Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments in the United States totaled $9.8 billion from 1995-2016.

Counties in the United States Receiving Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments, 1995-2016

Rank County Livestock Disaster / Emergency
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Cherry County, Nebraska$60,322,5470.6%0.6%
2Caddo County, Oklahoma$55,950,6310.6%1.2%
3Custer County, Nebraska$49,351,6120.5%1.7%
4Lincoln County, Nebraska$46,203,3610.5%2.2%
5Washita County, Oklahoma$44,168,4240.5%2.6%
6Grady County, Oklahoma$40,073,4130.4%3.0%
7Osage County, Oklahoma$38,894,1330.4%3.4%
8Kiowa County, Oklahoma$37,987,5120.4%3.8%
9Meade County, South Dakota$37,730,7550.4%4.2%
10Woods County, Oklahoma$37,409,5850.4%4.6%
11Custer County, Oklahoma$36,812,5600.4%5.0%
12Bryan County, Oklahoma$36,315,7540.4%5.3%
13Craig County, Oklahoma$36,066,9120.4%5.7%
14Woodward County, Oklahoma$35,928,1840.4%6.1%
15Jefferson County, Oklahoma$35,242,5760.4%6.4%
16Malheur County, Oregon$34,711,8830.4%6.8%
17Beckham County, Oklahoma$33,865,9910.3%7.1%
18Holt County, Nebraska$32,782,7850.3%7.5%
19Dewey County, Oklahoma$32,717,2180.3%7.8%
20Hawaii County, Hawaii$32,672,0040.3%8.1%
21Garvin County, Oklahoma$32,455,5910.3%8.5%
22Blaine County, Oklahoma$32,187,8560.3%8.8%
23Kingfisher County, Oklahoma$31,890,4920.3%9.1%
24Cotton County, Oklahoma$31,635,9120.3%9.4%
25Stephens County, Oklahoma$31,188,7460.3%9.8%
26Chaves County, New Mexico$30,764,9160.3%10.1%
27Comanche County, Oklahoma$29,957,7870.3%10.4%
28Roger Mills County, Oklahoma$29,738,6090.3%10.7%
29Major County, Oklahoma$29,610,7200.3%11.0%
30Choctaw County, Oklahoma$28,260,6550.3%11.3%
31Campbell County, Wyoming$26,600,9080.3%11.5%
32Beaver County, Oklahoma$26,514,5990.3%11.8%
33Harney County, Oregon$25,703,3340.3%12.1%
34Lincoln County, Oklahoma$24,954,3170.3%12.3%
35Lamar County, Texas$24,647,0360.3%12.6%
36Garfield County, Oklahoma$24,551,4400.3%12.8%
37Tripp County, South Dakota$24,409,5280.2%13.1%
38Greenwood County, Kansas$24,331,7880.2%13.3%
39Sheridan County, Nebraska$24,147,7700.2%13.6%
40Tillman County, Oklahoma$23,964,1460.2%13.8%
41Clay County, Texas$23,489,8900.2%14.1%
42Perkins County, South Dakota$23,394,4370.2%14.3%
43Hopkins County, Texas$22,967,4660.2%14.5%
44Limestone County, Texas$22,841,2380.2%14.8%
45Harper County, Oklahoma$22,774,0240.2%15.0%
46Milam County, Texas$22,638,7040.2%15.2%
47Tulare County, California$22,432,8390.2%15.5%
48Edwards County, Texas$22,372,3540.2%15.7%
49Greer County, Oklahoma$22,306,6360.2%15.9%
50Dawes County, Nebraska$21,943,2960.2%16.2%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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