Conservation payments in McPherson County, South Dakota totaled $34.3 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%15%10$5,121,032$512,103
Top 1%15%10$5,121,032$512,103
Top 2%23%20$7,846,103$392,305
Top 2%23%20$7,846,103$392,305
Top 3%29%30$9,976,293$332,543
Top 3%29%30$9,976,293$332,543
Top 4%35%41$11,948,410$291,425
Top 4%35%41$11,948,410$291,425
Top 5%39%51$13,402,051$262,785
Top 5%39%51$13,402,051$262,785
Top 6%43%61$14,719,505$241,303
Top 6%43%61$14,719,505$241,303
Top 7%47%72$16,019,773$222,497
Top 7%47%72$16,019,773$222,497
Top 8%50%82$17,067,925$208,145
Top 8%50%82$17,067,925$208,145
Top 9%53%92$18,030,231$195,981
Top 9%53%92$18,030,231$195,981
Top 10%55%103$19,004,742$184,512
Top 10%55%103$19,004,742$184,512
Top 11%58%113$19,801,466$175,234
Top 11%58%113$19,801,466$175,234
Top 12%60%123$20,551,152$167,083
Top 12%60%123$20,551,152$167,083
Top 13%62%134$21,291,290$158,890
Top 13%62%134$21,291,290$158,890
Top 14%64%144$21,903,732$152,109
Top 14%64%144$21,903,732$152,109
Top 15%66%154$22,486,611$146,017
Top 15%66%154$22,486,611$146,017
Top 16%67%164$23,033,624$140,449
Top 16%67%164$23,033,624$140,449
Top 17%69%175$23,608,083$134,903
Top 17%69%175$23,608,083$134,903
Top 18%70%185$24,104,571$130,295
Top 18%70%185$24,104,571$130,295
Top 19%72%195$24,576,426$126,033
Top 19%72%195$24,576,426$126,033
Top 20%73%206$25,071,076$121,704
Top 20%73%206$25,071,076$121,704
Remaining 80% of recips.27%825$9,206,535$11,159
Remaining 80% of recips.27%825$9,206,535$11,159

‡ 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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