Cotton Subsidies in Limestone County, Texas totaled $6.3 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 67 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%1$493,673$493,673
Top 2%24%3$1,244,529$414,843
Top 3%30%4$1,565,246$391,312
Top 4%41%6$2,115,400$352,567
Top 5%45%7$2,333,897$333,414
Top 6%52%9$2,678,190$297,577
Top 7%55%10$2,840,543$284,054
Top 8%61%12$3,119,233$259,936
Top 9%63%13$3,238,626$249,125
Top 10%67%15$3,455,448$230,363
Top 11%69%16$3,556,693$222,293
Top 12%72%18$3,731,637$207,313
Top 13%74%19$3,808,596$200,452
Top 14%77%21$3,956,456$188,403
Top 15%78%22$4,024,835$182,947
Top 16%80%24$4,138,462$172,436
Top 17%81%25$4,189,206$167,568
Top 18%83%27$4,279,319$158,493
Top 19%84%28$4,317,038$154,180
Top 20%85%30$4,390,651$146,355
Remaining 80% of recips.15%120$758,117$6,318

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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