Florida

State by State Industry Statistics

  • 47% of the state is Forest Land (16.3 million acres)
    • 53% owned by private (non-industrial) landowners
    • 20% owned by the public
    • 27% owned by forest industry
  • Ranked 4th in US reforestation in 1999
    • 203,306 acres of new trees planted
  • Over 60,000 workers in Forest Products Industry
    • 10% of state's total workforce
  • Economic Impact: Generates $8.5 billion annually for the state

For more information, contact the Florida Forestry Association.

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