Conservation payments in Borden County, Texas totaled $6.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 55 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%1$534,470$534,470
Top 2%16%2$938,594$469,297
Top 3%22%3$1,303,405$434,468
Top 4%33%5$1,956,743$391,349
Top 5%37%6$2,199,815$366,636
Top 6%40%7$2,418,720$345,531
Top 7%47%9$2,829,372$314,375
Top 8%51%10$3,023,196$302,320
Top 9%53%11$3,170,851$288,259
Top 10%55%12$3,308,542$275,712
Top 11%59%14$3,558,243$254,160
Top 12%61%15$3,658,243$243,883
Top 13%63%16$3,758,159$234,885
Top 14%66%18$3,946,015$219,223
Top 15%67%19$4,033,743$212,302
Top 16%69%20$4,116,153$205,808
Top 17%70%21$4,185,952$199,331
Top 18%72%23$4,321,643$187,898
Top 19%73%24$4,386,575$182,774
Top 20%74%25$4,449,136$177,965
Remaining 80% of recips.26%104$1,536,838$14,777

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

 

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