Conservation payments in Thomas County, Kansas totaled $19.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 60 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%6$3,568,399$594,733
Top 2%28%13$5,443,607$418,739
Top 3%34%20$6,703,600$335,180
Top 4%40%27$7,779,402$288,126
Top 5%44%34$8,732,685$256,844
Top 6%48%40$9,406,665$235,167
Top 7%51%47$10,116,976$215,255
Top 8%55%54$10,736,074$198,816
Top 9%57%61$11,274,765$184,832
Top 10%60%68$11,761,284$172,960
Top 11%62%75$12,221,437$162,953
Top 12%64%81$12,592,920$155,468
Top 13%66%88$12,999,855$147,726
Top 14%68%95$13,358,264$140,613
Top 15%70%102$13,685,525$134,172
Top 16%71%109$13,995,125$128,396
Top 17%72%115$14,247,089$123,888
Top 18%74%122$14,519,817$119,015
Top 19%75%129$14,771,170$114,505
Top 20%76%136$14,997,648$110,277
Remaining 80% of recips.24%546$4,659,719$8,534

‡ 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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