Corn Subsidies in Wake County, North Carolina totaled $1.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of corn subsidy recipients were paid 66 percent of corn subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%4$161,788$40,447
Top 2%32%9$266,226$29,581
Top 3%39%13$318,255$24,481
Top 4%45%18$371,509$20,639
Top 5%50%22$406,256$18,466
Top 6%54%27$443,785$16,437
Top 7%57%31$469,719$15,152
Top 8%61%36$498,694$13,853
Top 9%64%41$525,268$12,811
Top 10%66%45$544,868$12,108
Top 11%69%50$566,312$11,326
Top 12%71%54$581,961$10,777
Top 13%73%59$600,617$10,180
Top 14%75%63$614,444$9,753
Top 15%77%68$630,466$9,272
Top 16%78%72$642,037$8,917
Top 17%80%77$654,652$8,502
Top 18%81%82$665,681$8,118
Top 19%82%86$673,906$7,836
Top 20%83%91$683,664$7,513
Remaining 80% of recips.17%365$136,955$375

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

 

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