Commodity subsidies in New Jersey totaled $3.1 million in 2018

Counties in New Jersey Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
1Burlington County, New Jersey$866,79427.8%27.8%
2Salem County, New Jersey$449,59914.4%42.2%
3Warren County, New Jersey$430,36013.8%55.9%
4Cumberland County, New Jersey$309,1619.9%65.8%
5Hunterdon County, New Jersey$285,0389.1%75.0%
6Gloucester County, New Jersey$174,8175.6%80.6%
7Sussex County, New Jersey$144,3144.6%85.2%
8Middlesex County, New Jersey$138,7394.4%89.6%
9Somerset County, New Jersey$138,3804.4%94.1%
10Monmouth County, New Jersey$90,0562.9%97.0%
11Mercer County, New Jersey$37,3081.2%98.1%
12Ocean County, New Jersey$30,2491.0%99.1%
13Cape May County, New Jersey$12,8860.4%99.5%
14Atlantic County, New Jersey$12,3240.4%99.9%
15Camden County, New Jersey$1,6320.1%100.0%
16Morris County, New Jersey$7650.0%100.0%

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 October 31, 2019.


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