Sorghum Subsidies in Chambers County, Texas totaled $7.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 46 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%2$285,716$142,858
Top 2%18%5$565,902$113,180
Top 3%23%8$736,039$92,005
Top 4%28%11$888,479$80,771
Top 5%31%14$1,006,087$71,863
Top 6%35%17$1,112,394$65,435
Top 7%38%20$1,207,918$60,396
Top 8%40%23$1,298,136$56,441
Top 9%43%26$1,384,483$53,249
Top 10%46%29$1,469,615$50,676
Top 11%48%32$1,550,836$48,464
Top 12%50%34$1,602,744$47,140
Top 13%52%37$1,679,846$45,401
Top 14%54%40$1,750,566$43,764
Top 15%57%43$1,816,094$42,235
Top 16%58%46$1,879,493$40,859
Top 17%60%49$1,942,054$39,634
Top 18%62%52$2,000,501$38,471
Top 19%64%55$2,055,854$37,379
Top 20%66%58$2,107,197$36,331
Remaining 80% of recips.34%233$1,107,166$4,752

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

 

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