Wheat Subsidies in Wells County, North Dakota totaled $183 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 62 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%17$14,187,041$834,532
Top 2%20%34$24,375,192$716,917
Top 3%27%51$33,097,742$648,975
Top 4%34%68$40,899,915$601,469
Top 5%40%85$47,962,190$564,261
Top 6%45%102$54,446,177$533,786
Top 7%50%119$60,229,207$506,128
Top 8%54%136$65,591,094$482,287
Top 9%58%153$70,468,899$460,581
Top 10%62%170$74,886,973$440,512
Top 11%65%187$78,925,683$422,062
Top 12%68%204$82,592,239$404,864
Top 13%71%221$85,932,041$388,833
Top 14%74%238$88,908,499$373,565
Top 15%76%255$91,645,393$359,394
Top 16%78%272$94,103,942$345,970
Top 17%80%289$96,317,329$333,278
Top 18%82%306$98,308,844$321,271
Top 19%83%323$100,060,059$309,783
Top 20%84%340$101,601,147$298,827
Remaining 80% of recips.16%1,364$19,000,199$13,930

‡ 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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