Sorghum Subsidies in Austin County, Texas totaled $4.5 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 81 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%41%6$1,587,602$264,600
Top 1%41%6$1,587,602$264,600
Top 2%55%12$2,092,286$174,357
Top 2%55%12$2,092,286$174,357
Top 3%63%19$2,394,094$126,005
Top 3%63%19$2,394,094$126,005
Top 4%67%25$2,564,100$102,564
Top 4%67%25$2,564,100$102,564
Top 5%70%31$2,681,869$86,512
Top 5%70%31$2,681,869$86,512
Top 6%73%38$2,804,031$73,790
Top 6%73%38$2,804,031$73,790
Top 7%76%44$2,893,800$65,768
Top 7%76%44$2,893,800$65,768
Top 8%78%51$2,987,499$58,578
Top 8%78%51$2,987,499$58,578
Top 9%80%57$3,057,267$53,636
Top 9%80%57$3,057,267$53,636
Top 10%81%63$3,118,190$49,495
Top 10%81%63$3,118,190$49,495
Top 11%83%70$3,176,627$45,380
Top 11%83%70$3,176,627$45,380
Top 12%84%76$3,220,561$42,376
Top 12%84%76$3,220,561$42,376
Top 13%85%83$3,266,200$39,352
Top 13%85%83$3,266,200$39,352
Top 14%86%89$3,301,824$37,099
Top 14%86%89$3,301,824$37,099
Top 15%87%95$3,334,944$35,105
Top 15%87%95$3,334,944$35,105
Top 16%88%102$3,369,653$33,036
Top 16%88%102$3,369,653$33,036
Top 17%89%108$3,396,624$31,450
Top 17%89%108$3,396,624$31,450
Top 18%89%115$3,425,658$29,788
Top 18%89%115$3,425,658$29,788
Top 19%90%121$3,448,485$28,500
Top 19%90%121$3,448,485$28,500
Top 20%91%127$3,469,549$27,319
Top 20%91%127$3,469,549$27,319
Remaining 80% of recips.9%512$361,028$705
Remaining 80% of recips.9%512$361,028$705

‡ 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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