Conservation payments in Iowa County, Iowa totaled $97.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 51 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%16$10,576,263$661,016
Top 2%18%33$18,036,062$546,547
Top 3%25%49$23,926,883$488,304
Top 4%30%66$29,414,072$445,668
Top 5%34%82$33,558,059$409,245
Top 6%38%99$37,360,140$377,375
Top 7%42%115$40,664,477$353,604
Top 8%45%132$43,999,775$333,332
Top 9%48%148$46,905,235$316,927
Top 10%51%165$49,807,583$301,864
Top 11%54%181$52,373,294$289,355
Top 12%56%198$54,935,363$277,451
Top 13%59%215$57,365,966$266,818
Top 14%61%231$59,512,642$257,630
Top 15%63%248$61,638,159$248,541
Top 16%65%264$63,513,261$240,581
Top 17%67%281$65,381,679$232,675
Top 18%69%297$67,024,626$225,672
Top 19%70%314$68,649,166$218,628
Top 20%72%330$70,090,284$212,395
Remaining 80% of recips.28%1,324$27,534,911$20,797

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

 

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