Wheat Subsidies in Polk County, Minnesota totaled $336 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 60 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%27$27,348,400$1,012,904
Top 2%19%54$46,672,505$864,306
Top 3%26%81$63,429,717$783,083
Top 4%32%108$78,178,009$723,870
Top 5%38%136$92,364,208$679,149
Top 6%43%163$104,954,191$643,891
Top 7%48%190$116,681,401$614,113
Top 8%52%217$127,309,305$586,679
Top 9%56%244$137,001,540$561,482
Top 10%60%272$146,149,164$537,313
Top 11%63%299$154,015,005$515,100
Top 12%66%326$161,325,284$494,863
Top 13%69%353$168,090,528$476,177
Top 14%71%380$174,345,041$458,803
Top 15%74%408$180,320,576$441,962
Top 16%76%435$185,610,370$426,691
Top 17%78%462$190,502,015$412,342
Top 18%80%489$194,990,644$398,754
Top 19%81%516$199,020,156$385,698
Top 20%83%544$202,836,924$372,862
Remaining 80% of recips.17%2,176$41,453,354$19,050

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

 

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