Commodity subsidies in Mason County, Illinois totaled $168 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 64 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%24$25,190,865$1,049,619
Top 2%25%49$41,400,648$844,911
Top 3%32%73$54,332,774$744,285
Top 4%39%98$65,701,591$670,424
Top 5%45%122$74,942,478$614,283
Top 6%50%147$83,148,332$565,635
Top 7%54%172$90,369,378$525,403
Top 8%58%196$96,433,039$492,005
Top 9%61%221$102,027,332$461,662
Top 10%64%245$106,775,640$435,819
Top 11%66%270$111,073,758$411,384
Top 12%69%295$114,857,071$389,346
Top 13%71%319$118,164,353$370,421
Top 14%72%344$121,285,817$352,575
Top 15%74%368$124,010,325$336,985
Top 16%76%393$126,568,802$322,058
Top 17%77%418$128,930,960$308,447
Top 18%78%442$131,064,729$296,527
Top 19%79%467$133,164,445$285,149
Top 20%81%491$135,072,854$275,097
Remaining 80% of recips.19%1,968$32,545,284$16,537

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag