Wheat Subsidies in Sherman County, Nebraska totaled $3.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 53 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%7$289,124$41,303
Top 2%17%15$542,522$36,168
Top 3%24%23$757,135$32,919
Top 4%30%31$943,073$30,422
Top 5%35%39$1,102,755$28,276
Top 6%39%46$1,225,194$26,635
Top 7%43%54$1,346,679$24,938
Top 8%47%62$1,461,065$23,566
Top 9%50%70$1,566,302$22,376
Top 10%53%78$1,663,812$21,331
Top 11%56%86$1,753,951$20,395
Top 12%59%93$1,828,573$19,662
Top 13%61%101$1,907,205$18,883
Top 14%63%109$1,982,887$18,192
Top 15%66%117$2,051,792$17,537
Top 16%68%125$2,114,818$16,919
Top 17%70%133$2,174,342$16,348
Top 18%71%140$2,223,118$15,879
Top 19%73%148$2,275,555$15,375
Top 20%74%156$2,325,056$14,904
Remaining 80% of recips.26%627$800,669$1,277

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

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag