Wheat Subsidies in Thomas County, Kansas totaled $184 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%13%26$15,406,826$592,570
Top 2%22%52$26,446,326$508,583
Top 3%30%79$35,550,055$450,001
Top 4%36%105$43,134,260$410,802
Top 5%42%132$49,795,000$377,235
Top 6%46%158$55,343,627$350,276
Top 7%51%185$60,580,175$327,460
Top 8%55%211$65,044,585$308,268
Top 9%58%237$69,052,093$291,359
Top 10%61%264$72,939,041$276,284
Top 11%64%290$76,421,339$263,522
Top 12%67%317$79,729,393$251,512
Top 13%69%343$82,548,575$240,666
Top 14%71%370$85,195,876$230,259
Top 15%73%396$87,430,266$220,784
Top 16%75%423$89,588,250$211,793
Top 17%77%449$91,500,401$203,787
Top 18%78%475$93,235,044$196,284
Top 19%80%502$94,894,688$189,033
Top 20%81%528$96,361,081$182,502
Remaining 80% of recips.19%2,116$22,838,687$10,793

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

 

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