Commodity subsidies in Jefferson County, Texas totaled $184 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 59 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%9$27,370,194$3,041,133
Top 2%24%19$44,196,740$2,326,144
Top 3%30%28$55,367,513$1,977,411
Top 4%36%38$66,114,443$1,739,854
Top 5%41%48$75,120,748$1,565,016
Top 6%45%57$82,508,331$1,447,515
Top 7%49%67$90,175,625$1,345,905
Top 8%52%76$96,518,917$1,269,986
Top 9%56%86$103,084,600$1,198,658
Top 10%59%96$109,080,245$1,136,253
Top 11%62%105$113,942,807$1,085,170
Top 12%64%115$118,816,899$1,033,190
Top 13%67%124$122,911,768$991,224
Top 14%69%134$127,196,848$949,230
Top 15%71%144$131,092,071$910,362
Top 16%73%153$134,388,907$878,359
Top 17%75%163$137,801,124$845,406
Top 18%76%172$140,558,965$817,203
Top 19%78%182$143,467,750$788,284
Top 20%79%192$146,155,027$761,224
Remaining 80% of recips.21%768$38,315,808$49,890

‡ 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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