Conservation payments in Lamar County, Texas totaled $13.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 60 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%7$1,891,670$270,239
Top 2%24%15$3,253,887$216,926
Top 3%31%22$4,217,931$191,724
Top 4%37%30$5,030,735$167,691
Top 5%42%38$5,733,610$150,884
Top 6%46%45$6,266,027$139,245
Top 7%50%53$6,827,316$128,817
Top 8%54%61$7,331,565$120,190
Top 9%57%68$7,732,834$113,718
Top 10%60%76$8,152,257$107,267
Top 11%63%84$8,518,245$101,408
Top 12%65%91$8,813,065$96,847
Top 13%67%99$9,129,408$92,216
Top 14%69%106$9,390,079$88,586
Top 15%71%114$9,664,197$84,774
Top 16%73%122$9,919,883$81,311
Top 17%74%129$10,123,153$78,474
Top 18%76%137$10,332,894$75,423
Top 19%77%145$10,529,926$72,620
Top 20%79%152$10,690,623$70,333
Remaining 80% of recips.21%612$2,906,243$4,749

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

 

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