USDA subsidies in Cameron County, Texas totaled $359 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of recipients were paid 90 percent of all USDA subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%41%54$103,657,748$1,919,588
Top 2%58%109$147,884,458$1,356,738
Top 3%69%164$176,263,076$1,074,775
Top 4%76%219$193,826,278$885,052
Top 5%80%274$205,022,933$748,259
Top 6%84%329$213,075,347$647,645
Top 7%86%384$218,917,097$570,097
Top 8%88%439$223,424,195$508,939
Top 9%89%494$227,014,491$459,544
Top 10%90%549$229,946,720$418,846
Top 11%91%604$232,322,470$384,640
Top 12%92%659$234,278,681$355,506
Top 13%93%714$235,945,811$330,456
Top 14%93%769$237,420,473$308,739
Top 15%94%824$238,725,543$289,715
Top 16%94%879$239,889,396$272,912
Top 17%95%934$240,969,721$257,998
Top 18%95%989$241,975,684$244,667
Top 19%95%1,044$242,899,006$232,662
Top 20%96%1,099$243,722,892$221,768
Remaining 80% of recips.4%4,398$11,118,550$2,528

‡ 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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