Sorghum Subsidies in Bastrop County, Texas totaled $3.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 65 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%3$593,151$197,717
Top 2%28%6$924,302$154,050
Top 3%35%9$1,177,748$130,861
Top 4%41%12$1,381,442$115,120
Top 5%48%16$1,595,341$99,709
Top 6%52%19$1,734,488$91,289
Top 7%55%22$1,858,755$84,489
Top 8%59%25$1,972,169$78,887
Top 9%62%28$2,066,321$73,797
Top 10%65%32$2,178,799$68,087
Top 11%67%35$2,253,176$64,376
Top 12%69%38$2,324,996$61,184
Top 13%71%41$2,391,138$58,320
Top 14%73%44$2,453,118$55,753
Top 15%75%48$2,527,168$52,649
Top 16%77%51$2,579,645$50,581
Top 17%78%54$2,628,830$48,682
Top 18%80%57$2,674,537$46,922
Top 19%81%60$2,717,142$45,286
Top 20%83%64$2,771,650$43,307
Remaining 80% of recips.17%257$583,366$2,270

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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