Cotton Subsidies in Lubbock County, Texas totaled $533 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 78 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%24%57$78,644,423$1,379,727
Top 1%24%57$78,671,669$1,380,205
Top 2%37%114$122,288,047$1,072,702
Top 2%37%114$122,315,293$1,072,941
Top 3%47%171$156,984,215$918,036
Top 3%47%171$157,011,461$918,196
Top 4%55%228$184,532,690$809,354
Top 4%55%228$184,559,936$809,473
Top 5%62%286$205,786,548$719,533
Top 5%62%286$205,813,794$719,629
Top 6%66%343$221,839,226$646,762
Top 6%66%343$221,870,628$646,853
Top 7%70%400$234,187,019$585,468
Top 7%70%400$234,233,129$585,583
Top 8%73%457$244,216,361$534,390
Top 8%73%457$244,262,471$534,491
Top 9%76%514$252,578,653$491,398
Top 9%76%514$252,624,763$491,488
Top 10%78%572$259,840,217$454,266
Top 10%78%572$259,886,327$454,347
Top 11%80%629$266,045,258$422,965
Top 11%80%629$266,091,368$423,039
Top 12%81%686$271,361,717$395,571
Top 12%81%686$271,407,827$395,638
Top 13%83%743$276,068,796$371,560
Top 13%83%743$276,114,906$371,622
Top 14%84%801$280,401,303$350,064
Top 14%84%801$280,447,413$350,122
Top 15%85%858$284,179,424$331,211
Top 15%85%858$284,225,534$331,265
Top 16%86%915$287,630,294$314,350
Top 16%86%915$287,676,404$314,400
Top 17%87%972$290,755,622$299,131
Top 17%87%972$290,801,732$299,179
Top 18%88%1,029$293,605,190$285,331
Top 18%88%1,029$293,651,300$285,375
Top 19%89%1,087$296,266,852$272,555
Top 19%89%1,087$296,312,962$272,597
Top 20%89%1,144$298,655,592$261,063
Top 20%89%1,144$298,701,702$261,103
Remaining 80% of recips.11%4,578$35,161,034$7,680
Remaining 80% of recips.11%4,578$35,161,317$7,681

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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