Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in New Jersey totaled $1.8 million in 2020‡

Counties in New Jersey Receiving Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Pct of
1Salem County, New Jersey$467,58926.7%26.7%
2Warren County, New Jersey$351,70820.1%46.8%
3Gloucester County, New Jersey$298,31117.0%63.8%
4Sussex County, New Jersey$179,91310.3%74.1%
5Cumberland County, New Jersey$91,6275.2%79.4%
6Hunterdon County, New Jersey$84,1994.8%84.2%
7Camden County, New Jersey$57,5663.3%87.5%
8Atlantic County, New Jersey$51,0222.9%90.4%
9Somerset County, New Jersey$42,0212.4%92.8%
10Mercer County, New Jersey$38,5672.2%95.0%
11Monmouth County, New Jersey$37,8962.2%97.1%
12Burlington County, New Jersey$33,2091.9%99.0%
13Cape May County, New Jersey$13,9990.8%99.8%
14Middlesex County, New Jersey$2,9440.2%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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