Percentage of Agricultural Land Foreign-Owned, 2009
Percentage of Agricultural Land Foreign-Owned by state, as of 2009. The highest is Maine at 15.7%. The lowest is Rhode Island at 0%. The average is 1.56%.
Methodology: Calculated by comparing 2009 Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act data with the total cropland, grassland pasture and range, forest-use land, and farmsteads, roads, and miscellaneous farmland private holdings listed in the 2007 Major Land Uses dataset by the United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service.