Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in New York totaled $135 million in 2020‡

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

Rank County Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Pct of
1Wyoming County, New York$9,124,2376.7%6.7%
2Jefferson County, New York$7,591,0165.6%12.3%
3Livingston County, New York$7,087,1695.2%17.6%
4Washington County, New York$7,002,4365.2%22.7%
5Cayuga County, New York$6,948,8715.1%27.9%
6Saint Lawrence County, New York$6,515,8244.8%32.7%
7Steuben County, New York$5,279,7023.9%36.6%
8Lewis County, New York$4,914,9693.6%40.2%
9Chautauqua County, New York$4,912,2133.6%43.8%
10Ontario County, New York$4,566,1703.4%47.2%
11Genesee County, New York$4,494,9193.3%50.5%
12Oneida County, New York$4,424,9323.3%53.8%
13Onondaga County, New York$4,087,0693.0%56.8%
14Cortland County, New York$4,073,2263.0%59.8%
15Franklin County, New York$4,067,7633.0%62.8%
16Montgomery County, New York$3,711,4582.7%65.6%
17Clinton County, New York$3,390,4172.5%68.1%
18Madison County, New York$3,233,1092.4%70.4%
19Erie County, New York$3,138,5392.3%72.8%
20Cattaraugus County, New York$2,969,6262.2%75.0%
21Saratoga County, New York$2,923,1832.2%77.1%
22Herkimer County, New York$2,626,1321.9%79.1%
23Niagara County, New York$2,362,1151.7%80.8%
24Columbia County, New York$2,284,7321.7%82.5%
25Chenango County, New York$2,244,5281.7%84.1%
26Tompkins County, New York$2,040,6371.5%85.6%
27Orleans County, New York$1,725,5121.3%86.9%
28Delaware County, New York$1,666,9181.2%88.2%
29Allegany County, New York$1,556,6191.1%89.3%
30Broome County, New York$1,475,6021.1%90.4%
31Wayne County, New York$1,458,8341.1%91.5%
32Tioga County, New York$1,323,9311.0%92.4%
33Rensselaer County, New York$1,278,9990.9%93.4%
34Seneca County, New York$1,152,5040.9%94.2%
35Otsego County, New York$1,010,1500.7%95.0%
36Schoharie County, New York$970,2870.7%95.7%
37Monroe County, New York$846,0690.6%96.3%
38Schuyler County, New York$826,3460.6%96.9%
39Chemung County, New York$765,0970.6%97.5%
40Orange County, New York$763,9580.6%98.1%
41Yates County, New York$570,8320.4%98.5%
42Albany County, New York$550,1480.4%98.9%
43Oswego County, New York$485,0640.4%99.2%
44Fulton County, New York$327,1690.2%99.5%
45Dutchess County, New York$231,0490.2%99.7%
46Sullivan County, New York$227,3760.2%99.8%
47Essex County, New York$117,1990.1%99.9%
48Greene County, New York$113,6080.1%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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