Conservation payments in Cumberland County, Illinois totaled $37.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 58 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%15$6,438,408$429,227
Top 2%26%30$9,716,224$323,874
Top 3%33%45$12,091,334$268,696
Top 4%38%60$14,103,910$235,065
Top 5%43%75$15,844,598$211,261
Top 6%46%90$17,274,694$191,941
Top 7%50%105$18,510,925$176,295
Top 8%53%120$19,585,352$163,211
Top 9%55%135$20,557,072$152,275
Top 10%58%151$21,512,740$142,468
Top 11%60%166$22,336,908$134,560
Top 12%62%181$23,110,828$127,684
Top 13%64%196$23,828,886$121,576
Top 14%66%211$24,485,435$116,045
Top 15%68%226$25,103,223$111,076
Top 16%69%241$25,693,935$106,614
Top 17%71%256$26,264,057$102,594
Top 18%72%271$26,796,719$98,881
Top 19%74%287$27,331,926$95,233
Top 20%75%302$27,804,279$92,067
Remaining 80% of recips.25%1,209$9,360,003$7,742

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

 

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