Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in Polk County, Iowa totaled $1.8 million in 2020‡

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payment recipients were paid 44 percent of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%5%1$95,470$95,470
Top 2%13%3$232,408$77,469
Top 3%19%5$345,066$69,013
Top 4%22%6$399,389$66,565
Top 5%27%8$490,323$61,290
Top 6%31%10$568,984$56,898
Top 7%33%11$606,311$55,119
Top 8%37%13$678,263$52,174
Top 9%41%15$741,423$49,428
Top 10%44%17$799,516$47,030
Top 11%46%18$828,132$46,007
Top 12%49%20$880,992$44,050
Top 13%51%22$930,307$42,287
Top 14%53%23$953,317$41,449
Top 15%55%25$996,733$39,869
Top 16%57%27$1,039,013$38,482
Top 17%58%28$1,059,692$37,846
Top 18%61%30$1,099,042$36,635
Top 19%63%32$1,135,539$35,486
Top 20%64%34$1,168,252$34,360
Remaining 80% of recips.36%136$645,233$4,744

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

 

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