Tobacco Payment Program payments in West Virginia totaled $138,329 from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in West Virginia Receiving Tobacco Payment Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Tobacco Payment Program
Pct of
1Lincoln County, West Virginia$45,57432.9%32.9%
2Mason County, West Virginia$26,93519.5%52.4%
3Putnam County, West Virginia$23,63017.1%69.5%
4Cabell County, West Virginia$22,43416.2%85.7%
5Jackson County, West Virginia$5,9444.3%90.0%
6Monroe County, West Virginia$3,3172.4%92.4%
7Wayne County, West Virginia$3,2202.3%94.7%
8Wirt County, West Virginia$1,9111.4%96.1%
9Boone County, West Virginia$1,4661.1%97.2%
10Roane County, West Virginia$1,0110.7%97.9%
11Wood County, West Virginia$9440.7%98.6%
12Kanawha County, West Virginia$5090.4%99.0%
13Raleigh County, West Virginia$4010.3%99.3%
14Logan County, West Virginia$3430.2%99.5%
15Mercer County, West Virginia$2590.2%99.7%
16Greenbrier County, West Virginia$1490.1%99.8%
17Monongalia County, West Virginia$1260.1%99.9%
18Summers County, West Virginia$720.1%99.9%
19Ritchie County, West Virginia$690.0%100.0%
20Tyler County, West Virginia$160.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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