Tree Subsidies in New York totaled $4.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in New York Receiving tree subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Tree Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Clinton County, New York$826,40317.5%17.5%
2Orleans County, New York$754,11615.9%33.4%
3Wayne County, New York$730,47415.4%48.8%
4Yates County, New York$373,6847.9%56.7%
5Niagara County, New York$356,0597.5%64.2%
6Seneca County, New York$318,5806.7%71.0%
7Chautauqua County, New York$299,7696.3%77.3%
8Ontario County, New York$261,2795.5%82.8%
9Schuyler County, New York$108,9002.3%85.1%
10Steuben County, New York$101,0122.1%87.3%
11Orange County, New York$85,5471.8%89.1%
12Suffolk County, New York$56,6931.2%90.3%
13Cayuga County, New York$42,7670.9%91.2%
14Franklin County, New York$42,4200.9%92.1%
15Onondaga County, New York$41,9660.9%92.9%
16Chemung County, New York$39,3180.8%93.8%
17Columbia County, New York$35,9670.8%94.5%
18Oswego County, New York$35,0280.7%95.3%
19Ulster County, New York$31,4000.7%95.9%
20Saint Lawrence County, New York$28,6110.6%96.5%
21Monroe County, New York$28,5850.6%97.1%
22Albany County, New York$21,4570.5%97.6%
23Rensselaer County, New York$20,6760.4%98.0%
24Jefferson County, New York$19,2880.4%98.4%
25Dutchess County, New York$11,8260.2%98.7%
26Tompkins County, New York$10,4770.2%98.9%
27Essex County, New York$8,3170.2%99.1%
28Chenango County, New York$8,1270.2%99.3%
29Tioga County, New York$6,5270.1%99.4%
30Lewis County, New York$5,7920.1%99.5%
31Schoharie County, New York$4,3770.1%99.6%
32Sullivan County, New York$4,2700.1%99.7%
33Livingston County, New York$3,7960.1%99.8%
34Washington County, New York$2,5950.1%99.8%
35Allegany County, New York$2,2500.0%99.9%
36Westchester County, New York$1,5590.0%99.9%
37Erie County, New York$1,2210.0%99.9%
38Cortland County, New York$9430.0%100.0%
39Madison County, New York$9290.0%100.0%
40Wyoming County, New York$7720.0%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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