Sorghum Subsidies in Weld County, Colorado totaled $714,993 from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 76 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%25%4$168,315$42,079
Top 2%36%8$242,109$30,264
Top 3%46%13$312,554$24,043
Top 4%52%17$355,333$20,902
Top 5%59%22$398,615$18,119
Top 6%63%26$426,787$16,415
Top 7%66%30$449,815$14,994
Top 8%70%35$474,926$13,569
Top 9%72%39$493,405$12,651
Top 10%76%44$514,649$11,697
Top 11%78%48$528,484$11,010
Top 12%79%52$540,860$10,401
Top 13%81%57$554,616$9,730
Top 14%83%61$564,585$9,255
Top 15%85%66$575,657$8,722
Top 16%86%70$583,075$8,330
Top 17%87%74$589,463$7,966
Top 18%88%79$596,653$7,553
Top 19%88%83$601,970$7,253
Top 20%89%88$607,998$6,909
Remaining 80% of recips.11%352$72,880$207

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

 

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