Subtotal, Disaster Payments in Wilkes County, North Carolina totaled $2.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of disaster payment recipients were paid 74 percent of disaster payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%37%5$1,070,207$214,041
Top 2%49%10$1,424,473$142,447
Top 3%55%15$1,616,024$107,735
Top 4%60%20$1,744,281$87,214
Top 5%63%25$1,850,391$74,016
Top 6%66%30$1,930,705$64,357
Top 7%68%35$1,994,650$56,990
Top 8%70%40$2,051,411$51,285
Top 9%72%45$2,103,916$46,754
Top 10%74%51$2,159,400$42,341
Top 11%75%56$2,201,003$39,304
Top 12%77%61$2,239,331$36,710
Top 13%78%66$2,274,194$34,457
Top 14%79%71$2,306,084$32,480
Top 15%80%76$2,332,764$30,694
Top 16%81%81$2,358,266$29,114
Top 17%82%86$2,381,630$27,693
Top 18%82%91$2,403,244$26,409
Top 19%83%97$2,428,336$25,034
Top 20%84%102$2,447,882$23,999
Remaining 80% of recips.16%409$468,699$1,146

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

 

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