Conservation Reserve Program payments in Maryland totaled $239 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of CRP recipients were paid 52 percent of CRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%60$32,461,892$541,032
Top 2%21%121$51,038,735$421,808
Top 3%27%182$65,076,232$357,562
Top 4%32%243$76,703,692$315,653
Top 5%36%304$86,977,472$286,110
Top 6%40%365$95,943,687$262,859
Top 7%43%426$103,855,653$243,793
Top 8%46%486$110,978,017$228,350
Top 9%49%547$117,686,408$215,149
Top 10%52%608$123,791,471$203,604
Top 11%54%669$129,436,009$193,477
Top 12%56%730$134,670,077$184,480
Top 13%58%791$139,585,548$176,467
Top 14%60%852$144,234,605$169,289
Top 15%62%913$148,624,047$162,786
Top 16%64%973$152,716,134$156,954
Top 17%65%1,034$156,645,443$151,495
Top 18%67%1,095$160,384,671$146,470
Top 19%69%1,156$163,938,970$141,816
Top 20%70%1,217$167,292,493$137,463
Remaining 80% of recips.30%4,870$71,929,529$14,770

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

 

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