Wheat Subsidies in Hockley County, Texas totaled $4.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 76 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%36%17$863,340$50,785
Top 2%48%34$1,147,795$33,759
Top 3%55%51$1,314,374$25,772
Top 4%59%68$1,430,746$21,040
Top 5%63%85$1,525,959$17,952
Top 6%67%102$1,606,811$15,753
Top 7%70%119$1,674,848$14,074
Top 8%72%136$1,734,226$12,752
Top 9%74%153$1,787,991$11,686
Top 10%76%170$1,836,849$10,805
Top 11%78%187$1,881,557$10,062
Top 12%80%205$1,924,798$9,389
Top 13%82%222$1,961,691$8,836
Top 14%83%239$1,994,961$8,347
Top 15%84%256$2,024,679$7,909
Top 16%85%273$2,051,422$7,514
Top 17%86%290$2,075,739$7,158
Top 18%87%307$2,097,829$6,833
Top 19%88%324$2,118,408$6,538
Top 20%89%341$2,137,195$6,267
Remaining 80% of recips.11%1,368$268,798$196

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

 

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