Env. Quality Incentive Program payments in Virginia totaled $61.9 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Virginia Receiving Env. Quality Incentive Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Env. Quality Incentive Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Virginia NRCS$37,408,57660.5%60.5%
2Washington County, Virginia$2,525,5304.1%64.5%
3Smyth County, Virginia$2,390,1223.9%68.4%
4Rockingham County, Virginia$1,514,0222.4%70.9%
5Lee County, Virginia$1,180,3931.9%72.8%
6Accomack County, Virginia$1,028,9361.7%74.4%
7Augusta County, Virginia$1,022,0041.7%76.1%
8Tazewell County, Virginia$674,0501.1%77.2%
9Grayson County, Virginia$624,4441.0%78.2%
10Franklin County, Virginia$614,7831.0%79.2%
11Russell County, Virginia$519,0190.8%80.0%
12Culpeper County, Virginia$493,0400.8%80.8%
13Pittsylvania County, Virginia$457,2150.7%81.5%
14Greensville County, Virginia$441,9540.7%82.3%
15Sussex County, Virginia$436,4050.7%83.0%
16Carroll County, Virginia$409,3410.7%83.6%
17Wythe County, Virginia$400,9000.6%84.3%
18Floyd County, Virginia$386,1830.6%84.9%
19Louisa County, Virginia$384,6450.6%85.5%
20Charlotte County, Virginia$364,8620.6%86.1%
21Page County, Virginia$364,3340.6%86.7%
22Scott County, Virginia$363,0660.6%87.3%
23Shenandoah County, Virginia$359,4620.6%87.9%
24Mecklenburg County, Virginia$335,3780.5%88.4%
25Patrick County, Virginia$312,3370.5%88.9%
26Southampton County, Virginia$295,3120.5%89.4%
27Prince Edward County, Virginia$259,6820.4%89.8%
28Campbell County, Virginia$249,4860.4%90.2%
29Rockbridge County, Virginia$236,6480.4%90.6%
30Northumberland County, Virginia$217,8100.4%91.0%
31Richmond County, Virginia$212,7840.3%91.3%
32Amelia County, Virginia$208,4990.3%91.6%
33Halifax County, Virginia$197,2130.3%92.0%
34Buckingham County, Virginia$196,9190.3%92.3%
35Bland County, Virginia$194,5690.3%92.6%
36Montgomery County, Virginia$191,9620.3%92.9%
37Dinwiddie County, Virginia$190,0830.3%93.2%
38Westmoreland County, Virginia$184,6360.3%93.5%
39Orange County, Virginia$182,9110.3%93.8%
40Henry County, Virginia$164,5610.3%94.1%
41Suffolk City, Virginia$160,1700.3%94.3%
42Lunenburg County, Virginia$155,1120.3%94.6%
43Isle of Wight County, Virginia$155,0460.3%94.8%
44Essex County, Virginia$153,7290.2%95.1%
45Bedford County, Virginia$150,4160.2%95.3%
46Madison County, Virginia$150,4080.2%95.6%
47Gloucester County, Virginia$140,8510.2%95.8%
48Northampton County, Virginia$132,7770.2%96.0%
49Spotsylvania County, Virginia$130,3730.2%96.2%
50Pulaski County, Virginia$126,1070.2%96.4%
51Brunswick County, Virginia$123,1770.2%96.6%
52Middlesex County, Virginia$123,1070.2%96.8%
53Giles County, Virginia$116,2130.2%97.0%
54Prince William County, Virginia$115,2430.2%97.2%
55King William County, Virginia$110,1180.2%97.4%
56King and Queen County, Virginia$105,7280.2%97.5%
57Cumberland County, Virginia$96,0810.2%97.7%
58Appomattox County, Virginia$95,8830.2%97.8%
59Hanover County, Virginia$92,1270.1%98.0%
60Amherst County, Virginia$78,7380.1%98.1%
61Botetourt County, Virginia$77,4070.1%98.2%
62Fauquier County, Virginia$75,8740.1%98.4%
63Rappahannock County, Virginia$70,7460.1%98.5%
64King George County, Virginia$68,5660.1%98.6%
65Craig County, Virginia$68,3100.1%98.7%
66Nottoway County, Virginia$67,1410.1%98.8%
67Clarke County, Virginia$63,8200.1%98.9%
68Surry County, Virginia$51,8930.1%99.0%
69Stafford County, Virginia$47,2870.1%99.1%
70Charles City County, Virginia$46,9920.1%99.2%
71Fluvanna County, Virginia$46,4090.1%99.2%
72Albemarle County, Virginia$42,3770.1%99.3%
73Goochland County, Virginia$42,2430.1%99.4%
74Chesapeake City, Virginia$41,7940.1%99.4%
75Caroline County, Virginia$39,4010.1%99.5%
76New Kent County, Virginia$37,6560.1%99.6%
77Lancaster County, Virginia$35,1160.1%99.6%
78Virginia Beach City, Virginia$31,0440.1%99.7%
79Warren County, Virginia$29,5550.0%99.7%
80Highland County, Virginia$29,3390.0%99.8%
81Frederick County, Virginia$25,5640.0%99.8%
82Dickenson County, Virginia$23,8270.0%99.8%
83Nelson County, Virginia$15,8090.0%99.9%
84Staunton City, Virginia$15,3430.0%99.9%
85Bath County, Virginia$11,1860.0%99.9%
86James City County, Virginia$10,4760.0%99.9%
87Wise County, Virginia$9,6940.0%99.9%
88Greene County, Virginia$9,5310.0%100.0%
89Mathews County, Virginia$7,4730.0%100.0%
90Buchanan County, Virginia$5,5950.0%100.0%
91Powhatan County, Virginia$5,0640.0%100.0%
92Alleghany County, Virginia$3,1940.0%100.0%
93Loudoun County, Virginia$3,0000.0%100.0%
94Henrico County, Virginia$1,6430.0%100.0%
95Chesterfield County, Virginia$1,2650.0%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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