Conservation payments in Boone County, Illinois totaled $5.3 million from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 41 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%3$475,638$158,546
Top 2%15%6$778,152$129,692
Top 3%19%9$1,013,456$112,606
Top 4%23%12$1,205,814$100,484
Top 5%26%15$1,379,988$91,999
Top 6%30%19$1,598,962$84,156
Top 7%33%22$1,753,995$79,727
Top 8%36%25$1,897,585$75,903
Top 9%38%28$2,032,816$72,601
Top 10%41%31$2,164,334$69,817
Top 11%43%34$2,291,308$67,391
Top 12%46%38$2,450,634$64,490
Top 13%48%41$2,559,797$62,434
Top 14%50%44$2,659,629$60,446
Top 15%52%47$2,755,850$58,635
Top 16%54%50$2,846,314$56,926
Top 17%55%53$2,932,805$55,336
Top 18%58%57$3,044,080$53,405
Top 19%59%60$3,126,137$52,102
Top 20%61%63$3,206,818$50,902
Remaining 80% of recips.39%254$2,087,645$8,219
 

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