Livestock Subsidies in New Jersey totaled $2.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in New Jersey Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
Pct of
1Middlesex County, New Jersey$489,62823.1%23.1%
2Salem County, New Jersey$468,88022.1%45.1%
3Hunterdon County, New Jersey$305,50914.4%59.5%
4Warren County, New Jersey$209,5589.9%69.4%
5Gloucester County, New Jersey$157,7697.4%76.8%
6Sussex County, New Jersey$154,2527.3%84.1%
7Somerset County, New Jersey$117,2105.5%89.6%
8Burlington County, New Jersey$97,2924.6%94.2%
9Cumberland County, New Jersey$43,1902.0%96.2%
10Atlantic County, New Jersey$33,1741.6%97.8%
11Monmouth County, New Jersey$14,7440.7%98.5%
12Cape May County, New Jersey$14,1620.7%99.1%
13Ocean County, New Jersey$9,9170.5%99.6%
14Morris County, New Jersey$5,1440.2%99.8%
15Mercer County, New Jersey$2,4180.1%99.9%
16Camden County, New Jersey$1,0910.1%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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