Wheat Subsidies in Meade County, Kansas totaled $71.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 65 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%19$7,938,447$417,813
Top 2%25%39$13,098,194$335,851
Top 3%33%58$16,939,544$292,061
Top 4%40%78$20,456,295$262,260
Top 5%46%98$23,413,712$238,915
Top 6%50%117$25,842,028$220,872
Top 7%55%137$28,152,258$205,491
Top 8%59%157$30,174,080$192,192
Top 9%62%176$31,912,309$181,320
Top 10%65%196$33,532,397$171,084
Top 11%68%215$34,939,253$162,508
Top 12%71%235$36,252,747$154,267
Top 13%73%255$37,410,270$146,707
Top 14%75%274$38,389,695$140,108
Top 15%76%294$39,299,177$133,671
Top 16%78%314$40,122,804$127,780
Top 17%80%333$40,851,499$122,677
Top 18%81%353$41,555,309$117,720
Top 19%82%372$42,172,350$113,367
Top 20%83%392$42,777,891$109,127
Remaining 80% of recips.17%1,571$8,604,001$5,477

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

 

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