Dairy Program Subsidies in Florida totaled $47.5 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Florida Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Okeechobee County, Florida$7,414,60015.6%15.6%
2Lafayette County, Florida$6,549,30113.8%29.4%
3Hardee County, Florida$4,208,5378.9%38.3%
4Suwannee County, Florida$4,047,9338.5%46.8%
5Highlands County, Florida$2,075,4814.4%51.2%
6Manatee County, Florida$1,999,2864.2%55.4%
7Gilchrist County, Florida$1,860,1193.9%59.3%
8Hillsborough County, Florida$1,586,9833.3%62.6%
9Pasco County, Florida$1,422,5883.0%65.6%
10Alachua County, Florida$1,290,6552.7%68.3%
11Duval County, Florida$1,184,8282.5%70.8%
12Jackson County, Florida$1,173,0402.5%73.3%
13DeSoto County, Florida$1,120,7492.4%75.7%
14Jefferson County, Florida$1,106,3192.3%78.0%
15Hernando County, Florida$946,8822.0%80.0%
16Sumter County, Florida$799,8071.7%81.7%
17Holmes County, Florida$789,0781.7%83.3%
18Marion County, Florida$689,2841.5%84.8%
19Escambia County, Florida$635,3061.3%86.1%
20Polk County, Florida$610,6541.3%87.4%
21Clay County, Florida$591,2651.2%88.6%
22Putnam County, Florida$470,7471.0%89.6%
23Glades County, Florida$465,5711.0%90.6%
24Levy County, Florida$441,5860.9%91.6%
25Lake County, Florida$438,0420.9%92.5%
26Nassau County, Florida$388,1920.8%93.3%
27Calhoun County, Florida$315,1460.7%94.0%
28Dixie County, Florida$312,2120.7%94.6%
29Volusia County, Florida$295,7390.6%95.2%
30Bradford County, Florida$292,7220.6%95.9%
31Baker County, Florida$291,6300.6%96.5%
32Sarasota County, Florida$284,4490.6%97.1%
33Washington County, Florida$278,7730.6%97.7%
34Madison County, Florida$254,6650.5%98.2%
35Martin County, Florida$192,0010.4%98.6%
36Hamilton County, Florida$133,3760.3%98.9%
37Leon County, Florida$115,1050.2%99.1%
38Brevard County, Florida$88,8750.2%99.3%
39Citrus County, Florida$88,5000.2%99.5%
40Saint Lucie County, Florida$63,0070.1%99.6%
41Broward County, Florida$42,7550.1%99.7%
42Columbia County, Florida$38,6500.1%99.8%
43Palm Beach County, Florida$31,1120.1%99.9%
44Santa Rosa County, Florida$27,4270.1%99.9%
45Charlotte County, Florida$21,5240.0%100.0%
46Indian River County, Florida$10,7170.0%100.0%
47Liberty County, Florida$6,4310.0%100.0%
48Osceola County, Florida$1,5750.0%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 October 31, 2019.

 

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