Peanut Subsidies in Texas totaled $1.1 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of peanut subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of peanut subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%154$197,288,231$1,281,092
Top 2%30%308$304,111,785$987,376
Top 3%38%462$385,564,112$834,554
Top 4%45%616$451,440,026$732,857
Top 5%51%770$506,537,522$657,841
Top 6%55%924$554,298,360$599,890
Top 7%59%1,079$595,289,629$551,705
Top 8%63%1,233$630,885,170$511,667
Top 9%66%1,387$662,570,809$477,701
Top 10%69%1,541$690,697,831$448,214
Top 11%71%1,695$715,896,777$422,358
Top 12%74%1,849$738,472,298$399,390
Top 13%76%2,003$758,737,051$378,800
Top 14%78%2,158$777,167,420$360,133
Top 15%79%2,312$793,877,640$343,373
Top 16%81%2,466$809,098,465$328,102
Top 17%82%2,620$822,810,626$314,050
Top 18%83%2,774$835,293,560$301,115
Top 19%85%2,928$846,773,888$289,199
Top 20%86%3,083$857,385,260$278,101
Remaining 80% of recips.14%12,332$144,309,441$11,702

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

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag