Corn Subsidies in Alexander County, Illinois totaled $19.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%5$2,078,398$415,680
Top 2%35%11$3,810,275$346,389
Top 3%45%16$4,947,860$309,241
Top 4%54%22$5,877,639$267,165
Top 5%61%28$6,610,035$236,073
Top 6%64%33$7,026,996$212,939
Top 7%68%39$7,417,129$190,183
Top 8%71%45$7,746,807$172,151
Top 9%73%50$7,986,017$159,720
Top 10%76%56$8,228,683$146,941
Top 11%77%61$8,413,184$137,921
Top 12%79%67$8,623,880$128,715
Top 13%81%73$8,806,622$120,639
Top 14%82%78$8,943,547$114,661
Top 15%83%84$9,081,731$108,116
Top 16%84%90$9,203,018$102,256
Top 17%85%95$9,298,416$97,878
Top 18%86%101$9,406,300$93,132
Top 19%87%106$9,492,543$89,552
Top 20%88%112$9,585,463$85,584
Remaining 80% of recips.12%451$1,310,363$2,905

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

 

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