Cotton Subsidies in Clay County, Texas totaled $4.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 72 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%1$649,625$649,625
Top 2%29%2$1,045,519$522,760
Top 3%44%4$1,602,679$400,670
Top 4%49%5$1,762,856$352,571
Top 5%56%7$2,032,366$290,338
Top 6%59%8$2,144,834$268,104
Top 7%64%10$2,309,902$230,990
Top 8%66%11$2,389,504$217,228
Top 9%70%13$2,531,770$194,752
Top 10%72%14$2,591,021$185,073
Top 11%75%16$2,702,096$168,881
Top 12%76%17$2,748,388$161,670
Top 13%78%19$2,831,605$149,032
Top 14%79%20$2,868,046$143,402
Top 15%81%22$2,933,997$133,363
Top 16%82%23$2,964,793$128,904
Top 17%83%25$3,018,645$120,746
Top 18%84%26$3,042,305$117,012
Top 19%85%28$3,085,919$110,211
Top 20%86%29$3,105,725$107,094
Remaining 80% of recips.14%120$517,594$4,313

‡ 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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