Wheat Subsidies in Gaines County, Texas totaled $22.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 68 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%20%14$1,542,793$110,200
Top 2%31%28$2,385,420$85,194
Top 3%39%43$3,011,247$70,029
Top 4%45%57$3,473,376$60,936
Top 5%50%71$3,850,660$54,235
Top 6%55%86$4,211,067$48,966
Top 7%59%100$4,512,273$45,123
Top 8%63%114$4,774,127$41,878
Top 9%66%129$5,022,929$38,937
Top 10%68%143$5,221,692$36,515
Top 11%71%157$5,398,460$34,385
Top 12%73%172$5,571,924$32,395
Top 13%75%186$5,720,829$30,757
Top 14%77%200$5,853,590$29,268
Top 15%78%215$5,980,284$27,815
Top 16%80%229$6,085,801$26,576
Top 17%81%243$6,182,306$25,442
Top 18%82%258$6,277,728$24,332
Top 19%83%272$6,360,948$23,386
Top 20%84%286$6,440,823$22,520
Remaining 80% of recips.16%1,148$1,198,332$1,044

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

 

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