Conservation payments in West Virginia totaled $78.5 million from 1995-2017.

Counties in West Virginia Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1West Virginia NRCS$22,100,35928.2%28.2%
2Hampshire County, West Virginia$6,553,9528.4%36.5%
3Grant County, West Virginia$5,323,2736.8%43.3%
4Berkeley County, West Virginia$3,797,3704.8%48.1%
5Greenbrier County, West Virginia$3,102,3704.0%52.1%
6Hardy County, West Virginia$2,972,0333.8%55.9%
7Pendleton County, West Virginia$2,665,9263.4%59.3%
8Mineral County, West Virginia$2,185,5432.8%62.1%
9Mason County, West Virginia$2,073,6522.6%64.7%
10Monroe County, West Virginia$1,986,2012.5%67.2%
11Pocahontas County, West Virginia$1,863,7872.4%69.6%
12Roane County, West Virginia$1,569,5152.0%71.6%
13Preston County, West Virginia$1,455,9521.9%73.5%
14Jackson County, West Virginia$1,323,6331.7%75.2%
15Braxton County, West Virginia$1,212,0981.5%76.7%
16Barbour County, West Virginia$1,085,0011.4%78.1%
17Nicholas County, West Virginia$1,014,2911.3%79.4%
18Randolph County, West Virginia$1,002,5281.3%80.7%
19Gilmer County, West Virginia$995,7621.3%81.9%
20Jefferson County, West Virginia$902,6701.2%83.1%
21Harrison County, West Virginia$840,5981.1%84.1%
22Marshall County, West Virginia$830,6111.1%85.2%
23Putnam County, West Virginia$788,0151.0%86.2%
24Upshur County, West Virginia$638,7780.8%87.0%
25Taylor County, West Virginia$569,8930.7%87.8%
26Mercer County, West Virginia$569,4920.7%88.5%
27Summers County, West Virginia$565,6750.7%89.2%
28Lewis County, West Virginia$559,4810.7%89.9%
29Calhoun County, West Virginia$526,3990.7%90.6%
30Raleigh County, West Virginia$512,1010.7%91.2%
31Wirt County, West Virginia$504,9060.6%91.9%
32Wayne County, West Virginia$495,0710.6%92.5%
33Ritchie County, West Virginia$443,2230.6%93.1%
34Monongalia County, West Virginia$425,2730.5%93.6%
35Lincoln County, West Virginia$424,6300.5%94.2%
36Cabell County, West Virginia$424,5560.5%94.7%
37Tucker County, West Virginia$420,9060.5%95.2%
38Marion County, West Virginia$381,3670.5%95.7%
39Wood County, West Virginia$354,6050.5%96.2%
40Clay County, West Virginia$345,2570.4%96.6%
41Tyler County, West Virginia$318,8210.4%97.0%
42Morgan County, West Virginia$313,1100.4%97.4%
43Fayette County, West Virginia$311,3520.4%97.8%
44Doddridge County, West Virginia$309,6130.4%98.2%
45Ohio County, West Virginia$302,2620.4%98.6%
46Kanawha County, West Virginia$282,0090.4%99.0%
47Webster County, West Virginia$221,6720.3%99.2%
48Brooke County, West Virginia$181,9580.2%99.5%
49Pleasants County, West Virginia$144,1100.2%99.7%
50Wetzel County, West Virginia$135,9910.2%99.8%
51Wyoming County, West Virginia$65,6190.1%99.9%
52Hancock County, West Virginia$34,2680.0%100.0%
53Boone County, West Virginia$28,2940.0%100.0%
54Logan County, West Virginia$6,1770.0%100.0%
55McDowell County, West Virginia$2,5060.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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