Conservation payments in McDonough County, Illinois totaled $23.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 56 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%7$3,642,084$520,298
Top 2%25%15$5,976,191$398,413
Top 3%31%22$7,311,155$332,325
Top 4%36%30$8,554,566$285,152
Top 5%40%37$9,513,478$257,121
Top 6%44%45$10,502,034$233,379
Top 7%47%52$11,279,815$216,920
Top 8%51%60$12,105,477$201,758
Top 9%53%67$12,764,248$190,511
Top 10%56%75$13,450,706$179,343
Top 11%59%82$14,008,080$170,830
Top 12%61%90$14,609,504$162,328
Top 13%63%97$15,115,209$155,827
Top 14%66%105$15,648,158$149,030
Top 15%67%112$16,075,230$143,529
Top 16%69%120$16,517,303$137,644
Top 17%71%127$16,875,591$132,879
Top 18%72%135$17,255,728$127,820
Top 19%74%142$17,575,401$123,770
Top 20%75%150$17,922,754$119,485
Remaining 80% of recips.25%601$5,953,904$9,907

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

 

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