Conservation payments in Champaign County, Illinois totaled $44.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 55 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%30$6,552,035$218,401
Top 2%23%60$10,260,270$171,004
Top 3%30%90$13,057,110$145,079
Top 4%35%120$15,324,567$127,705
Top 5%39%151$17,252,739$114,257
Top 6%43%181$18,900,024$104,420
Top 7%46%211$20,383,956$96,606
Top 8%49%241$21,734,174$90,183
Top 9%52%271$22,967,341$84,750
Top 10%55%302$24,154,843$79,983
Top 11%57%332$25,222,081$75,970
Top 12%59%362$26,216,143$72,420
Top 13%62%392$27,145,157$69,248
Top 14%64%423$28,038,737$66,285
Top 15%65%453$28,853,161$63,694
Top 16%67%483$29,617,327$61,320
Top 17%69%513$30,332,658$59,128
Top 18%70%543$31,004,243$57,098
Top 19%72%574$31,665,743$55,167
Top 20%73%604$32,261,594$53,413
Remaining 80% of recips.27%2,418$11,820,406$4,889

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

 

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