Livestock Subsidies in Florida totaled $206 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Florida Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Okeechobee County, Florida$18,201,2488.8%8.8%
2Polk County, Florida$15,272,5917.4%16.3%
3Highlands County, Florida$12,384,7716.0%22.3%
4Hardee County, Florida$9,223,9874.5%26.8%
5Glades County, Florida$8,174,7024.0%30.7%
6Sumter County, Florida$7,955,3153.9%34.6%
7Hendry County, Florida$7,858,2053.8%38.4%
8DeSoto County, Florida$7,011,2133.4%41.8%
9Osceola County, Florida$6,453,5373.1%45.0%
10Lake County, Florida$6,037,2132.9%47.9%
11Jackson County, Florida$5,518,1662.7%50.6%
12Brevard County, Florida$5,407,0642.6%53.2%
13Manatee County, Florida$5,335,2032.6%55.8%
14Pasco County, Florida$5,240,2942.5%58.3%
15Alachua County, Florida$4,704,5092.3%60.6%
16Levy County, Florida$4,392,3282.1%62.8%
17Volusia County, Florida$4,334,2962.1%64.9%
18Columbia County, Florida$4,249,8772.1%66.9%
19Holmes County, Florida$3,856,0981.9%68.8%
20Suwannee County, Florida$3,629,8081.8%70.6%
21Marion County, Florida$3,355,5891.6%72.2%
22Madison County, Florida$3,123,5221.5%73.7%
23Hillsborough County, Florida$3,061,9611.5%75.2%
24Martin County, Florida$3,042,3871.5%76.7%
25Lafayette County, Florida$2,998,1771.5%78.1%
26Liberty County, Florida$2,584,5341.3%79.4%
27Walton County, Florida$2,491,3881.2%80.6%
28Gilchrist County, Florida$2,469,6151.2%81.8%
29Jefferson County, Florida$2,213,1191.1%82.9%
30Saint Lucie County, Florida$2,058,6651.0%83.9%
31Citrus County, Florida$2,040,8571.0%84.9%
32Indian River County, Florida$1,901,6530.9%85.8%
33Charlotte County, Florida$1,679,3490.8%86.6%
34Palm Beach County, Florida$1,658,1850.8%87.4%
35Hernando County, Florida$1,638,5730.8%88.2%
36Washington County, Florida$1,543,1230.7%89.0%
37Wakulla County, Florida$1,511,0970.7%89.7%
38Union County, Florida$1,314,5020.6%90.3%
39Hamilton County, Florida$1,306,9730.6%91.0%
40Orange County, Florida$1,301,6690.6%91.6%
41Santa Rosa County, Florida$1,205,5750.6%92.2%
42Sarasota County, Florida$1,149,5660.6%92.8%
43Dade County, Florida$1,075,9570.5%93.3%
44Baker County, Florida$1,065,5250.5%93.8%
45Calhoun County, Florida$1,057,1630.5%94.3%
46Duval County, Florida$1,034,9000.5%94.8%
47Lee County, Florida$1,026,2540.5%95.3%
48Nassau County, Florida$994,1630.5%95.8%
49Collier County, Florida$970,6220.5%96.3%
50Dixie County, Florida$945,8380.5%96.7%
51Putnam County, Florida$843,8740.4%97.1%
52Bradford County, Florida$811,0680.4%97.5%
53Flagler County, Florida$808,3650.4%97.9%
54Taylor County, Florida$728,9310.4%98.3%
55Okaloosa County, Florida$629,5660.3%98.6%
56Seminole County, Florida$566,3340.3%98.9%
57Gulf County, Florida$530,5370.3%99.1%
58Leon County, Florida$514,9690.3%99.4%
59Escambia County, Florida$441,7490.2%99.6%
60Clay County, Florida$349,5450.2%99.8%
61Gadsden County, Florida$228,2380.1%99.9%
62Saint Johns County, Florida$175,6270.1%99.9%
63Bay County, Florida$64,5790.0%100.0%
64Broward County, Florida$25,9250.0%100.0%
65Pinellas County, Florida$16,4560.0%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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