Wheat Subsidies in Mason County, Texas totaled $1.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 55 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%6%1$70,284$70,284
Top 2%16%3$191,310$63,770
Top 3%25%5$291,450$58,290
Top 4%33%7$380,607$54,372
Top 5%38%9$444,632$49,404
Top 6%41%10$475,820$47,582
Top 7%46%12$532,842$44,403
Top 8%49%14$578,086$41,292
Top 9%52%16$612,677$38,292
Top 10%55%18$644,506$35,806
Top 11%56%19$659,364$34,703
Top 12%59%21$687,617$32,744
Top 13%61%23$713,779$31,034
Top 14%63%25$737,416$29,497
Top 15%65%27$760,378$28,162
Top 16%66%28$771,600$27,557
Top 17%68%30$792,818$26,427
Top 18%69%32$812,556$25,392
Top 19%71%34$831,164$24,446
Top 20%73%36$848,349$23,565
Remaining 80% of recips.28%145$321,794$2,219

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

 

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