Sorghum Subsidies in Cloud County, Kansas totaled $49.1 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 70 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%24$7,593,749$316,406
Top 1%21%24$7,593,749$316,406
Top 2%32%48$11,826,709$246,390
Top 2%32%48$11,826,709$246,390
Top 3%41%72$15,036,140$208,835
Top 3%41%72$15,036,140$208,835
Top 4%48%96$17,478,189$182,064
Top 4%48%96$17,478,189$182,064
Top 5%53%120$19,450,340$162,086
Top 5%53%120$19,450,340$162,086
Top 6%58%145$21,154,813$145,895
Top 6%58%145$21,154,813$145,895
Top 7%62%169$22,522,403$133,269
Top 7%62%169$22,522,403$133,269
Top 8%65%193$23,664,304$122,613
Top 8%65%193$23,664,304$122,613
Top 9%68%217$24,686,368$113,762
Top 9%68%217$24,686,368$113,762
Top 10%70%241$25,597,405$106,213
Top 10%70%241$25,597,405$106,213
Top 11%73%266$26,430,771$99,364
Top 11%73%266$26,430,771$99,364
Top 12%74%290$27,141,837$93,593
Top 12%74%290$27,141,837$93,593
Top 13%76%314$27,768,568$88,435
Top 13%76%314$27,768,568$88,435
Top 14%78%338$28,338,109$83,841
Top 14%78%338$28,338,109$83,841
Top 15%79%362$28,854,276$79,708
Top 15%79%362$28,854,276$79,708
Top 16%81%387$29,349,560$75,839
Top 16%81%387$29,349,560$75,839
Top 17%82%411$29,777,561$72,451
Top 17%82%411$29,777,561$72,451
Top 18%83%435$30,168,155$69,352
Top 18%83%435$30,168,155$69,352
Top 19%84%459$30,524,929$66,503
Top 19%84%459$30,524,929$66,503
Top 20%85%483$30,856,937$63,886
Top 20%85%483$30,856,937$63,886
Remaining 80% of recips.15%1,936$5,578,740$2,882
Remaining 80% of recips.15%1,936$5,582,908$2,884

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag