Conservation payments in Austin County, Texas totaled $2.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 91 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%46%1$1,012,700$1,012,700
Top 2%68%2$1,514,400$757,200
Top 3%84%3$1,854,320$618,107
Top 4%85%4$1,888,755$472,189
Top 5%87%5$1,917,273$383,455
Top 6%88%6$1,945,389$324,231
Top 7%89%7$1,966,031$280,862
Top 8%90%8$1,981,674$247,709
Top 9%90%9$1,993,496$221,500
Top 10%91%10$2,004,591$200,459
Top 11%91%11$2,015,011$183,183
Top 12%92%12$2,025,053$168,754
Top 13%92%13$2,034,556$156,504
Top 14%92%14$2,043,144$145,939
Top 15%93%15$2,049,704$136,647
Top 16%93%16$2,056,130$128,508
Top 17%93%17$2,061,935$121,290
Top 18%93%18$2,067,185$114,844
Top 19%94%19$2,072,259$109,066
Top 20%94%20$2,076,359$103,818
Remaining 80% of recips.6%81$136,287$1,683

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

 

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