Sorghum Subsidies in Hartley County, Texas totaled $23.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 60 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%6$1,946,903$324,484
Top 2%23%13$3,203,557$246,427
Top 3%30%20$4,179,216$208,961
Top 4%36%27$4,966,486$183,944
Top 5%41%34$5,645,170$166,034
Top 6%45%41$6,251,811$152,483
Top 7%49%48$6,817,742$142,036
Top 8%53%55$7,352,963$133,690
Top 9%56%62$7,842,621$126,494
Top 10%60%69$8,282,405$120,035
Top 11%62%76$8,667,263$114,043
Top 12%64%82$8,959,347$109,260
Top 13%67%89$9,286,306$104,341
Top 14%69%96$9,590,868$99,905
Top 15%71%103$9,868,206$95,808
Top 16%73%110$10,121,215$92,011
Top 17%74%117$10,355,168$88,506
Top 18%76%124$10,574,991$85,282
Top 19%77%131$10,781,434$82,301
Top 20%79%138$10,971,269$79,502
Remaining 80% of recips.21%553$2,944,929$5,325

‡ 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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