USDA subsidies in Florida totaled $4.0 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Florida by county, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Jackson County, Florida$304,542,1367.6%7.6%
2Dade County, Florida$227,732,3605.7%13.3%
3Polk County, Florida$215,414,6095.4%18.7%
4$211,128,8655.3%23.9%
5Hendry County, Florida$179,588,2914.5%28.4%
6Palm Beach County, Florida$167,032,7134.2%32.6%
7Saint Lucie County, Florida$161,956,2234.0%36.6%
8Santa Rosa County, Florida$159,689,0784.0%40.6%
9Hardee County, Florida$149,513,3143.7%44.3%
10DeSoto County, Florida$149,031,9603.7%48.1%
11Highlands County, Florida$133,920,7193.3%51.4%
12Indian River County, Florida$109,848,2452.7%54.2%
13Hillsborough County, Florida$102,802,3892.6%56.7%
14Collier County, Florida$100,872,2702.5%59.2%
15Levy County, Florida$89,937,9282.2%61.5%
16Martin County, Florida$82,035,0382.0%63.5%
17Manatee County, Florida$80,899,7362.0%65.5%
18Escambia County, Florida$77,728,7601.9%67.5%
19Okeechobee County, Florida$71,707,4841.8%69.3%
20Lake County, Florida$67,289,3351.7%71.0%
21Holmes County, Florida$60,058,3071.5%72.5%
22Alachua County, Florida$57,739,9571.4%73.9%
23Lee County, Florida$57,366,6781.4%75.3%
24Florida NRCS$55,906,2421.4%76.7%
25Gilchrist County, Florida$49,210,3641.2%78.0%
26Suwannee County, Florida$48,552,1901.2%79.2%
27Calhoun County, Florida$47,676,3891.2%80.4%
28Osceola County, Florida$45,535,2361.1%81.5%
29Walton County, Florida$45,246,7751.1%82.6%
30Marion County, Florida$44,949,4271.1%83.7%
31Sumter County, Florida$43,416,1851.1%84.8%
32Orange County, Florida$43,142,2781.1%85.9%
33Charlotte County, Florida$40,188,7321.0%86.9%
34Glades County, Florida$39,785,3471.0%87.9%
35Volusia County, Florida$34,371,2660.9%88.8%
36Madison County, Florida$33,872,9320.8%89.6%
37Okaloosa County, Florida$33,097,5420.8%90.4%
38Columbia County, Florida$31,514,1460.8%91.2%
39Washington County, Florida$31,135,4940.8%92.0%
40Jefferson County, Florida$30,981,7020.8%92.8%
41Putnam County, Florida$27,477,0870.7%93.5%
42Brevard County, Florida$27,353,2940.7%94.1%
43Hamilton County, Florida$27,022,7120.7%94.8%
44Pasco County, Florida$23,690,3040.6%95.4%
45Saint Johns County, Florida$22,802,4790.6%96.0%
46Gadsden County, Florida$22,668,0900.6%96.5%
47Lafayette County, Florida$22,026,9320.5%97.1%
48Broward County, Florida$15,746,9800.4%97.5%
49Dixie County, Florida$10,907,9130.3%97.8%
50Flagler County, Florida$10,857,5720.3%98.0%
51Hernando County, Florida$9,600,6070.2%98.3%
52Sarasota County, Florida$8,411,2060.2%98.5%
53Citrus County, Florida$7,664,8710.2%98.7%
54Seminole County, Florida$6,477,0700.2%98.8%
55Union County, Florida$5,827,0060.1%99.0%
56Bradford County, Florida$5,683,9630.1%99.1%
57Leon County, Florida$5,180,3790.1%99.2%
58Liberty County, Florida$3,803,1570.1%99.3%
59Duval County, Florida$3,629,5540.1%99.4%
60Baker County, Florida$3,434,0130.1%99.5%
61Wakulla County, Florida$3,433,0100.1%99.6%
62Nassau County, Florida$2,847,8950.1%99.7%
63Clay County, Florida$2,156,9940.1%99.7%
64Gulf County, Florida$1,879,8200.0%99.8%
65Taylor County, Florida$1,376,8260.0%99.8%
66Bay County, Florida$576,1220.0%99.8%
67Franklin County, Florida$496,3690.0%99.8%
68Pinellas County, Florida$200,6150.0%99.8%
69Monroe County, Florida$1,8650.0%99.8%

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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