Wheat Subsidies in Deaf Smith County, Texas totaled $160 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 54 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%18$10,797,096$599,839
Top 2%19%36$17,261,714$479,492
Top 3%25%55$22,877,883$415,962
Top 4%31%73$27,565,568$377,611
Top 5%35%91$31,714,371$348,510
Top 6%40%110$35,774,438$325,222
Top 7%44%128$39,312,693$307,130
Top 8%47%146$42,516,997$291,212
Top 9%51%165$45,555,505$276,094
Top 10%54%183$48,245,438$263,636
Top 11%56%201$50,769,498$252,585
Top 12%59%220$53,177,132$241,714
Top 13%61%238$55,294,725$232,331
Top 14%64%256$57,271,560$223,717
Top 15%66%275$59,233,156$215,393
Top 16%68%293$61,010,938$208,228
Top 17%70%311$62,677,235$201,535
Top 18%71%330$64,313,432$194,889
Top 19%73%348$65,807,733$189,103
Top 20%75%367$67,273,873$183,308
Remaining 80% of recips.25%1,468$22,695,651$15,460

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

 

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