Wheat Subsidies in Clay County, South Dakota totaled $2.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, 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 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%3$224,665$74,888
Top 2%30%7$351,939$50,277
Top 3%37%11$436,140$39,649
Top 4%43%15$507,698$33,847
Top 5%49%19$572,653$30,140
Top 6%53%23$628,355$27,320
Top 7%57%27$673,441$24,942
Top 8%60%31$710,835$22,930
Top 9%63%35$744,042$21,258
Top 10%66%39$774,499$19,859
Top 11%68%43$801,986$18,651
Top 12%70%47$827,312$17,602
Top 13%72%51$851,376$16,694
Top 14%74%55$872,574$15,865
Top 15%76%59$892,532$15,128
Top 16%77%63$910,756$14,456
Top 17%78%66$924,010$14,000
Top 18%80%70$940,185$13,431
Top 19%81%74$955,513$12,912
Top 20%82%78$969,743$12,433
Remaining 80% of recips.18%316$210,631$667

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

 

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