Emergency Conservation payments in West Virginia totaled $12.9 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in West Virginia Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Pendleton County, West Virginia$1,422,93711.0%11.0%
2Hampshire County, West Virginia$1,092,9408.4%19.5%
3Greenbrier County, West Virginia$988,8457.6%27.1%
4Grant County, West Virginia$830,0926.4%33.5%
5Jackson County, West Virginia$739,0065.7%39.2%
6Roane County, West Virginia$738,0435.7%44.9%
7Pocahontas County, West Virginia$635,8594.9%49.8%
8Hardy County, West Virginia$566,2574.4%54.2%
9Barbour County, West Virginia$464,4583.6%57.8%
10Monroe County, West Virginia$425,9323.3%61.1%
11Nicholas County, West Virginia$365,2422.8%63.9%
12Randolph County, West Virginia$333,0272.6%66.5%
13Braxton County, West Virginia$306,4562.4%68.9%
14Marshall County, West Virginia$306,1652.4%71.2%
15Preston County, West Virginia$298,8662.3%73.6%
16Mason County, West Virginia$285,5432.2%75.8%
17Mineral County, West Virginia$236,6981.8%77.6%
18Gilmer County, West Virginia$181,5991.4%79.0%
19Summers County, West Virginia$164,3741.3%80.3%
20Upshur County, West Virginia$157,2531.2%81.5%
21Wirt County, West Virginia$138,5731.1%82.6%
22Harrison County, West Virginia$134,5061.0%83.6%
23Lewis County, West Virginia$129,9491.0%84.6%
24Tucker County, West Virginia$127,3721.0%85.6%
25Taylor County, West Virginia$122,5660.9%86.5%
26Calhoun County, West Virginia$115,9030.9%87.4%
27Wayne County, West Virginia$111,2840.9%88.3%
28Berkeley County, West Virginia$107,3430.8%89.1%
29Mercer County, West Virginia$107,2830.8%89.9%
30Marion County, West Virginia$98,7950.8%90.7%
31Webster County, West Virginia$94,3090.7%91.4%
32Wood County, West Virginia$92,0410.7%92.1%
33Lincoln County, West Virginia$91,0720.7%92.9%
34Clay County, West Virginia$90,9800.7%93.6%
35Raleigh County, West Virginia$90,2420.7%94.3%
36Monongalia County, West Virginia$88,1470.7%94.9%
37Fayette County, West Virginia$88,0130.7%95.6%
38Ohio County, West Virginia$78,6610.6%96.2%
39Ritchie County, West Virginia$78,1330.6%96.8%
40Jefferson County, West Virginia$56,8200.4%97.3%
41Cabell County, West Virginia$53,7520.4%97.7%
42Putnam County, West Virginia$52,6560.4%98.1%
43Morgan County, West Virginia$40,9600.3%98.4%
44Doddridge County, West Virginia$39,3780.3%98.7%
45Wetzel County, West Virginia$35,2210.3%99.0%
46Tyler County, West Virginia$30,5210.2%99.2%
47Kanawha County, West Virginia$29,5270.2%99.4%
48Brooke County, West Virginia$28,8280.2%99.7%
49Wyoming County, West Virginia$19,6690.2%99.8%
50Boone County, West Virginia$9,6920.1%99.9%
51Pleasants County, West Virginia$8,7710.1%100.0%
52Logan County, West Virginia$3,2530.0%100.0%
53Hancock County, West Virginia$1,2000.0%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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