Commodity subsidies in Monroe County, West Virginia totaled $5.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Monroe County, West Virginia Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Jefferson County, West Virginia$23,467,95123.4%23.4%
2Mason County, West Virginia$11,395,86511.4%34.8%
3Berkeley County, West Virginia$8,855,8718.8%43.6%
4Hardy County, West Virginia$6,847,2966.8%50.4%
5Greenbrier County, West Virginia$6,569,6526.6%57.0%
6Monroe County, West Virginia$5,916,3235.9%62.9%
7Preston County, West Virginia$4,666,7734.7%67.6%
8Hampshire County, West Virginia$3,552,5803.5%71.1%
9Pendleton County, West Virginia$3,114,2673.1%74.2%
10Pocahontas County, West Virginia$2,166,0212.2%76.4%
11Randolph County, West Virginia$2,072,8022.1%78.4%
12Putnam County, West Virginia$1,851,2421.8%80.3%
13Grant County, West Virginia$1,723,5431.7%82.0%
14Lincoln County, West Virginia$1,700,1501.7%83.7%
15Jackson County, West Virginia$1,621,1121.6%85.3%
16Mineral County, West Virginia$1,545,6141.5%86.9%
17Cabell County, West Virginia$1,103,0191.1%88.0%
18Morgan County, West Virginia$1,025,0271.0%89.0%
19Harrison County, West Virginia$984,4951.0%90.0%
20Summers County, West Virginia$873,6370.9%90.8%
21Ohio County, West Virginia$835,0270.8%91.7%
22Lewis County, West Virginia$769,7710.8%92.4%
23Nicholas County, West Virginia$686,5280.7%93.1%
24Marshall County, West Virginia$661,3560.7%93.8%
25Wood County, West Virginia$612,6610.6%94.4%
26Barbour County, West Virginia$589,4350.6%95.0%
27Roane County, West Virginia$435,1140.4%95.4%
28Wirt County, West Virginia$413,2750.4%95.8%
29Upshur County, West Virginia$388,2990.4%96.2%
30Brooke County, West Virginia$360,7170.4%96.6%
31Wayne County, West Virginia$319,5530.3%96.9%
32Taylor County, West Virginia$298,3420.3%97.2%
33Tyler County, West Virginia$287,5740.3%97.5%
34Monongalia County, West Virginia$270,9810.3%97.7%
35Braxton County, West Virginia$269,7150.3%98.0%
36Mercer County, West Virginia$263,3230.3%98.3%
37Raleigh County, West Virginia$230,8180.2%98.5%
38Ritchie County, West Virginia$225,4780.2%98.7%
39Tucker County, West Virginia$214,2670.2%98.9%
40Marion County, West Virginia$196,8120.2%99.1%
41Gilmer County, West Virginia$170,7750.2%99.3%
42Fayette County, West Virginia$119,0950.1%99.4%
43Doddridge County, West Virginia$109,9590.1%99.5%
44Calhoun County, West Virginia$90,8240.1%99.6%
45Kanawha County, West Virginia$86,5370.1%99.7%
46Pleasants County, West Virginia$67,2490.1%99.8%
47Boone County, West Virginia$60,1320.1%99.8%
48Wetzel County, West Virginia$42,4290.0%99.9%
49Logan County, West Virginia$33,8450.0%99.9%
50Hancock County, West Virginia$33,1260.0%100.0%
51Clay County, West Virginia$25,0890.0%100.0%
52Webster County, West Virginia$19,5390.0%100.0%
53Wyoming County, West Virginia$1,2210.0%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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