Sorghum Subsidies in Denton County, Texas totaled $11.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 73 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%8$1,879,706$234,963
Top 2%34%17$3,023,166$177,833
Top 3%44%26$3,946,488$151,788
Top 4%52%35$4,618,469$131,956
Top 5%58%44$5,156,888$117,202
Top 6%62%53$5,561,739$104,938
Top 7%65%61$5,835,499$95,664
Top 8%68%70$6,106,648$87,238
Top 9%71%79$6,343,933$80,303
Top 10%73%88$6,549,741$74,429
Top 11%75%97$6,734,913$69,432
Top 12%77%106$6,899,473$65,089
Top 13%79%115$7,048,003$61,287
Top 14%80%123$7,171,109$58,302
Top 15%82%132$7,300,724$55,309
Top 16%83%141$7,418,159$52,611
Top 17%84%150$7,521,481$50,143
Top 18%85%159$7,613,411$47,883
Top 19%86%168$7,699,481$45,830
Top 20%87%177$7,780,028$43,955
Remaining 80% of recips.13%708$1,155,989$1,633

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

 

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