Cotton Subsidies in Howard County, Texas totaled $273 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 71 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%19$21,348,368$1,123,598
Top 2%29%39$36,620,966$938,999
Top 3%38%58$48,250,266$831,901
Top 4%46%78$58,018,919$743,832
Top 5%52%97$65,687,586$677,192
Top 6%57%117$72,518,843$619,819
Top 7%62%136$77,892,457$572,739
Top 8%65%156$82,637,992$529,731
Top 9%68%175$86,478,041$494,160
Top 10%71%195$89,906,752$461,060
Top 11%73%214$92,780,133$433,552
Top 12%76%234$95,487,004$408,064
Top 13%77%253$97,757,927$386,395
Top 14%79%273$99,883,656$365,874
Top 15%81%292$101,723,068$348,367
Top 16%82%312$103,488,383$331,694
Top 17%83%331$105,016,558$317,271
Top 18%84%351$106,456,527$303,295
Top 19%85%370$107,707,230$291,101
Top 20%86%390$108,913,044$279,264
Remaining 80% of recips.14%1,560$17,442,360$11,181

‡ 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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