Emergency Conservation payments in Texas totaled $76.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Emergency Conservation payment recipients were paid 62 percent of Emergency Conservation recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%88$16,398,175$186,343
Top 2%32%177$24,289,382$137,228
Top 3%38%265$29,395,642$110,927
Top 4%44%354$33,376,476$94,284
Top 5%48%442$36,628,327$82,870
Top 6%52%531$39,379,334$74,161
Top 7%55%620$41,737,890$67,319
Top 8%57%708$43,787,162$61,846
Top 9%60%797$45,659,674$57,289
Top 10%62%885$47,311,176$53,459
Top 11%64%974$48,821,290$50,125
Top 12%66%1,062$50,200,358$47,270
Top 13%67%1,151$51,494,444$44,739
Top 14%69%1,240$52,685,427$42,488
Top 15%70%1,328$53,781,821$40,498
Top 16%72%1,417$54,815,709$38,684
Top 17%73%1,505$55,764,997$37,053
Top 18%74%1,594$56,666,793$35,550
Top 19%75%1,683$57,514,946$34,174
Top 20%76%1,771$58,302,820$32,921
Remaining 80% of recips.24%7,087$18,061,631$2,549

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

 

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