Commodity subsidies in Linn County, Iowa totaled $258 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 67 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%33$43,251,874$1,310,663
Top 2%27%66$70,521,157$1,068,502
Top 3%35%99$91,382,256$923,053
Top 4%42%133$108,772,339$817,837
Top 5%48%166$123,202,647$742,185
Top 6%53%199$136,084,422$683,841
Top 7%57%232$147,360,714$635,175
Top 8%61%266$157,006,098$590,248
Top 9%64%299$165,228,394$552,603
Top 10%67%332$172,445,228$519,413
Top 11%69%365$178,900,550$490,138
Top 12%72%399$184,887,664$463,378
Top 13%74%432$190,274,447$440,450
Top 14%76%465$195,212,081$419,811
Top 15%77%498$199,749,871$401,104
Top 16%79%532$204,083,026$383,615
Top 17%81%565$207,951,253$368,055
Top 18%82%598$211,524,934$353,721
Top 19%83%631$214,825,704$340,453
Top 20%84%665$217,972,854$327,779
Remaining 80% of recips.16%2,661$40,278,509$15,137

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

 

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