Corn Subsidies in Mercer County, Illinois totaled $224 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of corn subsidy recipients were paid 61 percent of corn subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%19$19,729,108$1,038,374
Top 2%21%39$35,853,655$919,324
Top 3%28%59$49,231,722$834,436
Top 4%35%79$60,776,823$769,327
Top 5%41%99$70,723,124$714,375
Top 6%46%119$79,308,968$666,462
Top 7%50%139$86,770,719$624,250
Top 8%54%159$93,463,208$587,819
Top 9%58%179$99,671,718$556,825
Top 10%61%199$105,440,078$529,850
Top 11%64%219$110,591,950$504,986
Top 12%66%238$115,029,863$483,319
Top 13%69%258$119,230,908$462,135
Top 14%71%278$123,065,115$442,680
Top 15%73%298$126,602,298$424,840
Top 16%75%318$129,899,993$408,491
Top 17%77%338$132,864,994$393,092
Top 18%78%358$135,530,708$378,577
Top 19%80%378$137,917,020$364,860
Top 20%81%398$140,128,305$352,081
Remaining 80% of recips.19%1,593$33,016,954$20,726

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

 

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