USDA subsidies in El Paso County, Colorado totaled $22.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of recipients were paid 70 percent of all USDA subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%7$4,173,909$596,273
Top 2%31%15$6,780,027$452,002
Top 3%39%23$8,633,319$375,362
Top 4%46%31$10,189,560$328,695
Top 5%52%39$11,474,908$294,228
Top 6%57%47$12,543,793$266,889
Top 7%61%55$13,453,967$244,618
Top 8%64%63$14,169,308$224,910
Top 9%67%71$14,798,067$208,423
Top 10%70%79$15,359,345$194,422
Top 11%72%87$15,860,901$182,309
Top 12%74%95$16,313,526$171,721
Top 13%76%102$16,681,564$163,545
Top 14%77%110$17,060,386$155,094
Top 15%79%118$17,413,736$147,574
Top 16%80%126$17,749,307$140,868
Top 17%82%134$18,070,848$134,857
Top 18%83%142$18,368,821$129,358
Top 19%84%150$18,631,740$124,212
Top 20%85%158$18,855,072$119,336
Remaining 80% of recips.15%634$3,226,873$5,090

‡ 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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