Commodity subsidies in Polk County, Iowa totaled $135 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 73 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%25$25,627,578$1,025,103
Top 1%19%25$26,362,507$1,054,500
Top 2%32%51$42,011,131$823,748
Top 2%32%51$43,228,858$847,625
Top 3%41%77$54,278,651$704,918
Top 3%41%77$55,970,829$726,894
Top 4%49%102$63,691,082$624,422
Top 4%49%103$66,125,762$641,998
Top 5%55%128$71,645,973$559,734
Top 5%55%128$73,958,901$577,804
Top 6%60%154$78,241,405$508,061
Top 6%60%154$80,720,980$524,162
Top 7%64%180$83,691,476$464,953
Top 7%64%180$86,276,006$479,311
Top 8%67%205$88,126,140$429,884
Top 8%67%206$90,995,461$441,726
Top 9%70%231$91,999,592$398,267
Top 9%70%231$94,846,674$410,592
Top 10%73%257$95,314,747$370,875
Top 10%73%257$98,316,659$382,555
Top 11%75%283$98,205,716$347,017
Top 11%75%283$101,349,934$358,127
Top 12%77%308$100,726,158$327,033
Top 12%77%309$104,095,105$336,877
Top 13%79%334$103,105,926$308,700
Top 13%79%335$106,575,412$318,136
Top 14%80%360$105,202,422$292,229
Top 14%80%360$108,671,695$301,866
Top 15%82%385$107,040,772$278,028
Top 15%82%386$110,648,771$286,655
Top 16%83%411$108,749,349$264,597
Top 16%83%412$112,447,074$272,930
Top 17%84%437$110,300,929$252,405
Top 17%84%438$114,056,653$260,403
Top 18%85%463$111,704,035$241,261
Top 18%85%463$115,462,262$249,379
Top 19%86%488$112,950,347$231,456
Top 19%86%489$116,818,728$238,893
Top 20%87%514$114,155,693$222,093
Top 20%87%515$118,058,419$229,240
Remaining 80% of recips.13%2,059$16,759,146$8,139
Remaining 80% of recips.13%2,062$17,196,085$8,340

‡ 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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