Wheat Subsidies in Union County, Kentucky totaled $8.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 77 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%28%6$1,516,276$252,713
Top 2%40%12$2,130,416$177,535
Top 3%48%18$2,555,584$141,977
Top 4%54%24$2,882,891$120,120
Top 5%60%31$3,215,099$103,713
Top 6%64%37$3,453,829$93,347
Top 7%68%43$3,650,101$84,886
Top 8%71%49$3,818,056$77,920
Top 9%74%55$3,961,257$72,023
Top 10%77%62$4,106,913$66,241
Top 11%79%68$4,220,963$62,073
Top 12%81%74$4,322,289$58,409
Top 13%82%80$4,409,010$55,113
Top 14%84%86$4,483,087$52,129
Top 15%85%93$4,560,542$49,038
Top 16%86%99$4,623,433$46,701
Top 17%87%105$4,681,136$44,582
Top 18%88%111$4,732,892$42,639
Top 19%89%117$4,781,448$40,867
Top 20%90%124$4,833,898$38,983
Remaining 80% of recips.10%496$529,538$1,068

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

 

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