Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in New Mexico totaled $46.7 million in 2020‡

Counties in New Mexico Receiving Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Pct of
1Dona Ana County, New Mexico$7,618,84316.3%16.3%
2Chaves County, New Mexico$7,122,75115.3%31.6%
3Roosevelt County, New Mexico$4,667,86010.0%41.6%
4Curry County, New Mexico$4,010,0658.6%50.2%
5Union County, New Mexico$2,838,6566.1%56.2%
6Lea County, New Mexico$2,790,9986.0%62.2%
7Socorro County, New Mexico$2,726,3065.8%68.1%
8Torrance County, New Mexico$2,074,9904.4%72.5%
9Luna County, New Mexico$1,947,3294.2%76.7%
10DeBaca County, New Mexico$1,608,7503.4%80.1%
11Quay County, New Mexico$1,208,3662.6%82.7%
12Harding County, New Mexico$1,110,1542.4%85.1%
13Colfax County, New Mexico$970,3222.1%87.2%
14Valencia County, New Mexico$749,4881.6%88.8%
15Cibola County, New Mexico$721,9721.5%90.3%
16Catron County, New Mexico$667,5021.4%91.8%
17Sierra County, New Mexico$637,6221.4%93.1%
18Guadalupe County, New Mexico$600,0941.3%94.4%
19Hidalgo County, New Mexico$566,4711.2%95.6%
20Lincoln County, New Mexico$541,9571.2%96.8%
21Otero County, New Mexico$458,1261.0%97.8%
22Grant County, New Mexico$412,8560.9%98.6%
23San Miguel County, New Mexico$368,5000.8%99.4%
24Mora County, New Mexico$118,9450.3%99.7%
25Rio Arriba County, New Mexico$86,4250.2%99.9%
26Taos County, New Mexico$45,4170.1%100.0%
27Sandoval County, New Mexico$11,4480.0%100.0%
28Santa Fe County, New Mexico$1,9540.0%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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