Conservation payments in Poweshiek County, Iowa totaled $69.5 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%12%15$8,540,893$569,393
Top 2%20%30$13,680,848$456,028
Top 3%25%45$17,524,463$389,433
Top 4%30%61$21,089,819$345,735
Top 5%35%76$24,078,292$316,820
Top 6%39%91$26,805,628$294,567
Top 7%42%106$29,287,070$276,293
Top 8%46%122$31,680,785$259,679
Top 9%49%137$33,798,066$246,701
Top 10%51%152$35,750,149$235,198
Top 11%54%167$37,558,046$224,898
Top 12%57%183$39,329,113$214,913
Top 13%59%198$40,803,369$206,078
Top 14%61%213$42,190,150$198,076
Top 15%63%228$43,509,634$190,832
Top 16%65%244$44,834,583$183,748
Top 17%66%259$46,030,181$177,723
Top 18%68%274$47,154,770$172,098
Top 19%69%289$48,226,473$166,874
Top 20%71%305$49,310,006$161,672
Remaining 80% of recips.29%1,221$20,160,135$16,511

‡ 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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