USDA subsidies in Maine totaled $12.3 million in 2018

Total USDA - Subsidies in Maine by county, 2018

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
Pct of
1Aroostook County, Maine$7,320,18559.7%59.7%
2Penobscot County, Maine$1,037,0248.5%68.2%
3Somerset County, Maine$919,4777.5%75.7%
4Kennebec County, Maine$608,7025.0%80.7%
5Oxford County, Maine$521,0674.3%84.9%
6Androscoggin County, Maine$426,2813.5%88.4%
7Waldo County, Maine$362,3793.0%91.4%
8Washington County, Maine$219,6091.8%93.2%
9York County, Maine$202,0511.6%94.8%
10Franklin County, Maine$167,8291.4%96.2%
11Cumberland County, Maine$151,8411.2%97.4%
12Piscataquis County, Maine$145,0131.2%98.6%
13Sagadahoc County, Maine$70,9610.6%99.2%
14Hancock County, Maine$34,8510.3%99.5%
15Lincoln County, Maine$32,4530.3%99.7%
16Knox County, Maine$27,0900.2%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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