Wheat Subsidies in Ward County, North Dakota totaled $327 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 66 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%32$30,128,125$941,504
Top 2%25%65$50,563,967$777,907
Top 3%33%97$66,958,699$690,296
Top 4%40%130$81,401,533$626,166
Top 5%45%162$93,447,711$576,838
Top 6%51%195$104,204,942$534,384
Top 7%55%227$113,172,015$498,555
Top 8%59%260$121,464,207$467,170
Top 9%63%292$128,645,703$440,567
Top 10%66%325$135,187,330$415,961
Top 11%69%358$141,063,960$394,033
Top 12%71%390$146,145,574$374,732
Top 13%73%423$150,882,950$356,697
Top 14%75%455$155,113,680$340,909
Top 15%77%488$159,070,854$325,965
Top 16%79%520$162,596,445$312,685
Top 17%81%553$165,915,334$300,028
Top 18%82%585$168,887,458$288,697
Top 19%84%618$171,665,919$277,777
Top 20%85%651$174,156,245$267,521
Remaining 80% of recips.15%2,604$31,378,569$12,050

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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