Wheat Subsidies in Erie County, New York totaled $1.3 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%2$243,291$121,645
Top 1%22%2$243,291$121,645
Top 2%35%5$380,951$76,190
Top 2%35%5$380,951$76,190
Top 3%42%7$460,502$65,786
Top 3%42%7$460,502$65,786
Top 4%50%10$547,473$54,747
Top 4%50%10$547,473$54,747
Top 5%54%12$593,268$49,439
Top 5%54%12$593,268$49,439
Top 6%58%15$641,970$42,798
Top 6%58%15$641,970$42,798
Top 7%61%17$672,120$39,537
Top 7%61%17$672,120$39,537
Top 8%64%20$709,095$35,455
Top 8%64%20$709,095$35,455
Top 9%66%22$730,364$33,198
Top 9%66%22$730,364$33,198
Top 10%69%25$759,111$30,364
Top 10%69%25$759,111$30,364
Top 11%70%27$777,015$28,778
Top 11%71%28$785,382$28,049
Top 12%73%30$800,931$26,698
Top 12%73%30$800,931$26,698
Top 13%75%33$822,545$24,926
Top 13%75%33$822,545$24,926
Top 14%76%35$836,259$23,893
Top 14%76%35$836,259$23,893
Top 15%77%38$854,828$22,495
Top 15%77%38$854,828$22,495
Top 16%78%40$866,019$21,650
Top 16%78%40$866,019$21,650
Top 17%80%43$881,101$20,491
Top 17%80%43$881,101$20,491
Top 18%81%45$890,670$19,793
Top 18%81%45$890,670$19,793
Top 19%82%48$904,089$18,835
Top 19%82%48$904,089$18,835
Top 20%83%50$912,462$18,249
Top 20%83%51$916,464$17,970
Remaining 80% of recips.17%204$191,560$939
Remaining 80% of recips.17%204$187,686$920

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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