USDA subsidies in Rhode Island totaled $20.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Rhode Island by county, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Rhode Island NRCS$7,220,41235.1%35.1%
2Providence County, Rhode Island$5,043,60724.5%59.6%
3Washington County, Rhode Island$3,935,90319.1%78.8%
4Newport County, Rhode Island$2,882,75614.0%92.8%
5Kent County, Rhode Island$886,4124.3%97.1%
6Bristol County, Rhode Island$568,9172.8%99.8%

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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