Sorghum Subsidies in Fayette County, Texas totaled $2.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 75 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%32%3$600,016$200,005
Top 2%42%7$784,058$112,008
Top 3%50%11$916,583$83,326
Top 4%56%15$1,026,509$68,434
Top 5%61%19$1,117,584$58,820
Top 6%64%23$1,190,930$51,780
Top 7%68%27$1,249,428$46,275
Top 8%70%31$1,298,857$41,899
Top 9%73%35$1,342,222$38,349
Top 10%75%39$1,379,189$35,364
Top 11%76%43$1,410,568$32,804
Top 12%78%47$1,439,233$30,622
Top 13%79%51$1,465,504$28,735
Top 14%81%55$1,490,196$27,094
Top 15%82%59$1,513,635$25,655
Top 16%83%63$1,534,218$24,353
Top 17%84%66$1,547,862$23,452
Top 18%85%70$1,564,919$22,356
Top 19%86%74$1,580,594$21,359
Top 20%86%78$1,594,955$20,448
Remaining 80% of recips.14%316$252,162$798

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

 

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