Sorghum Subsidies in Houston County, Texas totaled $1.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%1$239,224$239,224
Top 2%23%2$360,670$180,335
Top 3%31%3$478,147$159,382
Top 4%38%4$593,263$148,316
Top 5%45%5$698,872$139,774
Top 6%50%6$779,509$129,918
Top 7%59%8$927,467$115,933
Top 8%63%9$991,136$110,126
Top 9%66%10$1,037,945$103,795
Top 10%69%11$1,082,354$98,396
Top 11%72%12$1,119,503$93,292
Top 12%74%13$1,153,427$88,725
Top 13%78%15$1,212,653$80,844
Top 14%79%16$1,240,937$77,559
Top 15%81%17$1,268,641$74,626
Top 16%83%18$1,295,622$71,979
Top 17%84%19$1,316,947$69,313
Top 18%85%20$1,335,069$66,753
Top 19%88%22$1,369,013$62,228
Top 20%88%23$1,380,692$60,030
Remaining 80% of recips.12%93$182,130$1,958

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

 

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