Sorghum Subsidies in Gonzales County, Texas totaled $1.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%1$190,539$190,539
Top 2%33%3$413,668$137,889
Top 3%47%5$592,208$118,442
Top 4%52%6$645,670$107,612
Top 5%58%8$726,546$90,818
Top 6%63%10$789,212$78,921
Top 7%65%11$816,067$74,188
Top 8%69%13$856,526$65,887
Top 9%71%15$891,228$59,415
Top 10%73%16$906,242$56,640
Top 11%75%18$934,249$51,903
Top 12%77%20$959,291$47,965
Top 13%78%21$970,364$46,208
Top 14%79%23$991,857$43,124
Top 15%81%25$1,011,270$40,451
Top 16%82%27$1,029,632$38,135
Top 17%83%28$1,038,401$37,086
Top 18%84%30$1,052,413$35,080
Top 19%85%32$1,063,277$33,227
Top 20%86%33$1,068,273$32,372
Remaining 80% of recips.15%136$181,176$1,332

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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