Conservation payments in Hempstead County, Arkansas totaled $5.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 64 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%3$700,829$233,610
Top 2%26%7$1,490,580$212,940
Top 3%36%11$2,055,315$186,847
Top 4%41%14$2,342,432$167,317
Top 5%46%18$2,647,757$147,098
Top 6%51%22$2,909,490$132,250
Top 7%55%26$3,149,645$121,140
Top 8%58%29$3,318,402$114,428
Top 9%62%33$3,521,523$106,713
Top 10%64%37$3,683,608$99,557
Top 11%66%40$3,793,698$94,842
Top 12%68%44$3,914,201$88,959
Top 13%70%48$4,025,776$83,870
Top 14%72%52$4,120,838$79,247
Top 15%73%55$4,185,541$76,101
Top 16%75%59$4,264,702$72,283
Top 17%76%63$4,338,403$68,864
Top 18%77%66$4,389,761$66,512
Top 19%78%70$4,453,539$63,622
Top 20%79%74$4,513,519$60,994
Remaining 80% of recips.21%298$1,210,814$4,063

‡ 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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