Sorghum Subsidies in Lubbock County, Texas totaled $17.8 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 72 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%40$2,859,365$71,484
Top 1%21%40$2,859,365$71,484
Top 2%33%81$4,508,909$55,666
Top 2%33%81$4,508,909$55,666
Top 3%42%122$5,711,822$46,818
Top 3%42%122$5,711,822$46,818
Top 4%48%163$6,629,431$40,671
Top 4%48%163$6,629,431$40,671
Top 5%54%203$7,379,730$36,353
Top 5%54%203$7,379,730$36,353
Top 6%59%244$8,045,401$32,973
Top 6%59%244$8,045,401$32,973
Top 7%63%285$8,604,677$30,192
Top 7%63%285$8,604,677$30,192
Top 8%66%326$9,077,650$27,846
Top 8%66%326$9,077,650$27,846
Top 9%69%366$9,486,391$25,919
Top 9%69%366$9,486,391$25,919
Top 10%72%407$9,862,631$24,233
Top 10%72%407$9,862,631$24,233
Top 11%74%448$10,187,940$22,741
Top 11%74%448$10,187,940$22,741
Top 12%76%489$10,473,364$21,418
Top 12%76%489$10,473,364$21,418
Top 13%78%529$10,722,640$20,270
Top 13%78%529$10,722,640$20,270
Top 14%80%570$10,950,208$19,211
Top 14%80%570$10,950,208$19,211
Top 15%81%611$11,153,938$18,255
Top 15%81%611$11,153,938$18,255
Top 16%83%652$11,332,732$17,381
Top 16%83%652$11,332,732$17,381
Top 17%84%692$11,491,833$16,607
Top 17%84%692$11,491,833$16,607
Top 18%85%733$11,640,190$15,880
Top 18%85%733$11,640,190$15,880
Top 19%86%774$11,774,478$15,213
Top 19%86%774$11,774,478$15,213
Top 20%87%815$11,897,979$14,599
Top 20%87%815$11,897,979$14,599
Remaining 80% of recips.13%3,261$1,807,517$554
Remaining 80% of recips.13%3,261$1,807,517$554

‡ 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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