Tree Assistance - Total payments in Florida totaled $8.4 million in 2019

Counties in Florida Receiving Tree Assistance - Total payments, 2019

Rank County Tree Assistance - Total
Pct of
1Dade County, Florida$5,353,65163.6%63.6%
2Palm Beach County, Florida$1,017,91412.1%75.7%
3Polk County, Florida$606,2617.2%82.9%
4DeSoto County, Florida$248,2882.9%85.8%
5Hardee County, Florida$225,3882.7%88.5%
6Lake County, Florida$208,1892.5%91.0%
7Highlands County, Florida$117,7441.4%92.4%
8Indian River County, Florida$113,7411.4%93.7%
9Okeechobee County, Florida$83,6891.0%94.7%
10Sarasota County, Florida$74,4180.9%95.6%
11Saint Lucie County, Florida$70,5450.8%96.5%
12Pasco County, Florida$66,7170.8%97.2%
13Hendry County, Florida$43,0170.5%97.8%
14Orange County, Florida$38,1140.5%98.2%
15Broward County, Florida$36,1950.4%98.6%
16Sumter County, Florida$33,9550.4%99.0%
17Collier County, Florida$15,1170.2%99.2%
18Hernando County, Florida$14,2240.2%99.4%
19Charlotte County, Florida$14,0260.2%99.6%
20Volusia County, Florida$10,0450.1%99.7%
21Martin County, Florida$9,9880.1%99.8%
22Osceola County, Florida$8,6410.1%99.9%
23Putnam County, Florida$5,9270.1%100.0%
24Hamilton County, Florida$1,2660.0%100.0%
25Manatee County, Florida$1,1880.0%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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