Cotton Subsidies in Telfair County, Georgia totaled $16.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%25%5$2,693,743$538,749
Top 2%35%10$3,761,855$376,185
Top 3%42%15$4,510,067$300,671
Top 4%47%20$5,147,573$257,379
Top 5%52%25$5,698,877$227,955
Top 6%57%30$6,191,455$206,382
Top 7%61%35$6,576,466$187,899
Top 8%64%40$6,917,230$172,931
Top 9%67%45$7,230,340$160,674
Top 10%69%50$7,493,121$149,862
Top 11%71%55$7,732,539$140,592
Top 12%73%60$7,954,541$132,576
Top 13%75%65$8,166,924$125,645
Top 14%77%70$8,357,722$119,396
Top 15%78%75$8,519,802$113,597
Top 16%80%80$8,675,048$108,438
Top 17%81%85$8,819,682$103,761
Top 18%82%90$8,955,271$99,503
Top 19%84%95$9,079,628$95,575
Top 20%85%100$9,191,144$91,911
Remaining 80% of recips.15%402$1,673,768$4,164

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

 

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