USDA subsidies in Shelby County, Tennessee totaled $103 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of recipients were paid 84 percent of all USDA subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%35%11$27,703,121$2,518,466
Top 2%49%23$38,753,808$1,684,948
Top 3%58%35$45,832,164$1,309,490
Top 4%65%46$50,720,006$1,102,609
Top 5%70%58$55,020,879$948,636
Top 6%75%70$58,616,083$837,373
Top 7%78%81$61,187,298$755,399
Top 8%81%93$63,308,051$680,732
Top 9%83%105$64,951,623$618,587
Top 10%84%116$66,175,486$570,478
Top 11%86%128$67,293,076$525,727
Top 12%87%140$68,247,474$487,482
Top 13%88%151$69,010,209$457,021
Top 14%89%163$69,770,467$428,040
Top 15%90%175$70,463,548$402,649
Top 16%90%186$71,022,519$381,842
Top 17%91%198$71,570,932$361,469
Top 18%92%210$72,080,445$343,240
Top 19%92%221$72,512,453$328,111
Top 20%93%233$72,951,039$313,095
Remaining 80% of recips.7%934$5,681,369$6,083

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

 

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