Sorghum Subsidies in Brown County, Texas totaled $935,031 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%18%4$158,731$39,683
Top 2%26%8$237,721$29,715
Top 3%33%12$295,105$24,592
Top 4%38%16$343,858$21,491
Top 5%43%20$386,909$19,345
Top 6%47%24$427,729$17,822
Top 7%51%28$463,163$16,542
Top 8%55%32$493,508$15,422
Top 9%57%36$520,308$14,453
Top 10%60%40$542,754$13,569
Top 11%62%44$564,557$12,831
Top 12%65%48$585,730$12,203
Top 13%67%52$605,079$11,636
Top 14%69%56$622,956$11,124
Top 15%71%60$639,669$10,661
Top 16%72%64$655,582$10,243
Top 17%74%68$670,801$9,865
Top 18%76%72$684,613$9,509
Top 19%77%76$697,224$9,174
Top 20%78%80$709,154$8,864
Remaining 80% of recips.22%324$196,299$606

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

 

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