Commodity subsidies in Hidalgo County, Texas totaled $222 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 89 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%36%27$81,146,563$3,005,428
Top 2%52%55$116,194,432$2,112,626
Top 3%62%83$139,014,549$1,674,874
Top 4%70%111$155,694,314$1,402,651
Top 5%76%139$168,202,940$1,210,093
Top 6%80%167$177,278,713$1,061,549
Top 7%83%195$184,333,626$945,301
Top 8%85%222$189,450,312$853,380
Top 9%87%250$193,907,734$775,631
Top 10%89%278$197,512,252$710,476
Top 11%90%306$200,545,056$655,376
Top 12%91%334$203,194,728$608,367
Top 13%92%362$205,455,418$567,556
Top 14%93%390$207,348,959$531,664
Top 15%94%418$208,980,137$499,952
Top 16%95%445$210,357,108$472,713
Top 17%95%473$211,596,476$447,350
Top 18%96%501$212,694,627$424,540
Top 19%96%529$213,674,830$403,922
Top 20%96%557$214,523,766$385,141
Remaining 80% of recips.4%2,230$7,969,778$3,574

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

 

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