Conservation payments in Cleveland County, North Carolina totaled $8.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 50 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%11$1,030,029$93,639
Top 1%12%11$1,030,029$93,639
Top 2%19%23$1,672,282$72,708
Top 2%19%23$1,672,282$72,708
Top 3%25%35$2,182,033$62,344
Top 3%25%35$2,182,033$62,344
Top 4%30%46$2,580,260$56,093
Top 4%30%46$2,580,260$56,093
Top 5%34%58$2,963,114$51,088
Top 5%34%58$2,963,114$51,088
Top 6%38%70$3,291,825$47,026
Top 6%38%70$3,291,825$47,026
Top 7%41%81$3,566,829$44,035
Top 7%41%81$3,566,829$44,035
Top 8%44%93$3,847,515$41,371
Top 8%44%93$3,847,515$41,371
Top 9%47%105$4,113,428$39,176
Top 9%47%105$4,113,428$39,176
Top 10%50%116$4,343,196$37,441
Top 10%50%116$4,343,196$37,441
Top 11%53%128$4,571,502$35,715
Top 11%53%128$4,571,502$35,715
Top 12%55%140$4,780,639$34,147
Top 12%55%140$4,780,639$34,147
Top 13%57%151$4,958,023$32,835
Top 13%57%151$4,958,023$32,835
Top 14%59%163$5,137,375$31,518
Top 14%59%163$5,137,375$31,518
Top 15%61%175$5,304,623$30,312
Top 15%61%175$5,304,623$30,312
Top 16%63%187$5,460,855$29,202
Top 16%63%187$5,460,855$29,202
Top 17%65%198$5,595,828$28,262
Top 17%65%198$5,595,828$28,262
Top 18%66%210$5,734,372$27,307
Top 18%66%210$5,734,372$27,307
Top 19%68%222$5,866,684$26,427
Top 19%68%222$5,866,684$26,427
Top 20%69%233$5,983,360$25,680
Top 20%69%233$5,983,360$25,680
Remaining 80% of recips.31%936$2,679,461$2,863
Remaining 80% of recips.31%936$2,679,461$2,863

‡ 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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