Commodity subsidies in New Jersey totaled $13.6 million in 2019

Counties in New Jersey Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
1Salem County, New Jersey$3,873,53728.4%28.4%
2Burlington County, New Jersey$2,803,37520.6%49.0%
3Warren County, New Jersey$1,805,91413.3%62.2%
4Gloucester County, New Jersey$1,121,3938.2%70.5%
5Cumberland County, New Jersey$993,4307.3%77.8%
6Hunterdon County, New Jersey$933,9706.9%84.6%
7Monmouth County, New Jersey$512,2783.8%88.4%
8Mercer County, New Jersey$479,6923.5%91.9%
9Middlesex County, New Jersey$419,7853.1%95.0%
10Sussex County, New Jersey$324,4892.4%97.4%
11Somerset County, New Jersey$267,6252.0%99.3%
12Ocean County, New Jersey$32,4410.2%99.6%
13Morris County, New Jersey$22,5880.2%99.7%
14Atlantic County, New Jersey$22,3120.2%99.9%
15Cape May County, New Jersey$13,4690.1%100.0%
16Camden County, New Jersey$1,7670.0%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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