Sorghum Subsidies in Brazos County, Texas totaled $3.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 60 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%7%1$170,670$170,670
Top 2%14%2$322,204$161,102
Top 3%20%3$471,851$157,284
Top 4%31%5$735,001$147,000
Top 5%37%6$855,460$142,577
Top 6%41%7$964,035$137,719
Top 7%50%9$1,158,156$128,684
Top 8%53%10$1,238,140$123,814
Top 9%55%11$1,296,803$117,891
Top 10%60%13$1,394,705$107,285
Top 11%61%14$1,437,023$102,645
Top 12%63%15$1,477,287$98,486
Top 13%67%17$1,556,248$91,544
Top 14%68%18$1,593,772$88,543
Top 15%70%19$1,627,546$85,660
Top 16%72%21$1,687,147$80,340
Top 17%73%22$1,714,754$77,943
Top 18%75%23$1,741,031$75,697
Top 19%77%25$1,791,432$71,657
Top 20%78%26$1,815,783$69,838
Remaining 80% of recips.22%107$521,314$4,872

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

 

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