USDA subsidies in Maryland totaled $1.4 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Maryland by county, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Queen Anne's County, Maryland$168,969,89912.1%12.1%
2Kent County, Maryland$128,059,1819.2%21.2%
3Frederick County, Maryland$118,452,4048.5%29.7%
4Talbot County, Maryland$112,410,9208.0%37.8%
5Caroline County, Maryland$109,253,1577.8%45.6%
6Dorchester County, Maryland$102,905,7427.4%52.9%
7Carroll County, Maryland$91,096,0636.5%59.5%
8Worcester County, Maryland$89,352,1546.4%65.8%
9Wicomico County, Maryland$64,173,6184.6%70.4%
10Washington County, Maryland$54,883,2523.9%74.4%
11Cecil County, Maryland$52,414,5473.7%78.1%
12Maryland NRCS$48,478,7363.5%81.6%
13Somerset County, Maryland$45,059,2913.2%84.8%
14Harford County, Maryland$37,762,7872.7%87.5%
15Baltimore County, Maryland$37,253,1082.7%90.2%
16Montgomery County, Maryland$34,862,8822.5%92.7%
17Saint Mary's County, Maryland$28,477,4232.0%94.7%
18Charles County, Maryland$21,799,3681.6%96.3%
19Howard County, Maryland$12,516,9200.9%97.2%
20Garrett County, Maryland$10,278,6590.7%97.9%
21Calvert County, Maryland$7,475,7420.5%98.4%
22Prince George's County, Maryland$7,163,9380.5%98.9%
23Anne Arundel County, Maryland$6,916,8780.5%99.4%
24Allegany County, Maryland$4,376,4110.3%99.7%

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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