Wheat Subsidies in Texas totaled $3.6 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 76 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%1,200$568,080,031$473,400
Top 2%39%2,401$841,854,558$350,627
Top 3%48%3,601$1,032,429,269$286,706
Top 4%55%4,802$1,175,500,096$244,794
Top 5%60%6,002$1,288,125,865$214,616
Top 6%65%7,203$1,379,648,844$191,538
Top 7%68%8,403$1,455,767,870$173,244
Top 8%71%9,604$1,520,342,038$158,303
Top 9%74%10,805$1,575,930,209$145,852
Top 10%76%12,005$1,624,174,662$135,292
Top 11%78%13,206$1,666,648,530$126,204
Top 12%80%14,406$1,704,135,333$118,293
Top 13%81%15,607$1,737,473,932$111,327
Top 14%83%16,807$1,767,275,879$105,151
Top 15%84%18,008$1,794,142,706$99,630
Top 16%85%19,209$1,818,502,133$94,669
Top 17%86%20,409$1,840,725,882$90,192
Top 18%87%21,610$1,861,074,409$86,121
Top 19%88%22,810$1,879,694,188$82,407
Top 20%89%24,011$1,896,815,489$78,998
Remaining 80% of recips.11%96,046$235,699,348$2,454

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

 

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