USDA subsidies in New Jersey totaled $318 million from 1995-2020‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in New Jersey by county, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
Pct of
1Salem County, New Jersey$59,789,46718.8%18.8%
2Burlington County, New Jersey$41,446,02313.0%31.8%
3Warren County, New Jersey$35,473,39711.1%43.0%
4Gloucester County, New Jersey$32,414,72510.2%53.2%
5Cumberland County, New Jersey$29,202,1659.2%62.3%
6Hunterdon County, New Jersey$22,511,4687.1%69.4%
7Atlantic County, New Jersey$19,207,4026.0%75.4%
8New Jersey NRCS$18,130,8365.7%81.1%
9Monmouth County, New Jersey$10,974,1313.4%84.6%
10Sussex County, New Jersey$9,843,8233.1%87.7%
11Mercer County, New Jersey$9,640,8723.0%90.7%
12Middlesex County, New Jersey$9,027,5722.8%93.6%
13Somerset County, New Jersey$7,356,7992.3%95.9%
14Camden County, New Jersey$6,118,7141.9%97.8%
15Morris County, New Jersey$3,559,2901.1%98.9%
16Ocean County, New Jersey$1,975,1850.6%99.5%
17Cape May County, New Jersey$612,7220.2%99.7%
18Bergen County, New Jersey$2,9800.0%99.7%
19Passaic County, New Jersey$2530.0%99.7%

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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