Conservation payments in Martin County, Texas totaled $61.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 53 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%9$8,786,243$976,249
Top 2%21%19$13,125,987$690,841
Top 3%27%28$16,405,594$585,914
Top 4%32%38$19,491,575$512,936
Top 5%36%48$22,251,843$463,580
Top 6%40%57$24,522,586$430,221
Top 7%44%67$26,827,899$400,416
Top 8%47%76$28,716,320$377,846
Top 9%50%86$30,643,021$356,314
Top 10%53%96$32,434,846$337,863
Top 11%55%105$33,926,841$323,113
Top 12%58%115$35,454,496$308,300
Top 13%60%124$36,689,928$295,887
Top 14%62%134$37,990,228$283,509
Top 15%64%144$39,215,495$272,330
Top 16%66%153$40,274,157$263,230
Top 17%67%163$41,366,530$253,782
Top 18%69%172$42,296,890$245,912
Top 19%70%182$43,258,773$237,686
Top 20%72%192$44,138,405$229,888
Remaining 80% of recips.28%769$17,352,093$22,564

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

 

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