Sorghum Subsidies in Lamar County, Texas totaled $9.7 million from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 66 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%10$1,810,253$181,025
Top 2%32%20$2,667,099$133,355
Top 3%40%31$3,344,974$107,902
Top 4%45%41$3,799,491$92,671
Top 5%50%51$4,199,507$82,343
Top 6%54%62$4,552,756$73,432
Top 7%57%72$4,830,987$67,097
Top 8%60%82$5,083,488$61,994
Top 9%63%93$5,335,583$57,372
Top 10%66%103$5,541,824$53,804
Top 11%68%113$5,720,207$50,621
Top 12%70%124$5,898,820$47,571
Top 13%72%134$6,047,611$45,131
Top 14%73%144$6,189,279$42,981
Top 15%75%155$6,333,415$40,861
Top 16%76%165$6,453,547$39,112
Top 17%78%175$6,562,593$37,501
Top 18%79%186$6,669,604$35,858
Top 19%80%196$6,760,911$34,494
Top 20%81%207$6,855,147$33,117
Remaining 80% of recips.19%828$1,588,298$1,918
 

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