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Commodity subsidies in Maryland totaled $15.6 million in 2011

Counties in Maryland Receiving Commodity Payments, 2011
Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2011
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Queen Anne's County, Maryland$2,144,11713.7%13.7%
2Kent County, Maryland$1,519,3579.7%23.4%
3Caroline County, Maryland$1,471,0399.4%32.8%
4Talbot County, Maryland$1,375,0338.8%41.6%
5Dorchester County, Maryland$1,216,9117.8%49.4%
6Frederick County, Maryland$1,172,4227.5%56.9%
7Worcester County, Maryland$1,056,9816.8%63.7%
8Carroll County, Maryland$929,1075.9%69.6%
9Cecil County, Maryland$665,2824.3%73.9%
10Wicomico County, Maryland$645,0134.1%78.0%
11Somerset County, Maryland$516,3383.3%81.3%
12Harford County, Maryland$503,8333.2%84.5%
13Montgomery County, Maryland$492,1163.1%87.6%
14Baltimore County, Maryland$487,7403.1%90.8%
15Washington County, Maryland$421,7122.7%93.5%
16Saint Mary's County, Maryland$311,0122.0%95.4%
17Charles County, Maryland$227,8111.5%96.9%
18Howard County, Maryland$137,6690.9%97.8%
19Anne Arundel County, Maryland$110,8940.7%98.5%
20Calvert County, Maryland$82,6140.5%99.0%
21Garrett County, Maryland$66,8410.4%99.5%
22Prince George's County, Maryland$63,7290.4%99.9%
23Allegany County, Maryland$22,1510.1%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.