Sorghum Subsidies in Kleberg County, Texas totaled $34.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 84 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%24%5$4,270,199$854,040
Top 2%40%10$7,012,640$701,264
Top 3%51%15$8,928,722$595,248
Top 4%59%20$10,370,106$518,505
Top 5%66%25$11,612,818$464,513
Top 6%72%30$12,569,735$418,991
Top 7%76%35$13,264,915$378,998
Top 8%79%40$13,829,502$345,738
Top 9%82%45$14,303,685$317,860
Top 10%84%50$14,683,727$293,675
Top 11%86%55$14,984,387$272,443
Top 12%87%61$15,280,103$250,493
Top 13%88%66$15,484,452$234,613
Top 14%89%71$15,655,987$220,507
Top 15%90%76$15,805,135$207,962
Top 16%91%81$15,941,429$196,808
Top 17%92%86$16,063,437$186,784
Top 18%92%91$16,172,779$177,723
Top 19%93%96$16,277,015$169,552
Top 20%94%101$16,374,460$162,123
Remaining 80% of recips.6%408$1,136,731$2,786

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

 

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