
92Highland County, Virginia$5490.0%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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