Sorghum Subsidies in Carson County, Texas totaled $56.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 64 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%14$7,731,669$552,262
Top 2%25%28$12,057,351$430,620
Top 3%33%42$15,569,752$370,708
Top 4%39%56$18,634,707$332,763
Top 5%45%70$21,212,257$303,032
Top 6%50%84$23,481,939$279,547
Top 7%54%98$25,464,904$259,846
Top 8%58%112$27,228,582$243,112
Top 9%61%126$28,847,258$228,946
Top 10%64%140$30,279,008$216,279
Top 11%67%154$31,547,683$204,855
Top 12%69%168$32,667,185$194,448
Top 13%71%182$33,663,623$184,965
Top 14%73%196$34,545,303$176,252
Top 15%75%210$35,355,711$168,361
Top 16%76%224$36,109,898$161,205
Top 17%78%238$36,809,501$154,662
Top 18%79%252$37,469,212$148,687
Top 19%80%266$38,072,152$143,128
Top 20%82%280$38,643,454$138,012
Remaining 80% of recips.18%1,124$8,657,960$7,703

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

 

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