Wheat Subsidies in New Jersey totaled $14.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in New Jersey Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
1Salem County, New Jersey$3,423,48824.3%24.3%
2Cumberland County, New Jersey$1,997,40414.2%38.5%
3Hunterdon County, New Jersey$1,990,78314.2%52.7%
4Burlington County, New Jersey$1,645,74511.7%64.4%
5Monmouth County, New Jersey$1,023,9187.3%71.7%
6Gloucester County, New Jersey$923,2606.6%78.2%
7Mercer County, New Jersey$895,5416.4%84.6%
8Warren County, New Jersey$814,1455.8%90.4%
9Somerset County, New Jersey$632,7114.5%94.9%
10Middlesex County, New Jersey$611,8624.4%99.2%
11Atlantic County, New Jersey$29,1270.2%99.4%
12Ocean County, New Jersey$28,7570.2%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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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