Conservation payments in Transylvania County, North Carolina totaled $983,117 from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 47 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%6%1$63,247$63,247
Top 2%13%2$125,981$62,990
Top 3%18%3$178,274$59,425
Top 4%23%4$223,044$55,761
Top 5%27%5$265,460$53,092
Top 6%35%7$341,894$48,842
Top 7%38%8$373,907$46,738
Top 8%41%9$404,999$45,000
Top 9%44%10$433,261$43,326
Top 10%47%11$461,354$41,941
Top 11%52%13$512,918$39,455
Top 12%55%14$536,530$38,324
Top 13%57%15$558,906$37,260
Top 14%59%16$579,929$36,246
Top 15%61%17$599,906$35,289
Top 16%65%19$634,771$33,409
Top 17%66%20$649,825$32,491
Top 18%68%21$664,276$31,632
Top 19%69%22$678,387$30,836
Top 20%70%23$692,106$30,092
Remaining 80% of recips.30%96$291,011$3,031

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

 

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