Conservation payments in Berrien County, Michigan totaled $4.8 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 48 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%3$669,125$223,042
Top 1%14%3$669,125$223,042
Top 2%22%7$1,059,306$151,329
Top 2%22%7$1,059,306$151,329
Top 3%27%10$1,290,039$129,004
Top 3%27%10$1,290,039$129,004
Top 4%31%14$1,509,208$107,801
Top 4%31%14$1,509,208$107,801
Top 5%35%18$1,694,190$94,122
Top 5%35%18$1,694,190$94,122
Top 6%38%21$1,817,451$86,545
Top 6%38%21$1,817,451$86,545
Top 7%41%25$1,966,191$78,648
Top 7%41%25$1,966,191$78,648
Top 8%43%28$2,066,316$73,797
Top 8%43%28$2,066,316$73,797
Top 9%46%32$2,192,068$68,502
Top 9%46%32$2,192,068$68,502
Top 10%48%36$2,311,847$64,218
Top 10%48%36$2,311,847$64,218
Top 11%50%39$2,392,489$61,346
Top 11%50%39$2,392,489$61,346
Top 12%52%43$2,495,785$58,042
Top 12%52%43$2,495,785$58,042
Top 13%53%46$2,570,166$55,873
Top 13%53%46$2,570,166$55,873
Top 14%55%50$2,666,799$53,336
Top 14%55%50$2,666,799$53,336
Top 15%57%54$2,759,654$51,105
Top 15%57%54$2,759,654$51,105
Top 16%59%57$2,828,711$49,627
Top 16%59%57$2,828,711$49,627
Top 17%61%61$2,917,947$47,835
Top 17%61%61$2,917,947$47,835
Top 18%62%64$2,983,632$46,619
Top 18%62%64$2,983,632$46,619
Top 19%64%68$3,069,446$45,139
Top 19%64%68$3,069,446$45,139
Top 20%65%72$3,152,619$43,786
Top 20%65%72$3,152,619$43,786
Remaining 80% of recips.35%289$1,662,092$5,751
Remaining 80% of recips.35%289$1,662,092$5,751

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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