Wheat Subsidies in Florida totaled $17.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Florida Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Jackson County, Florida$4,320,61724.6%24.6%
2Calhoun County, Florida$2,007,26411.4%36.0%
3Escambia County, Florida$1,651,8369.4%45.4%
4Santa Rosa County, Florida$1,494,2188.5%53.9%
5Hamilton County, Florida$1,019,4495.8%59.7%
6Gadsden County, Florida$762,7614.3%64.1%
7Madison County, Florida$732,2414.2%68.3%
8Holmes County, Florida$700,0204.0%72.2%
9Okaloosa County, Florida$682,7123.9%76.1%
10Washington County, Florida$677,2273.9%80.0%
11Gilchrist County, Florida$490,3602.8%82.8%
12Walton County, Florida$485,2222.8%85.5%
13Suwannee County, Florida$443,4992.5%88.1%
14Alachua County, Florida$425,5612.4%90.5%
15Columbia County, Florida$350,2662.0%92.5%
16Jefferson County, Florida$268,3141.5%94.0%
17Gulf County, Florida$249,6241.4%95.4%
18Levy County, Florida$228,7151.3%96.7%
19Lafayette County, Florida$155,4600.9%97.6%
20Marion County, Florida$134,2390.8%98.4%
21Liberty County, Florida$61,2760.3%98.7%
22Union County, Florida$50,2190.3%99.0%
23Pasco County, Florida$39,9490.2%99.2%
24Brevard County, Florida$36,0600.2%99.4%
25Hillsborough County, Florida$21,6490.1%99.6%
26Dixie County, Florida$17,4460.1%99.7%
27Hernando County, Florida$14,0830.1%99.7%
28Highlands County, Florida$11,6700.1%99.8%
29DeSoto County, Florida$8,6560.0%99.9%
30Leon County, Florida$8,0300.0%99.9%
31Baker County, Florida$6,4820.0%99.9%
32Lake County, Florida$4,1610.0%100.0%
33Taylor County, Florida$2,5250.0%100.0%
34Martin County, Florida$1,6640.0%100.0%
35Sumter County, Florida$1,1880.0%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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