Dairy Program Subsidies in Florida totaled $48.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Florida Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Okeechobee County, Florida$7,248,57715.1%15.1%
2Lafayette County, Florida$6,723,41414.0%29.1%
3Hardee County, Florida$4,183,5578.7%37.9%
4Suwannee County, Florida$4,099,1268.5%46.4%
5Highlands County, Florida$2,122,2184.4%50.8%
6Gilchrist County, Florida$1,979,4584.1%55.0%
7Manatee County, Florida$1,944,0934.1%59.0%
8Hillsborough County, Florida$1,586,9833.3%62.3%
9Pasco County, Florida$1,444,9603.0%65.3%
10Alachua County, Florida$1,316,1552.7%68.1%
11Jefferson County, Florida$1,246,8022.6%70.7%
12Duval County, Florida$1,184,8282.5%73.1%
13Jackson County, Florida$1,184,3952.5%75.6%
14DeSoto County, Florida$1,133,3922.4%78.0%
15Hernando County, Florida$946,8822.0%80.0%
16Sumter County, Florida$809,7331.7%81.6%
17Holmes County, Florida$789,0781.6%83.3%
18Marion County, Florida$689,2841.4%84.7%
19Escambia County, Florida$635,3061.3%86.1%
20Polk County, Florida$613,2271.3%87.3%
21Clay County, Florida$591,2651.2%88.6%
22Putnam County, Florida$500,0391.0%89.6%
23Glades County, Florida$465,5711.0%90.6%
24Levy County, Florida$441,5860.9%91.5%
25Lake County, Florida$438,0420.9%92.4%
26Nassau County, Florida$388,7580.8%93.2%
27Calhoun County, Florida$315,1460.7%93.9%
28Dixie County, Florida$312,2120.7%94.5%
29Volusia County, Florida$295,7390.6%95.1%
30Bradford County, Florida$292,7220.6%95.8%
31Baker County, Florida$291,6300.6%96.4%
32Sarasota County, Florida$284,4490.6%97.0%
33Madison County, Florida$280,6040.6%97.5%
34Washington County, Florida$277,4390.6%98.1%
35Martin County, Florida$192,0010.4%98.5%
36Hamilton County, Florida$133,3760.3%98.8%
37Citrus County, Florida$128,8820.3%99.1%
38Leon County, Florida$115,1050.2%99.3%
39Brevard County, Florida$88,8750.2%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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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