Loan Deficiency Payments in Maryland totaled $163 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Maryland Receiving Loan Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Loan Deficiency Payments
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Queen Anne's County, Maryland$23,974,12414.7%14.7%
2Kent County, Maryland$17,663,75610.8%25.5%
3Talbot County, Maryland$15,810,4619.7%35.2%
4Caroline County, Maryland$15,745,4039.6%44.8%
5Dorchester County, Maryland$13,925,2468.5%53.4%
6Worcester County, Maryland$12,983,1728.0%61.3%
7Frederick County, Maryland$9,361,3265.7%67.0%
8Carroll County, Maryland$7,759,7004.8%71.8%
9Wicomico County, Maryland$7,716,0474.7%76.5%
10Cecil County, Maryland$6,230,3333.8%80.3%
11Somerset County, Maryland$5,790,9163.5%83.9%
12Baltimore County, Maryland$4,921,2253.0%86.9%
13Harford County, Maryland$4,549,0102.8%89.7%
14Montgomery County, Maryland$3,856,1832.4%92.0%
15Saint Mary's County, Maryland$3,125,7421.9%93.9%
16Washington County, Maryland$2,479,0731.5%95.5%
17Charles County, Maryland$2,088,7201.3%96.7%
18Howard County, Maryland$1,717,1431.1%97.8%
19Anne Arundel County, Maryland$1,326,1410.8%98.6%
20Prince George's County, Maryland$912,1210.6%99.2%
21Calvert County, Maryland$766,2730.5%99.6%
22Garrett County, Maryland$527,8450.3%100.0%
23Allegany County, Maryland$66,6870.0%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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