Sorghum Subsidies in Dawson County, Texas totaled $11.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 66 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%26$1,161,821$44,685
Top 2%29%53$1,781,722$33,617
Top 3%37%79$2,217,001$28,063
Top 4%43%106$2,589,226$24,427
Top 5%48%133$2,906,984$21,857
Top 6%52%159$3,167,891$19,924
Top 7%56%186$3,408,736$18,327
Top 8%60%212$3,610,386$17,030
Top 9%63%239$3,798,896$15,895
Top 10%66%266$3,967,563$14,916
Top 11%68%292$4,111,987$14,082
Top 12%70%319$4,250,796$13,325
Top 13%72%345$4,367,551$12,660
Top 14%74%372$4,477,388$12,036
Top 15%76%399$4,578,947$11,476
Top 16%77%425$4,670,539$10,990
Top 17%79%452$4,758,021$10,527
Top 18%80%478$4,836,844$10,119
Top 19%81%505$4,912,521$9,728
Top 20%82%532$4,983,393$9,367
Remaining 80% of recips.18%2,128$1,069,027$502

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

 

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