Wheat Subsidies in Maryland totaled $111 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 67 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%66$17,879,430$270,900
Top 2%30%133$27,756,065$208,692
Top 3%38%199$35,013,443$175,947
Top 4%44%266$40,978,444$154,054
Top 5%49%333$46,089,278$138,406
Top 6%54%399$50,278,923$126,012
Top 7%58%466$53,884,659$115,632
Top 8%61%532$56,941,894$107,034
Top 9%64%599$59,671,067$99,618
Top 10%67%666$62,081,204$93,215
Top 11%69%732$64,193,052$87,695
Top 12%71%799$66,172,802$82,820
Top 13%73%865$67,965,881$78,573
Top 14%75%932$69,631,815$74,712
Top 15%76%999$71,174,952$71,246
Top 16%78%1,065$72,582,079$68,152
Top 17%79%1,132$73,900,141$65,283
Top 18%80%1,198$75,095,826$62,684
Top 19%82%1,265$76,224,406$60,256
Top 20%83%1,332$77,263,751$58,006
Remaining 80% of recips.17%5,329$16,071,499$3,016

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

 

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