Soybean Subsidies in Benton County, Iowa totaled $100 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of soybean subsidy recipients were paid 50 percent of soybean subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%21$6,991,959$332,950
Top 1%9%21$6,991,959$332,950
Top 2%16%43$12,179,010$283,233
Top 2%16%43$12,179,010$283,233
Top 3%22%65$16,623,431$255,745
Top 3%22%65$16,623,431$255,745
Top 4%27%87$20,484,765$235,457
Top 4%27%87$20,484,765$235,457
Top 5%32%109$23,927,353$219,517
Top 5%32%109$23,927,353$219,517
Top 6%36%130$26,970,080$207,462
Top 6%36%130$26,970,080$207,462
Top 7%40%152$29,905,192$196,745
Top 7%40%152$29,905,192$196,745
Top 8%44%174$32,618,223$187,461
Top 8%44%174$32,618,223$187,461
Top 9%47%196$35,156,495$179,370
Top 9%47%196$35,156,495$179,370
Top 10%50%218$37,509,915$172,064
Top 10%50%218$37,509,915$172,064
Top 11%53%240$39,665,298$165,272
Top 11%53%240$39,665,298$165,272
Top 12%56%261$41,577,836$159,302
Top 12%56%261$41,577,836$159,302
Top 13%58%283$43,451,758$153,540
Top 13%58%283$43,451,758$153,540
Top 14%61%305$45,205,276$148,214
Top 14%61%305$45,205,276$148,214
Top 15%63%327$46,862,197$143,309
Top 15%63%327$46,862,197$143,309
Top 16%65%349$48,450,298$138,826
Top 16%65%349$48,450,298$138,826
Top 17%67%371$49,939,872$134,609
Top 17%67%371$49,939,872$134,609
Top 18%69%392$51,287,026$130,834
Top 18%69%392$51,287,026$130,834
Top 19%70%414$52,620,434$127,103
Top 19%70%414$52,620,434$127,103
Top 20%72%436$53,889,002$123,599
Top 20%72%436$53,889,002$123,599
Remaining 80% of recips.28%1,747$20,800,737$11,907
Remaining 80% of recips.28%1,747$20,817,629$11,916

‡ 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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