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Corn Subsidies** in Florida totaled $50.6 million from 1995-2012.

Counties in Florida Receiving corn subsidies**, 1995-2012
Rank County Corn Subsidies**
1995-2012
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Jackson County, Florida$7,970,21415.7%15.7%
2Hamilton County, Florida$4,189,4808.3%24.0%
3Escambia County, Florida$3,605,6397.1%31.1%
4Alachua County, Florida$3,352,9676.6%37.8%
5Suwannee County, Florida$3,083,6216.1%43.9%
6Jefferson County, Florida$3,069,2666.1%49.9%
7Gilchrist County, Florida$2,434,1974.8%54.7%
8Madison County, Florida$2,379,8654.7%59.4%
9Columbia County, Florida$2,246,5284.4%63.9%
10Leon County, Florida$2,220,4804.4%68.2%
11Levy County, Florida$2,202,2614.3%72.6%
12Washington County, Florida$1,585,6143.1%75.7%
13Lafayette County, Florida$1,286,8762.5%78.3%
14Walton County, Florida$1,172,3542.3%80.6%
15Holmes County, Florida$1,085,7292.1%82.7%
16Gadsden County, Florida$1,071,3642.1%84.8%
17Putnam County, Florida$910,2891.8%86.6%
18Santa Rosa County, Florida$841,9871.7%88.3%
19Brevard County, Florida$759,9511.5%89.8%
20Calhoun County, Florida$752,9131.5%91.3%
21Okaloosa County, Florida$594,5461.2%92.5%
22Saint Johns County, Florida$450,6950.9%93.4%
23Union County, Florida$356,0140.7%94.1%
24Nassau County, Florida$325,7970.6%94.7%
25Indian River County, Florida$296,8850.6%95.3%
26Dixie County, Florida$260,8470.5%95.8%
27Palm Beach County, Florida$232,3450.5%96.3%
28Okeechobee County, Florida$212,5310.4%96.7%
29Baker County, Florida$151,7660.3%97.0%
30Gulf County, Florida$150,0560.3%97.3%
31Marion County, Florida$147,0010.3%97.6%
32Wakulla County, Florida$92,4820.2%97.8%
33Bradford County, Florida$80,5890.2%97.9%
34Flagler County, Florida$71,8250.1%98.1%
35Lake County, Florida$49,2170.1%98.2%
36Highlands County, Florida$44,2950.1%98.2%
37Glades County, Florida$41,8840.1%98.3%
38Taylor County, Florida$39,6230.1%98.4%
39Sarasota County, Florida$13,9950.0%98.4%
40Hendry County, Florida$7,4640.0%98.4%
41Liberty County, Florida$5,7400.0%98.5%
42Manatee County, Florida$2,6440.0%98.5%
43Sumter County, Florida$1,2110.0%98.5%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

** Crop totals are an estimate. In the data received by EWG for 2009-2011, USDA does not differentiate Direct Payments or Counter-Cyclical Payments by crop as in previous years. EWG allocated the region's Direct Payments by crop for the 2009-2011 calendar year using the proportion of that crop's Direct Payments in 2008. Number of recipients receiving Direct Payments for that crop were not estimated. Due to the way Counter Cyclical Payments are made - EWG was not able to allocate Counter Cyclical Payments to crops. Also included in the crop totals are the crop insurance premiums as reported by the USDA Risk Management Agency for that crop. The crop insurance premium is the amount of money that is calculated by USDA to make the program actuarially sound. Crop insurance premium subsidies are available at the county, state and national level.