Commodity subsidies in New Mexico totaled $53.2 million in 2019

Counties in New Mexico Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
1Curry County, New Mexico$17,702,18433.3%33.3%
2Roosevelt County, New Mexico$8,170,86715.4%48.6%
3Lea County, New Mexico$5,648,24710.6%59.2%
4Dona Ana County, New Mexico$5,466,95410.3%69.5%
5Chaves County, New Mexico$5,342,81510.0%79.5%
6Quay County, New Mexico$3,331,3096.3%85.8%
7Luna County, New Mexico$1,571,1963.0%88.7%
8Eddy County, New Mexico$1,047,3962.0%90.7%
9Union County, New Mexico$951,9351.8%92.5%
10Hidalgo County, New Mexico$923,9811.7%94.2%
11Socorro County, New Mexico$520,5751.0%95.2%
12Torrance County, New Mexico$498,4720.9%96.2%
13Catron County, New Mexico$432,5510.8%97.0%
14Valencia County, New Mexico$418,4250.8%97.7%
15San Juan County, New Mexico$313,1730.6%98.3%
16Otero County, New Mexico$200,0470.4%98.7%
17Bernalillo County, New Mexico$192,0640.4%99.1%
18Sierra County, New Mexico$179,3380.3%99.4%
19DeBaca County, New Mexico$113,3400.2%99.6%
20Harding County, New Mexico$61,7740.1%99.7%
21Colfax County, New Mexico$55,9640.1%99.8%
22Santa Fe County, New Mexico$36,0130.1%99.9%
23Rio Arriba County, New Mexico$24,8860.0%100.0%
24Grant County, New Mexico$11,3680.0%100.0%
25Taos County, New Mexico$4,9230.0%100.0%
26San Miguel County, New Mexico$3,8270.0%100.0%
27Sandoval County, New Mexico$1,2510.0%100.0%
28Guadalupe County, New Mexico$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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