Wheat Subsidies in Custer County, Montana totaled $23.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 56 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%4$2,221,162$555,290
Top 2%19%8$3,773,941$471,743
Top 3%27%13$5,380,225$413,863
Top 4%32%17$6,424,539$377,914
Top 5%38%22$7,557,667$343,530
Top 6%42%26$8,366,978$321,807
Top 7%46%31$9,292,437$299,756
Top 8%50%35$9,970,655$284,876
Top 9%54%40$10,757,604$268,940
Top 10%56%44$11,291,233$256,619
Top 11%59%49$11,884,212$242,535
Top 12%61%53$12,319,994$232,453
Top 13%64%58$12,840,512$221,388
Top 14%66%62$13,239,846$213,546
Top 15%68%67$13,720,547$204,784
Top 16%70%71$14,091,933$198,478
Top 17%72%76$14,529,495$191,178
Top 18%74%80$14,858,066$185,726
Top 19%76%85$15,226,095$179,131
Top 20%77%89$15,493,531$174,085
Remaining 80% of recips.23%360$4,587,954$12,744

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

 

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