Conservation Reserve Program payments in Colorado totaled $1.7 billion from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of CRP recipients were paid 54 percent of CRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%181$204,705,994$1,130,972
Top 1%12%181$204,705,994$1,130,972
Top 2%20%362$342,147,385$945,159
Top 2%20%362$342,147,385$945,159
Top 3%26%544$455,795,916$837,860
Top 3%26%544$455,795,916$837,860
Top 4%32%725$551,098,986$760,137
Top 4%32%725$551,098,986$760,137
Top 5%37%907$635,083,841$700,203
Top 5%37%907$635,083,841$700,203
Top 6%41%1,088$709,039,701$651,691
Top 6%41%1,088$709,039,701$651,691
Top 7%45%1,270$774,984,979$610,224
Top 7%45%1,270$774,984,979$610,224
Top 8%48%1,451$834,247,962$574,947
Top 8%48%1,451$834,247,962$574,947
Top 9%51%1,633$888,615,772$544,162
Top 9%51%1,633$888,615,772$544,162
Top 10%54%1,814$938,403,974$517,312
Top 10%54%1,814$938,403,974$517,312
Top 11%57%1,996$984,043,450$493,008
Top 11%57%1,996$984,043,450$493,008
Top 12%59%2,177$1,025,861,950$471,227
Top 12%59%2,177$1,025,861,950$471,227
Top 13%62%2,359$1,064,809,263$451,382
Top 13%62%2,359$1,064,809,263$451,382
Top 14%64%2,540$1,100,932,724$433,438
Top 14%64%2,540$1,100,932,724$433,438
Top 15%66%2,722$1,134,896,627$416,935
Top 15%66%2,722$1,134,896,627$416,935
Top 16%68%2,903$1,166,637,801$401,873
Top 16%68%2,903$1,166,637,801$401,873
Top 17%69%3,085$1,196,535,753$387,856
Top 17%69%3,085$1,196,535,753$387,856
Top 18%71%3,266$1,224,500,159$374,924
Top 18%71%3,266$1,224,500,159$374,924
Top 19%72%3,448$1,251,134,265$362,858
Top 19%72%3,448$1,251,134,265$362,858
Top 20%74%3,629$1,275,990,401$351,609
Top 20%74%3,629$1,275,990,401$351,609
Remaining 80% of recips.26%14,520$449,968,943$30,990
Remaining 80% of recips.26%14,520$449,968,943$30,990

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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