Wheat Subsidies in Imperial County, California totaled $72.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 56 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%7$7,255,783$1,036,540
Top 2%18%14$12,689,035$906,360
Top 3%24%21$17,115,685$815,033
Top 4%30%28$21,044,598$751,593
Top 5%36%36$25,199,858$699,996
Top 6%40%43$28,576,798$664,577
Top 7%45%50$31,688,295$633,766
Top 8%49%57$34,643,719$607,785
Top 9%53%64$37,255,616$582,119
Top 10%56%72$39,949,217$554,850
Top 11%59%79$42,055,000$532,342
Top 12%62%86$44,069,377$512,435
Top 13%65%93$45,896,595$493,512
Top 14%67%100$47,562,754$475,628
Top 15%70%108$49,334,790$456,804
Top 16%72%115$50,760,854$441,399
Top 17%73%122$52,056,774$426,695
Top 18%75%129$53,265,473$412,911
Top 19%77%136$54,396,328$399,973
Top 20%78%144$55,607,243$386,161
Remaining 80% of recips.22%576$15,254,293$26,483

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

 

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