Conservation Reserve Program payments in Alabama totaled $482 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of CRP recipients were paid 58 percent of CRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%187$84,569,538$452,244
Top 2%26%375$127,635,889$340,362
Top 3%33%563$159,429,613$283,179
Top 4%38%750$184,879,596$246,506
Top 5%43%938$206,410,947$220,054
Top 6%47%1,126$224,885,196$199,720
Top 7%50%1,314$240,889,798$183,326
Top 8%53%1,501$255,221,653$170,034
Top 9%56%1,689$268,221,226$158,805
Top 10%58%1,877$280,088,544$149,221
Top 11%60%2,065$291,007,077$140,924
Top 12%62%2,252$301,027,167$133,671
Top 13%64%2,440$310,382,643$127,206
Top 14%66%2,628$319,134,020$121,436
Top 15%68%2,815$327,240,502$116,249
Top 16%69%3,003$334,855,793$111,507
Top 17%71%3,191$341,990,116$107,173
Top 18%72%3,379$348,700,791$103,196
Top 19%74%3,566$355,005,297$99,553
Top 20%75%3,754$360,978,343$96,158
Remaining 80% of recips.25%15,019$120,902,138$8,050

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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