Wheat Subsidies in New Jersey totaled $14.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in New Jersey Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
1Salem County, New Jersey$3,400,12324.3%24.3%
2Hunterdon County, New Jersey$1,975,99314.1%38.4%
3Cumberland County, New Jersey$1,974,07414.1%52.5%
4Burlington County, New Jersey$1,637,42711.7%64.2%
5Monmouth County, New Jersey$1,025,0157.3%71.6%
6Gloucester County, New Jersey$924,2256.6%78.2%
7Mercer County, New Jersey$895,5416.4%84.6%
8Warren County, New Jersey$806,9465.8%90.3%
9Somerset County, New Jersey$633,5594.5%94.9%
10Middlesex County, New Jersey$611,8624.4%99.2%
11Ocean County, New Jersey$29,4150.2%99.4%
12Atlantic County, New Jersey$29,1270.2%99.7%
13Morris County, New Jersey$28,0580.2%99.9%
14Sussex County, New Jersey$11,9280.1%99.9%
15Camden County, New Jersey$4,6700.0%100.0%
16Cape May County, New Jersey$4,1560.0%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 April 30, 2019.


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