Livestock Subsidies in West Virginia totaled $14.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in West Virginia Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Greenbrier County, West Virginia$1,765,54112.6%12.6%
2Monroe County, West Virginia$947,5266.8%19.3%
3Grant County, West Virginia$878,6466.3%25.6%
4Hardy County, West Virginia$808,0455.8%31.3%
5Hampshire County, West Virginia$738,9305.3%36.6%
6Pendleton County, West Virginia$635,5364.5%41.1%
7Harrison County, West Virginia$578,5654.1%45.3%
8Pocahontas County, West Virginia$512,3263.7%48.9%
9Preston County, West Virginia$450,0503.2%52.1%
10Berkeley County, West Virginia$445,4043.2%55.3%
11Mason County, West Virginia$408,7712.9%58.2%
12Jefferson County, West Virginia$403,1142.9%61.1%
13Barbour County, West Virginia$377,4852.7%63.8%
14Roane County, West Virginia$309,9722.2%66.0%
15Jackson County, West Virginia$298,6192.1%68.1%
16Mineral County, West Virginia$261,0911.9%70.0%
17Upshur County, West Virginia$247,3791.8%71.7%
18Nicholas County, West Virginia$247,2741.8%73.5%
19Braxton County, West Virginia$235,1451.7%75.2%
20Summers County, West Virginia$231,3781.6%76.8%
21Lewis County, West Virginia$230,6521.6%78.5%
22Gilmer County, West Virginia$209,0201.5%79.9%
23Randolph County, West Virginia$207,3001.5%81.4%
24Putnam County, West Virginia$196,7561.4%82.8%
25Mercer County, West Virginia$183,2321.3%84.1%
26Marshall County, West Virginia$151,6241.1%85.2%
27Wirt County, West Virginia$143,4221.0%86.2%
28Monongalia County, West Virginia$136,1451.0%87.2%
29Tyler County, West Virginia$135,5351.0%88.2%
30Wayne County, West Virginia$131,1400.9%89.1%
31Marion County, West Virginia$123,7590.9%90.0%
32Lincoln County, West Virginia$122,4940.9%90.9%
33Calhoun County, West Virginia$117,9220.8%91.7%
34Taylor County, West Virginia$116,2550.8%92.5%
35Doddridge County, West Virginia$115,5840.8%93.3%
36Ritchie County, West Virginia$115,5350.8%94.2%
37Raleigh County, West Virginia$113,1790.8%95.0%
38Wood County, West Virginia$93,4620.7%95.6%
39Cabell County, West Virginia$89,0150.6%96.3%
40Fayette County, West Virginia$72,2150.5%96.8%
41Wetzel County, West Virginia$69,8490.5%97.3%
42Ohio County, West Virginia$68,2960.5%97.8%
43Morgan County, West Virginia$62,4160.4%98.2%
44Brooke County, West Virginia$52,1230.4%98.6%
45Clay County, West Virginia$46,9280.3%98.9%
46Tucker County, West Virginia$42,7120.3%99.2%
47Kanawha County, West Virginia$39,8560.3%99.5%
48Webster County, West Virginia$20,7670.1%99.7%
49Logan County, West Virginia$18,1430.1%99.8%
50Pleasants County, West Virginia$8,6700.1%99.9%
51Hancock County, West Virginia$8,5070.1%99.9%
52Boone County, West Virginia$7,8200.1%100.0%
53Wyoming County, West Virginia$4,0690.0%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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