USDA subsidies in Maine totaled $303 million from 1995-2017.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Maine by county, 1995-2017

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Aroostook County, Maine$149,660,86349.4%49.4%
2Maine NRCS$26,437,5728.7%58.1%
3Penobscot County, Maine$22,934,1517.6%65.7%
4Somerset County, Maine$16,623,7435.5%71.2%
5Kennebec County, Maine$14,722,2254.9%76.0%
6Washington County, Maine$10,723,1773.5%79.6%
7Waldo County, Maine$10,203,5283.4%82.9%
8Androscoggin County, Maine$9,846,0283.2%86.2%
9Oxford County, Maine$8,744,8332.9%89.1%
10Cumberland County, Maine$6,278,2522.1%91.1%
11York County, Maine$5,331,8231.8%92.9%
12Franklin County, Maine$5,070,7401.7%94.6%
13Piscataquis County, Maine$4,735,4081.6%96.1%
14Hancock County, Maine$4,180,8351.4%97.5%
15Knox County, Maine$3,032,8561.0%98.5%
16Lincoln County, Maine$2,960,8071.0%99.5%
17Sagadahoc County, Maine$1,498,3790.5%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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