Sorghum Subsidies in Erath County, Texas totaled $630,086 from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 65 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%2$76,557$38,278
Top 2%23%4$143,223$35,806
Top 3%32%6$202,653$33,776
Top 4%42%9$263,414$29,268
Top 5%47%11$295,395$26,854
Top 6%52%13$326,417$25,109
Top 7%58%16$359,717$22,482
Top 8%60%18$376,072$20,893
Top 9%62%20$390,030$19,502
Top 10%65%23$408,148$17,746
Top 11%67%25$418,061$16,722
Top 12%68%27$426,754$15,806
Top 13%70%30$439,341$14,645
Top 14%71%32$446,699$13,959
Top 15%73%34$453,955$13,352
Top 16%74%37$464,235$12,547
Top 17%75%39$470,680$12,069
Top 18%76%41$476,913$11,632
Top 19%78%44$485,733$11,039
Top 20%79%46$491,184$10,678
Remaining 80% of recips.21%186$133,966$720

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

 

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