Wheat Subsidies in Sherman County, Kansas totaled $165 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%25$18,503,590$740,144
Top 2%27%50$28,745,040$574,901
Top 3%35%75$36,998,937$493,319
Top 4%41%100$43,418,337$434,183
Top 5%46%125$48,732,707$389,862
Top 6%51%150$53,399,530$355,997
Top 7%55%176$57,669,968$327,670
Top 8%59%201$61,379,963$305,373
Top 9%62%226$64,680,996$286,199
Top 10%65%251$67,669,247$269,599
Top 11%67%276$70,341,123$254,859
Top 12%69%301$72,776,847$241,784
Top 13%72%327$74,997,498$229,350
Top 14%73%352$76,898,462$218,462
Top 15%75%377$78,655,534$208,635
Top 16%77%402$80,267,132$199,669
Top 17%78%427$81,758,267$191,471
Top 18%79%452$83,143,017$183,945
Top 19%81%478$84,471,521$176,719
Top 20%82%503$85,650,916$170,280
Remaining 80% of recips.18%2,013$19,202,765$9,539

‡ 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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