Wheat Subsidies in Polk County, Nebraska totaled $1.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 59 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%10$237,250$23,725
Top 2%22%20$377,757$18,888
Top 3%29%31$497,552$16,050
Top 4%35%41$588,295$14,349
Top 5%40%52$677,255$13,024
Top 6%44%62$750,183$12,100
Top 7%48%72$817,550$11,355
Top 8%52%83$885,881$10,673
Top 9%55%93$942,383$10,133
Top 10%59%104$999,162$9,607
Top 11%61%114$1,046,672$9,181
Top 12%64%124$1,088,092$8,775
Top 13%66%135$1,126,922$8,348
Top 14%68%145$1,158,929$7,993
Top 15%70%156$1,192,315$7,643
Top 16%72%166$1,220,132$7,350
Top 17%73%176$1,246,088$7,080
Top 18%75%187$1,272,674$6,806
Top 19%76%197$1,295,312$6,575
Top 20%77%208$1,318,750$6,340
Remaining 80% of recips.23%832$386,455$464

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

 

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