Conservation payments in Austin County, Texas totaled $2.2 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%46%1$1,012,700$1,012,700
Top 1%46%1$1,012,700$1,012,700
Top 2%68%2$1,514,400$757,200
Top 2%68%2$1,514,400$757,200
Top 3%84%3$1,854,320$618,107
Top 3%84%3$1,854,320$618,107
Top 4%85%4$1,887,987$471,997
Top 4%85%4$1,887,987$471,997
Top 5%87%5$1,916,505$383,301
Top 5%87%5$1,916,505$383,301
Top 6%88%6$1,944,621$324,103
Top 6%88%6$1,944,621$324,103
Top 7%89%7$1,965,263$280,752
Top 7%89%7$1,965,263$280,752
Top 8%90%8$1,980,906$247,613
Top 8%90%8$1,980,906$247,613
Top 9%90%9$1,992,728$221,414
Top 9%90%9$1,992,728$221,414
Top 10%91%10$2,003,823$200,382
Top 10%91%10$2,003,823$200,382
Top 11%91%11$2,014,243$183,113
Top 11%91%11$2,014,243$183,113
Top 12%92%12$2,024,285$168,690
Top 12%92%12$2,024,285$168,690
Top 13%92%13$2,033,788$156,445
Top 13%92%13$2,033,788$156,445
Top 14%92%14$2,042,376$145,884
Top 14%92%14$2,042,376$145,884
Top 15%93%15$2,048,936$136,596
Top 15%93%15$2,048,936$136,596
Top 16%93%16$2,055,362$128,460
Top 16%93%16$2,055,362$128,460
Top 17%93%17$2,061,167$121,245
Top 17%93%17$2,061,167$121,245
Top 18%93%18$2,066,417$114,801
Top 18%93%18$2,066,417$114,801
Top 19%94%19$2,071,491$109,026
Top 19%94%19$2,071,491$109,026
Top 20%94%20$2,075,591$103,780
Top 20%94%20$2,075,591$103,780
Remaining 80% of recips.6%81$136,287$1,683
Remaining 80% of recips.6%81$136,287$1,683

‡ 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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