Wheat Subsidies in Erie County, New York totaled $1.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%2$239,617$119,808
Top 2%34%5$377,277$75,455
Top 3%42%7$456,304$65,186
Top 4%49%10$542,831$54,283
Top 5%54%12$588,626$49,052
Top 6%58%15$637,328$42,489
Top 7%61%17$667,478$39,263
Top 8%64%20$704,453$35,223
Top 9%66%22$725,722$32,987
Top 10%69%25$754,469$30,179
Top 11%70%27$772,373$28,606
Top 12%73%30$796,289$26,543
Top 13%75%33$817,903$24,785
Top 14%76%35$831,617$23,760
Top 15%77%38$850,186$22,373
Top 16%79%40$861,377$21,534
Top 17%80%43$876,459$20,383
Top 18%81%45$886,028$19,690
Top 19%82%48$899,447$18,738
Top 20%83%50$907,820$18,156
Remaining 80% of recips.17%204$189,483$929

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

 

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