USDA subsidies in West Virginia totaled $217 million from 1995-2019‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in West Virginia by county, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Jefferson County, West Virginia$32,594,07815.0%15.0%
2West Virginia NRCS$22,100,35910.2%25.3%
3Berkeley County, West Virginia$19,590,3639.0%34.3%
4Hampshire County, West Virginia$16,184,2777.5%41.8%
5Mason County, West Virginia$15,531,9067.2%48.9%
6Hardy County, West Virginia$12,705,4415.9%54.8%
7Greenbrier County, West Virginia$9,776,8554.5%59.3%
8Monroe County, West Virginia$8,855,3904.1%63.4%
9Grant County, West Virginia$8,151,5983.8%67.2%
10Pendleton County, West Virginia$6,862,9933.2%70.3%
11Preston County, West Virginia$6,290,0782.9%73.2%
12Pocahontas County, West Virginia$4,299,6042.0%75.2%
13Lincoln County, West Virginia$4,228,3242.0%77.2%
14Mineral County, West Virginia$3,943,5531.8%79.0%
15Jackson County, West Virginia$3,644,3721.7%80.7%
16Putnam County, West Virginia$3,640,1461.7%82.4%
17Randolph County, West Virginia$3,131,2361.4%83.8%
18Roane County, West Virginia$2,145,4031.0%84.8%
19Cabell County, West Virginia$2,137,6131.0%85.8%
20Harrison County, West Virginia$1,963,6920.9%86.7%
21Morgan County, West Virginia$1,810,9840.8%87.5%
22Barbour County, West Virginia$1,787,0740.8%88.4%
23Marshall County, West Virginia$1,711,3520.8%89.1%
24Nicholas County, West Virginia$1,695,6010.8%89.9%
25Braxton County, West Virginia$1,576,2940.7%90.7%
26Summers County, West Virginia$1,527,1660.7%91.4%
27Gilmer County, West Virginia$1,284,2300.6%91.9%
28Ohio County, West Virginia$1,253,7510.6%92.5%
29Mercer County, West Virginia$1,231,9290.6%93.1%
30Wood County, West Virginia$1,132,3240.5%93.6%
31Wayne County, West Virginia$1,120,7150.5%94.1%
32Upshur County, West Virginia$1,118,6300.5%94.7%
33Lewis County, West Virginia$926,9910.4%95.1%
34Taylor County, West Virginia$911,8180.4%95.5%
35Wirt County, West Virginia$868,6360.4%95.9%
36Raleigh County, West Virginia$810,4400.4%96.3%
37Monongalia County, West Virginia$780,2970.4%96.6%
38Tyler County, West Virginia$768,9630.4%97.0%
39Calhoun County, West Virginia$690,7510.3%97.3%
40Ritchie County, West Virginia$686,9100.3%97.6%
41Tucker County, West Virginia$647,8080.3%97.9%
42Marion County, West Virginia$627,8620.3%98.2%
43Brooke County, West Virginia$592,2050.3%98.5%
44Kanawha County, West Virginia$529,3710.2%98.7%
45Fayette County, West Virginia$477,5130.2%99.0%
46Doddridge County, West Virginia$464,5770.2%99.2%
47Clay County, West Virginia$421,5460.2%99.4%
48Webster County, West Virginia$303,9560.1%99.5%
49Wetzel County, West Virginia$263,8200.1%99.6%
50Pleasants County, West Virginia$214,7940.1%99.7%
51Boone County, West Virginia$131,4980.1%99.8%
52Hancock County, West Virginia$85,7450.0%99.8%
53Logan County, West Virginia$71,9560.0%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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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