Sorghum Subsidies in Hidalgo County, Texas totaled $79.5 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 86 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%36%23$15,586,352$677,667
Top 1%36%23$15,814,011$687,566
Top 2%50%47$21,845,625$464,801
Top 2%50%47$22,073,413$469,647
Top 3%59%70$25,949,964$370,714
Top 3%60%70$26,177,752$373,968
Top 4%66%94$28,943,572$307,910
Top 4%66%94$29,171,360$310,334
Top 5%71%117$31,206,196$266,720
Top 5%72%117$31,469,875$268,973
Top 6%76%141$33,064,378$234,499
Top 6%76%141$33,343,780$236,481
Top 7%79%165$34,506,238$209,129
Top 7%79%165$34,785,640$210,822
Top 8%82%188$35,628,973$189,516
Top 8%82%188$35,908,375$191,002
Top 9%84%212$36,615,226$172,713
Top 9%84%212$36,894,628$174,031
Top 10%86%235$37,444,594$159,339
Top 10%86%235$37,723,996$160,528
Top 11%87%259$38,167,048$147,363
Top 11%87%259$38,446,450$148,442
Top 12%89%283$38,777,078$137,021
Top 12%89%283$39,056,480$138,009
Top 13%90%306$39,282,649$128,375
Top 13%90%306$39,562,051$129,288
Top 14%91%330$39,739,945$120,424
Top 14%91%330$40,019,347$121,271
Top 15%92%353$40,128,570$113,679
Top 15%92%353$40,407,972$114,470
Top 16%93%377$40,484,078$107,385
Top 16%93%377$40,763,480$108,126
Top 17%93%401$40,802,817$101,753
Top 17%93%401$41,082,219$102,449
Top 18%94%424$41,066,319$96,855
Top 18%94%424$41,345,721$97,513
Top 19%95%448$41,311,289$92,213
Top 19%95%448$41,590,691$92,836
Top 20%95%471$41,517,937$88,148
Top 20%95%471$41,797,339$88,742
Remaining 80% of recips.5%1,888$2,192,308$1,161
Remaining 80% of recips.5%1,888$2,192,308$1,161

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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