Commodity subsidies in Madison County, Illinois totaled $185 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 81 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%45$47,579,221$1,057,316
Top 2%41%90$75,575,118$839,724
Top 3%51%135$95,153,363$704,840
Top 4%59%180$109,535,732$608,532
Top 5%65%225$120,547,182$535,765
Top 6%70%270$129,100,403$478,150
Top 7%73%315$135,723,768$430,869
Top 8%76%360$141,212,749$392,258
Top 9%79%405$145,644,966$359,617
Top 10%81%450$149,457,307$332,127
Top 11%83%495$152,704,822$308,495
Top 12%84%541$155,568,245$287,557
Top 13%85%586$157,995,830$269,617
Top 14%87%631$160,131,874$253,775
Top 15%88%676$162,035,176$239,697
Top 16%89%721$163,706,318$227,055
Top 17%89%766$165,194,284$215,658
Top 18%90%811$166,530,294$205,339
Top 19%91%856$167,751,068$195,971
Top 20%91%901$168,869,722$187,425
Remaining 80% of recips.9%3,608$15,938,679$4,418

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

 

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