Conservation payments in Lavaca County, Texas totaled $395,814 from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 54 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%7%1$26,481$26,481
Top 2%18%3$72,635$24,212
Top 3%23%4$90,185$22,546
Top 4%31%6$122,646$20,441
Top 5%35%7$137,380$19,626
Top 6%41%9$163,257$18,140
Top 7%47%11$184,803$16,800
Top 8%49%12$194,547$16,212
Top 9%53%14$209,019$14,930
Top 10%54%15$215,600$14,373
Top 11%57%17$225,316$13,254
Top 12%59%19$233,366$12,282
Top 13%60%20$237,270$11,863
Top 14%62%22$244,896$11,132
Top 15%63%23$248,617$10,809
Top 16%65%25$255,780$10,231
Top 17%66%27$262,716$9,730
Top 18%67%28$266,141$9,505
Top 19%69%30$272,121$9,071
Top 20%69%31$274,912$8,868
Remaining 80% of recips.31%128$120,902$945

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

 

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