Wheat Subsidies in Lee County, Illinois totaled $3.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 55 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%9$371,429$41,270
Top 1%13%9$371,429$41,270
Top 2%21%18$601,794$33,433
Top 2%21%18$601,794$33,433
Top 3%27%27$778,894$28,848
Top 3%27%27$778,894$28,848
Top 4%33%36$932,525$25,903
Top 4%33%36$932,525$25,903
Top 5%38%45$1,067,438$23,721
Top 5%38%45$1,067,438$23,721
Top 6%42%54$1,190,160$22,040
Top 6%42%54$1,190,160$22,040
Top 7%46%63$1,294,254$20,544
Top 7%46%63$1,294,254$20,544
Top 8%49%73$1,401,933$19,205
Top 8%49%73$1,401,933$19,205
Top 9%52%82$1,484,649$18,105
Top 9%52%82$1,484,649$18,105
Top 10%55%91$1,559,963$17,142
Top 10%55%91$1,559,963$17,142
Top 11%58%100$1,632,019$16,320
Top 11%58%100$1,632,019$16,320
Top 12%60%109$1,700,317$15,599
Top 12%60%109$1,700,317$15,599
Top 13%62%118$1,764,025$14,949
Top 13%62%118$1,764,025$14,949
Top 14%64%127$1,823,863$14,361
Top 14%64%127$1,823,863$14,361
Top 15%66%136$1,880,969$13,831
Top 15%66%136$1,880,969$13,831
Top 16%68%146$1,942,693$13,306
Top 16%68%146$1,942,693$13,306
Top 17%70%155$1,996,492$12,881
Top 17%70%155$1,996,492$12,881
Top 18%72%164$2,047,297$12,484
Top 18%72%164$2,047,297$12,484
Top 19%74%173$2,093,983$12,104
Top 19%74%173$2,093,983$12,104
Top 20%75%182$2,138,228$11,749
Top 20%75%182$2,138,228$11,749
Remaining 80% of recips.25%731$699,434$957
Remaining 80% of recips.25%731$699,434$957

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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