Commodity subsidies in Gaines County, Texas totaled $697 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 60 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%29$93,184,871$3,213,271
Top 2%22%59$155,307,105$2,632,324
Top 3%30%89$205,618,383$2,310,319
Top 4%36%119$248,801,486$2,090,769
Top 5%41%149$285,832,810$1,918,341
Top 6%46%178$317,154,882$1,781,769
Top 7%50%208$346,856,302$1,667,578
Top 8%54%238$373,703,536$1,570,183
Top 9%57%268$398,327,194$1,486,296
Top 10%60%298$421,157,041$1,413,279
Top 11%63%327$441,485,326$1,350,108
Top 12%66%357$460,593,768$1,290,179
Top 13%69%387$477,914,009$1,234,920
Top 14%71%417$493,922,701$1,184,467
Top 15%73%447$508,711,370$1,138,057
Top 16%75%476$522,011,165$1,096,662
Top 17%77%506$534,771,305$1,056,860
Top 18%78%536$546,419,340$1,019,439
Top 19%80%566$557,230,407$984,506
Top 20%81%596$567,237,098$951,740
Remaining 80% of recips.19%2,384$129,564,060$54,347

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

 

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