Corn Subsidies in Wilkes County, North Carolina totaled $4.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of corn subsidy recipients were paid 83 percent of corn subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%43%2$1,295,649$647,824
Top 2%58%4$1,743,701$435,925
Top 3%65%6$1,947,960$324,660
Top 4%68%8$2,064,050$258,006
Top 5%72%10$2,171,368$217,137
Top 6%75%12$2,273,893$189,491
Top 7%78%14$2,363,546$168,825
Top 8%80%16$2,428,921$151,808
Top 9%82%18$2,477,394$137,633
Top 10%83%20$2,518,913$125,946
Top 11%85%22$2,557,844$116,266
Top 12%86%24$2,595,802$108,158
Top 13%88%27$2,646,560$98,021
Top 14%89%29$2,677,560$92,330
Top 15%90%31$2,705,830$87,285
Top 16%90%33$2,730,617$82,746
Top 17%91%35$2,750,811$78,595
Top 18%92%37$2,768,716$74,830
Top 19%92%39$2,784,144$71,388
Top 20%93%41$2,798,738$68,262
Remaining 80% of recips.7%167$220,588$1,321

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

 

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