Conservation payments in Aurora County, South Dakota totaled $22.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 55 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%6$3,062,956$510,493
Top 1%14%6$3,062,956$510,493
Top 2%22%13$4,928,967$379,151
Top 2%22%13$4,928,967$379,151
Top 3%28%20$6,266,504$313,325
Top 3%28%20$6,266,504$313,325
Top 4%33%27$7,425,130$275,005
Top 4%33%27$7,425,130$275,005
Top 5%37%34$8,440,033$248,236
Top 5%37%34$8,440,033$248,236
Top 6%41%41$9,347,429$227,986
Top 6%41%41$9,347,429$227,986
Top 7%45%48$10,213,518$212,782
Top 7%45%48$10,213,518$212,782
Top 8%49%55$11,006,764$200,123
Top 8%49%55$11,006,764$200,123
Top 9%52%62$11,729,384$189,184
Top 9%52%62$11,729,384$189,184
Top 10%55%69$12,411,902$179,883
Top 10%55%69$12,411,902$179,883
Top 11%58%76$13,031,961$171,473
Top 11%58%76$13,031,961$171,473
Top 12%60%83$13,610,917$163,987
Top 12%60%83$13,610,917$163,987
Top 13%63%90$14,144,149$157,157
Top 13%63%90$14,144,149$157,157
Top 14%65%97$14,637,879$150,906
Top 14%65%97$14,637,879$150,906
Top 15%67%104$15,109,908$145,288
Top 15%67%104$15,109,908$145,288
Top 16%69%111$15,555,332$140,138
Top 16%69%111$15,555,332$140,138
Top 17%71%118$15,978,282$135,409
Top 17%71%118$15,978,282$135,409
Top 18%72%125$16,363,250$130,906
Top 18%72%125$16,363,250$130,906
Top 19%74%132$16,715,893$126,636
Top 19%74%132$16,715,893$126,636
Top 20%75%139$17,044,927$122,625
Top 20%75%139$17,044,927$122,625
Remaining 80% of recips.25%556$5,535,852$9,957
Remaining 80% of recips.25%556$5,535,852$9,957

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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