Subtotal, Disaster Payments in Maine totaled $38.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Maine Receiving Subtotal, Disaster Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Disaster Payments
Pct of
1Aroostook County, Maine$27,707,33272.7%72.7%
2Penobscot County, Maine$2,471,2386.5%79.2%
3Oxford County, Maine$1,228,7513.2%82.4%
4Kennebec County, Maine$863,8672.3%84.7%
5Hancock County, Maine$751,7582.0%86.7%
6Androscoggin County, Maine$728,4421.9%88.6%
7York County, Maine$668,7181.8%90.3%
8Cumberland County, Maine$664,7881.7%92.1%
9Somerset County, Maine$628,8341.7%93.7%
10Waldo County, Maine$570,6551.5%95.2%
11Piscataquis County, Maine$438,8521.2%96.4%
12Franklin County, Maine$430,1571.1%97.5%
13Washington County, Maine$409,2091.1%98.6%
14Sagadahoc County, Maine$279,4290.7%99.3%
15Lincoln County, Maine$147,9330.4%99.7%
16Knox County, Maine$119,7970.3%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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