Cotton Subsidies in Caldwell County, Texas totaled $9.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 81 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%2$1,279,344$639,672
Top 2%40%5$2,826,889$565,378
Top 3%51%8$3,636,202$454,525
Top 4%61%11$4,340,563$394,597
Top 5%67%14$4,759,283$339,949
Top 6%71%17$5,059,880$297,640
Top 7%75%20$5,286,134$264,307
Top 8%77%23$5,469,440$237,802
Top 9%79%26$5,607,582$215,676
Top 10%81%29$5,717,360$197,150
Top 11%82%32$5,808,772$181,524
Top 12%83%35$5,893,619$168,389
Top 13%84%38$5,972,360$157,167
Top 14%85%41$6,045,683$147,456
Top 15%86%44$6,108,508$138,830
Top 16%87%47$6,163,911$131,147
Top 17%87%49$6,199,305$126,516
Top 18%88%52$6,249,450$120,182
Top 19%89%55$6,293,588$114,429
Top 20%89%58$6,335,269$109,229
Remaining 80% of recips.11%236$758,242$3,213

‡ 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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