Commodity subsidies in Clay County, Iowa totaled $277 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 62 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%30$37,488,918$1,249,631
Top 2%23%60$62,887,001$1,048,117
Top 3%30%90$83,900,743$932,230
Top 4%37%120$101,326,736$844,389
Top 5%42%150$116,496,436$776,643
Top 6%47%180$129,941,500$721,897
Top 7%51%210$141,613,922$674,352
Top 8%55%241$152,629,353$633,317
Top 9%59%271$162,272,855$598,793
Top 10%62%301$170,959,744$567,973
Top 11%65%331$178,904,659$540,497
Top 12%67%361$186,066,668$515,420
Top 13%69%391$192,509,510$492,352
Top 14%72%421$198,436,682$471,346
Top 15%74%452$203,947,923$451,212
Top 16%75%482$208,811,751$433,219
Top 17%77%512$213,250,877$416,506
Top 18%78%542$217,288,558$400,901
Top 19%80%572$220,993,739$386,353
Top 20%81%602$224,414,659$372,782
Remaining 80% of recips.19%2,412$52,682,821$21,842

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

 

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