Commodity subsidies in Mesa County, Colorado totaled $10.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 69 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%5$1,798,493$359,699
Top 2%28%10$2,866,535$286,654
Top 3%36%15$3,733,662$248,911
Top 4%43%20$4,451,664$222,583
Top 5%49%25$5,069,671$202,787
Top 6%54%30$5,615,798$187,193
Top 7%59%35$6,118,789$174,823
Top 8%63%40$6,530,195$163,255
Top 9%67%45$6,862,352$152,497
Top 10%69%50$7,143,820$142,876
Top 11%72%55$7,401,172$134,567
Top 12%74%60$7,641,784$127,363
Top 13%76%65$7,858,549$120,901
Top 14%78%70$8,037,942$114,828
Top 15%79%75$8,199,785$109,330
Top 16%81%80$8,352,304$104,404
Top 17%82%85$8,493,069$99,918
Top 18%84%90$8,623,315$95,815
Top 19%85%95$8,737,978$91,979
Top 20%86%100$8,842,498$88,425
Remaining 80% of recips.14%402$1,473,184$3,665

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

 

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