Wheat Subsidies in Cheyenne County, Nebraska totaled $170 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 66 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%30$19,689,842$656,328
Top 2%26%60$32,425,336$540,422
Top 3%33%90$42,399,275$471,103
Top 4%40%121$51,057,567$421,963
Top 5%46%151$58,504,428$387,447
Top 6%51%181$65,096,449$359,649
Top 7%56%212$70,874,606$334,314
Top 8%60%242$75,764,381$313,076
Top 9%63%272$79,994,551$294,098
Top 10%66%303$83,877,927$276,825
Top 11%69%333$87,261,697$262,047
Top 12%71%363$90,270,521$248,679
Top 13%73%393$92,935,138$236,476
Top 14%75%424$95,356,157$224,897
Top 15%77%454$97,499,983$214,758
Top 16%78%484$99,427,647$205,429
Top 17%80%515$101,251,418$196,605
Top 18%81%545$102,862,071$188,738
Top 19%82%575$104,316,465$181,420
Top 20%83%606$105,722,187$174,459
Remaining 80% of recips.17%2,424$21,132,266$8,718

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

 

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