Conservation payments in Livingston County, Kentucky totaled $20.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 56 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%6$2,996,276$499,379
Top 2%24%12$4,868,806$405,734
Top 3%32%19$6,337,742$333,565
Top 4%36%25$7,261,582$290,463
Top 5%40%31$8,077,843$260,576
Top 6%45%38$8,920,174$234,741
Top 7%48%44$9,543,152$216,890
Top 8%51%51$10,226,447$200,519
Top 9%54%57$10,759,594$188,765
Top 10%56%63$11,238,124$178,383
Top 11%59%70$11,742,072$167,744
Top 12%61%76$12,146,665$159,825
Top 13%63%82$12,519,058$152,671
Top 14%65%89$12,931,493$145,298
Top 15%66%95$13,270,540$139,690
Top 16%68%102$13,641,667$133,742
Top 17%70%108$13,927,593$128,959
Top 18%71%114$14,199,954$124,561
Top 19%72%121$14,495,567$119,798
Top 20%74%127$14,745,380$116,105
Remaining 80% of recips.26%511$5,261,168$10,296

‡ 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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