Sorghum Subsidies in Borden County, Texas totaled $1.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%2$106,871$53,436
Top 2%28%5$189,311$37,862
Top 3%39%8$263,222$32,903
Top 4%45%10$300,378$30,038
Top 5%51%13$344,231$26,479
Top 6%57%16$381,140$23,821
Top 7%59%18$400,398$22,244
Top 8%63%21$425,038$20,240
Top 9%66%24$445,957$18,582
Top 10%69%27$465,544$17,242
Top 11%71%29$478,204$16,490
Top 12%74%32$495,873$15,496
Top 13%76%35$512,032$14,629
Top 14%77%37$521,434$14,093
Top 15%79%40$534,516$13,363
Top 16%81%43$545,392$12,684
Top 17%82%46$554,137$12,046
Top 18%83%48$559,813$11,663
Top 19%84%51$567,730$11,132
Top 20%85%54$574,671$10,642
Remaining 80% of recips.15%217$99,390$458

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

 

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