USDA subsidies in West Virginia totaled $235 million from 1995-2020‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in West Virginia by county, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Jefferson County, West Virginia$35,311,59515.0%15.0%
2West Virginia NRCS$22,100,3599.4%24.4%
3Berkeley County, West Virginia$20,620,0158.8%33.1%
4Hampshire County, West Virginia$17,150,9137.3%40.4%
5Mason County, West Virginia$17,138,0357.3%47.7%
6Hardy County, West Virginia$14,033,9396.0%53.7%
7Greenbrier County, West Virginia$12,062,6485.1%58.8%
8Monroe County, West Virginia$9,850,8624.2%63.0%
9Grant County, West Virginia$8,698,5213.7%66.7%
10Pendleton County, West Virginia$7,869,2463.3%70.0%
11Preston County, West Virginia$7,128,0033.0%73.0%
12Pocahontas County, West Virginia$4,833,3332.1%75.1%
13Lincoln County, West Virginia$4,311,5911.8%76.9%
14Mineral County, West Virginia$4,310,1981.8%78.7%
15Jackson County, West Virginia$4,004,0871.7%80.4%
16Putnam County, West Virginia$3,974,0171.7%82.1%
17Randolph County, West Virginia$3,565,9921.5%83.6%
18Roane County, West Virginia$2,339,6341.0%84.6%
19Cabell County, West Virginia$2,221,5130.9%85.6%
20Harrison County, West Virginia$2,188,6560.9%86.5%
21Barbour County, West Virginia$2,029,5970.9%87.4%
22Nicholas County, West Virginia$1,994,1640.8%88.2%
23Morgan County, West Virginia$1,878,1110.8%89.0%
24Marshall County, West Virginia$1,727,8530.7%89.7%
25Braxton County, West Virginia$1,704,5600.7%90.5%
26Summers County, West Virginia$1,687,4280.7%91.2%
27Lewis County, West Virginia$1,506,1130.6%91.8%
28Gilmer County, West Virginia$1,351,0450.6%92.4%
29Wood County, West Virginia$1,323,9940.6%93.0%
30Mercer County, West Virginia$1,272,1560.5%93.5%
31Ohio County, West Virginia$1,270,9510.5%94.0%
32Upshur County, West Virginia$1,229,0900.5%94.6%
33Wayne County, West Virginia$1,215,6870.5%95.1%
34Wirt County, West Virginia$1,055,4080.4%95.5%
35Taylor County, West Virginia$984,2830.4%95.9%
36Raleigh County, West Virginia$897,0740.4%96.3%
37Monongalia County, West Virginia$832,3230.4%96.7%
38Ritchie County, West Virginia$798,3320.3%97.0%
39Tyler County, West Virginia$773,6100.3%97.3%
40Tucker County, West Virginia$738,0670.3%97.7%
41Calhoun County, West Virginia$725,5700.3%98.0%
42Marion County, West Virginia$690,9810.3%98.3%
43Brooke County, West Virginia$609,1170.3%98.5%
44Kanawha County, West Virginia$588,5960.2%98.8%
45Fayette County, West Virginia$492,4770.2%99.0%
46Doddridge County, West Virginia$490,9840.2%99.2%
47Clay County, West Virginia$442,6350.2%99.4%
48Webster County, West Virginia$307,3710.1%99.5%
49Wetzel County, West Virginia$263,8200.1%99.6%
50Pleasants County, West Virginia$221,7220.1%99.7%
51Boone County, West Virginia$145,1710.1%99.8%
52Logan County, West Virginia$111,2920.0%99.8%
53Hancock County, West Virginia$85,8590.0%99.9%
54Wyoming County, West Virginia$71,3290.0%99.9%
55McDowell County, West Virginia$2,5060.0%99.9%

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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