Wheat Subsidies in Blaine County, Montana totaled $145 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 63 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%10$14,367,530$1,436,753
Top 1%15%10$14,367,530$1,436,753
Top 2%24%21$23,938,362$1,139,922
Top 2%24%21$23,938,362$1,139,922
Top 3%32%32$31,529,541$985,298
Top 3%32%32$31,529,541$985,298
Top 4%38%43$37,636,828$875,275
Top 4%38%43$37,636,828$875,275
Top 5%44%54$43,013,737$796,551
Top 5%44%54$43,013,737$796,551
Top 6%49%65$47,754,676$734,687
Top 6%49%65$47,754,676$734,687
Top 7%53%76$51,945,988$683,500
Top 7%53%76$51,945,988$683,500
Top 8%57%87$55,703,974$640,276
Top 8%57%87$55,703,974$640,276
Top 9%60%98$58,851,962$600,530
Top 9%60%98$58,851,962$600,530
Top 10%63%109$61,723,764$566,273
Top 10%63%109$61,723,764$566,273
Top 11%66%120$64,425,533$536,879
Top 11%66%120$64,425,533$536,879
Top 12%68%131$66,866,286$510,430
Top 12%68%131$66,866,286$510,430
Top 13%70%142$69,007,154$485,966
Top 13%70%142$69,007,154$485,966
Top 14%72%153$70,900,665$463,403
Top 14%72%153$70,900,665$463,403
Top 15%74%164$72,645,854$442,963
Top 15%74%164$72,645,854$442,963
Top 16%76%175$74,245,144$424,258
Top 16%76%175$74,245,144$424,258
Top 17%77%186$75,756,843$407,295
Top 17%77%186$75,756,843$407,295
Top 18%79%197$77,172,514$391,739
Top 18%79%197$77,172,514$391,739
Top 19%80%208$78,446,037$377,144
Top 19%80%208$78,446,037$377,144
Top 20%81%219$79,594,835$363,447
Top 20%81%219$79,594,835$363,447
Remaining 80% of recips.19%877$18,333,414$20,905
Remaining 80% of recips.19%877$18,333,414$20,905

‡ 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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