USDA subsidies in New Mexico totaled $102 million in 2018

Total USDA - Subsidies in New Mexico by county, 2018

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
Pct of
1Curry County, New Mexico$19,851,13219.4%19.4%
2Roosevelt County, New Mexico$11,783,30311.5%30.9%
3Quay County, New Mexico$9,423,6939.2%40.1%
4Lea County, New Mexico$8,518,3948.3%48.4%
5Chaves County, New Mexico$7,546,8257.4%55.8%
6Union County, New Mexico$5,411,8185.3%61.1%
7Torrance County, New Mexico$4,733,5254.6%65.7%
8Dona Ana County, New Mexico$3,697,8173.6%69.3%
9Eddy County, New Mexico$3,672,3273.6%72.9%
10Luna County, New Mexico$2,383,3922.3%75.2%
11San Juan County, New Mexico$2,052,5222.0%77.2%
12Catron County, New Mexico$1,989,5021.9%79.1%
13DeBaca County, New Mexico$1,908,7431.9%81.0%
14Grant County, New Mexico$1,771,5331.7%82.7%
15Otero County, New Mexico$1,764,8411.7%84.5%
16Harding County, New Mexico$1,763,1641.7%86.2%
17Cibola County, New Mexico$1,671,5391.6%87.8%
18Lincoln County, New Mexico$1,641,9251.6%89.4%
19Socorro County, New Mexico$1,359,6211.3%90.8%
20San Miguel County, New Mexico$1,291,5531.3%92.0%
21Hidalgo County, New Mexico$1,290,5131.3%93.3%
22Guadalupe County, New Mexico$1,183,9981.2%94.4%
23Colfax County, New Mexico$1,137,1491.1%95.5%
24Sandoval County, New Mexico$1,041,6391.0%96.6%
25Rio Arriba County, New Mexico$862,9960.8%97.4%
26Sierra County, New Mexico$862,1010.8%98.2%
27Valencia County, New Mexico$759,8680.7%99.0%
28Mora County, New Mexico$445,5480.4%99.4%
29McKinley County, New Mexico$321,8180.3%99.7%
30Santa Fe County, New Mexico$71,3280.1%99.8%
31Bernalillo County, New Mexico$31,8780.0%99.8%
32Taos County, New Mexico$24,5420.0%99.9%

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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