Wheat Subsidies in Elk County, Kansas totaled $6.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 61 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%5$951,944$190,389
Top 2%27%10$1,471,297$147,130
Top 3%33%15$1,807,471$120,498
Top 4%38%20$2,076,712$103,836
Top 5%43%25$2,329,164$93,167
Top 6%47%30$2,567,407$85,580
Top 7%51%35$2,789,042$79,687
Top 8%55%40$2,975,911$74,398
Top 9%58%45$3,145,422$69,898
Top 10%61%50$3,302,671$66,053
Top 11%63%55$3,443,865$62,616
Top 12%66%60$3,570,324$59,505
Top 13%68%65$3,682,655$56,656
Top 14%70%70$3,786,876$54,098
Top 15%71%75$3,882,589$51,768
Top 16%73%80$3,971,875$49,648
Top 17%75%85$4,054,287$47,697
Top 18%76%90$4,126,384$45,849
Top 19%77%95$4,191,355$44,120
Top 20%78%101$4,264,632$42,224
Remaining 80% of recips.22%404$1,168,610$2,893

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

 

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