Sorghum Subsidies in Castro County, Texas totaled $35.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%16$4,767,446$297,965
Top 2%30%32$7,430,451$232,202
Top 3%38%48$9,373,078$195,272
Top 4%45%64$11,020,566$172,196
Top 5%51%81$12,499,570$154,316
Top 6%56%97$13,606,389$140,272
Top 7%60%113$14,533,325$128,614
Top 8%63%129$15,374,145$119,179
Top 9%66%145$16,111,110$111,111
Top 10%69%162$16,821,163$103,834
Top 11%71%178$17,415,196$97,838
Top 12%74%194$17,953,160$92,542
Top 13%76%210$18,437,707$87,799
Top 14%77%226$18,862,019$83,460
Top 15%79%243$19,260,030$79,259
Top 16%80%259$19,605,488$75,697
Top 17%82%275$19,920,109$72,437
Top 18%83%291$20,204,501$69,431
Top 19%84%307$20,468,135$66,671
Top 20%85%324$20,734,171$63,994
Remaining 80% of recips.15%1,296$3,682,204$2,841

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

 

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