Livestock Subsidies in Maine totaled $3.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Maine Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
Pct of
1Kennebec County, Maine$596,46716.3%16.3%
2Penobscot County, Maine$585,89816.0%32.3%
3Somerset County, Maine$525,01714.3%46.7%
4Waldo County, Maine$309,9688.5%55.1%
5Androscoggin County, Maine$291,0338.0%63.1%
6Aroostook County, Maine$283,8597.8%70.8%
7Oxford County, Maine$256,0897.0%77.8%
8Cumberland County, Maine$252,4246.9%84.7%
9York County, Maine$162,0194.4%89.2%
10Franklin County, Maine$120,1473.3%92.4%
11Piscataquis County, Maine$102,3622.8%95.2%
12Lincoln County, Maine$71,6562.0%97.2%
13Sagadahoc County, Maine$49,9521.4%98.6%
14Knox County, Maine$34,1880.9%99.5%
15Washington County, Maine$10,9030.3%99.8%
16Hancock County, Maine$7,3790.2%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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