Commodity subsidies in Somerset County, Pennsylvania totaled $28.9 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Somerset County, Pennsylvania Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Lancaster County, Pennsylvania$113,322,4568.4%8.4%
2Franklin County, Pennsylvania$71,564,4505.3%13.7%
3York County, Pennsylvania$63,603,4364.7%18.4%
4Berks County, Pennsylvania$62,343,6264.6%23.1%
5Cumberland County, Pennsylvania$43,099,3243.2%26.3%
6Bradford County, Pennsylvania$40,314,4313.0%29.3%
7Chester County, Pennsylvania$37,308,1162.8%32.0%
8Northumberland County, Pennsylvania$37,245,3912.8%34.8%
9Mercer County, Pennsylvania$36,827,0452.7%37.5%
10Adams County, Pennsylvania$36,160,7052.7%40.2%
11Crawford County, Pennsylvania$35,948,1272.7%42.9%
12Lebanon County, Pennsylvania$35,233,9182.6%45.5%
13Bedford County, Pennsylvania$32,550,5172.4%47.9%
14Centre County, Pennsylvania$31,785,1892.4%50.3%
15Blair County, Pennsylvania$30,797,7622.3%52.5%
16Somerset County, Pennsylvania$28,877,1222.1%54.7%
17Northampton County, Pennsylvania$27,262,7602.0%56.7%
18Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania$26,961,0282.0%58.7%
19Perry County, Pennsylvania$26,554,0022.0%60.7%
20Indiana County, Pennsylvania$26,139,8431.9%62.6%
21Erie County, Pennsylvania$24,909,0001.8%64.5%
22Lycoming County, Pennsylvania$23,999,2021.8%66.3%
23Columbia County, Pennsylvania$23,998,0341.8%68.0%
24Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania$23,196,3271.7%69.8%
25Mifflin County, Pennsylvania$22,618,7211.7%71.4%
26Dauphin County, Pennsylvania$21,979,4401.6%73.1%
27Juniata County, Pennsylvania$21,804,1401.6%74.7%
28Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania$20,378,8961.5%76.2%
29Lehigh County, Pennsylvania$19,998,8471.5%77.7%
30Tioga County, Pennsylvania$19,591,4881.5%79.1%
31Lawrence County, Pennsylvania$17,676,9441.3%80.4%
32Butler County, Pennsylvania$17,565,9701.3%81.7%
33Snyder County, Pennsylvania$16,427,0481.2%83.0%
34Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania$15,169,9891.1%84.1%
35Armstrong County, Pennsylvania$14,713,3291.1%85.2%
36Union County, Pennsylvania$14,516,4181.1%86.3%
37Bucks County, Pennsylvania$13,950,2961.0%87.3%
38Fulton County, Pennsylvania$13,486,2491.0%88.3%
39Clinton County, Pennsylvania$12,847,2111.0%89.2%
40Clarion County, Pennsylvania$12,702,5680.9%90.2%
41Cambria County, Pennsylvania$12,656,2390.9%91.1%
42Fayette County, Pennsylvania$11,539,8920.9%92.0%
43Potter County, Pennsylvania$8,949,3410.7%92.7%
44Montour County, Pennsylvania$8,591,6310.6%93.3%
45Washington County, Pennsylvania$8,401,5820.6%93.9%
46Luzerne County, Pennsylvania$7,901,2540.6%94.5%
47Wayne County, Pennsylvania$7,754,8410.6%95.1%
48Montgomery County, Pennsylvania$7,201,3800.5%95.6%
49Wyoming County, Pennsylvania$7,015,5210.5%96.1%
50Jefferson County, Pennsylvania$6,540,8170.5%96.6%
51Venango County, Pennsylvania$6,453,5580.5%97.1%
52Warren County, Pennsylvania$6,417,3220.5%97.6%
53Clearfield County, Pennsylvania$5,240,3820.4%98.0%
54Beaver County, Pennsylvania$4,868,8910.4%98.3%
55Sullivan County, Pennsylvania$4,804,4450.4%98.7%
56Monroe County, Pennsylvania$3,872,6930.3%99.0%
57Carbon County, Pennsylvania$3,839,2430.3%99.2%
58McKean County, Pennsylvania$2,381,7710.2%99.4%
59Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania$2,042,4600.2%99.6%
60Greene County, Pennsylvania$1,769,7550.1%99.7%
61Elk County, Pennsylvania$1,051,7020.1%99.8%
62Delaware County, Pennsylvania$886,8690.1%99.9%
63Forest County, Pennsylvania$618,3030.0%99.9%
64Pike County, Pennsylvania$603,8220.0%99.9%
65Allegheny County, Pennsylvania$569,9130.0%100.0%
66Cameron County, Pennsylvania$194,8810.0%100.0%
67Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania$9,0510.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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