Sorghum Subsidies in Lamb County, Texas totaled $25.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 69 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%28$3,169,155$113,184
Top 2%30%57$5,256,492$92,219
Top 3%39%86$6,707,783$77,997
Top 4%45%115$7,852,187$68,280
Top 5%51%144$8,864,676$61,560
Top 6%56%173$9,707,353$56,112
Top 7%60%201$10,389,058$51,687
Top 8%63%230$10,995,392$47,806
Top 9%66%259$11,524,327$44,495
Top 10%69%288$11,986,984$41,621
Top 11%71%317$12,391,968$39,091
Top 12%73%346$12,753,829$36,861
Top 13%75%374$13,067,761$34,941
Top 14%77%403$13,352,970$33,134
Top 15%78%432$13,612,644$31,511
Top 16%80%461$13,854,233$30,053
Top 17%81%490$14,076,200$28,727
Top 18%82%519$14,280,783$27,516
Top 19%83%547$14,463,884$26,442
Top 20%84%576$14,641,193$25,419
Remaining 80% of recips.16%2,308$2,755,377$1,194

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

 

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