Corn Subsidies in Fayette County, Kentucky totaled $5.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of corn subsidy recipients were paid 70 percent of corn subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%5$1,018,099$203,620
Top 2%34%10$1,470,623$147,062
Top 3%41%15$1,772,602$118,173
Top 4%47%20$2,043,375$102,169
Top 5%53%25$2,282,931$91,317
Top 6%57%30$2,475,714$82,524
Top 7%61%35$2,644,168$75,548
Top 8%64%40$2,796,804$69,920
Top 9%67%45$2,929,650$65,103
Top 10%70%50$3,052,702$61,054
Top 11%73%55$3,166,156$57,566
Top 12%75%60$3,266,790$54,447
Top 13%77%65$3,355,649$51,625
Top 14%79%70$3,433,023$49,043
Top 15%81%75$3,500,134$46,668
Top 16%82%80$3,561,134$44,514
Top 17%83%85$3,614,327$42,521
Top 18%84%90$3,663,386$40,704
Top 19%85%95$3,709,757$39,050
Top 20%86%100$3,751,309$37,513
Remaining 80% of recips.14%403$596,223$1,479

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

 

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