Commodity subsidies in New Jersey totaled $120 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in New Jersey Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Salem County, New Jersey$26,220,43121.9%21.9%
2Warren County, New Jersey$21,746,98918.1%40.0%
3Burlington County, New Jersey$16,438,74113.7%53.7%
4Hunterdon County, New Jersey$11,620,0019.7%63.4%
5Gloucester County, New Jersey$7,415,0386.2%69.6%
6Cumberland County, New Jersey$7,278,3916.1%75.7%
7Sussex County, New Jersey$5,962,5335.0%80.7%
8Mercer County, New Jersey$5,954,1975.0%85.7%
9Monmouth County, New Jersey$5,645,6064.7%90.4%
10Middlesex County, New Jersey$5,071,6654.2%94.6%
11Somerset County, New Jersey$4,292,5633.6%98.2%
12Morris County, New Jersey$1,239,5781.0%99.2%
13Ocean County, New Jersey$584,8390.5%99.7%
14Atlantic County, New Jersey$156,1280.1%99.8%
15Camden County, New Jersey$112,5030.1%99.9%
16Cape May County, New Jersey$88,7780.1%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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