USDA subsidies in Massachusetts totaled $5.8 million in 2018

Total USDA - Subsidies in Massachusetts by county, 2018

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Hampden County, Massachusetts$1,075,15318.7%18.7%
2Middlesex County, Massachusetts$951,18916.5%35.2%
3Franklin County, Massachusetts$825,96114.3%49.5%
4Worcester County, Massachusetts$787,28313.7%63.2%
5Bristol County, Massachusetts$482,3548.4%71.5%
6Hampshire County, Massachusetts$476,0298.3%79.8%
7Plymouth County, Massachusetts$418,1767.3%87.0%
8Berkshire County, Massachusetts$316,9655.5%92.5%
9Essex County, Massachusetts$276,0764.8%97.3%
10Barnstable County, Massachusetts$127,6532.2%99.5%
11Norfolk County, Massachusetts$13,5580.2%99.8%

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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