Sorghum Subsidies in Hale County, Texas totaled $38.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 64 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%31$3,985,585$128,567
Top 2%26%63$6,362,578$100,993
Top 3%33%94$8,231,313$87,567
Top 4%40%126$9,851,662$78,188
Top 5%45%158$11,256,698$71,245
Top 6%50%189$12,460,154$65,927
Top 7%54%221$13,511,113$61,136
Top 8%58%253$14,424,667$57,015
Top 9%61%284$15,202,208$53,529
Top 10%64%316$15,927,895$50,405
Top 11%67%348$16,577,154$47,636
Top 12%69%379$17,152,913$45,258
Top 13%71%411$17,697,291$43,059
Top 14%73%442$18,185,289$41,143
Top 15%75%474$18,656,895$39,361
Top 16%77%506$19,094,513$37,736
Top 17%78%537$19,474,971$36,266
Top 18%80%569$19,836,685$34,862
Top 19%81%601$20,169,298$33,560
Top 20%82%632$20,466,576$32,384
Remaining 80% of recips.18%2,532$4,380,055$1,730

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

 

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