Wheat Subsidies in Midland County, Texas totaled $1.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 72 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%2$100,100$50,050
Top 2%39%4$146,992$36,748
Top 3%47%6$179,852$29,975
Top 4%54%9$205,248$22,805
Top 5%58%11$219,338$19,940
Top 6%61%13$231,302$17,792
Top 7%64%15$242,743$16,183
Top 8%68%18$257,380$14,299
Top 9%70%20$266,385$13,319
Top 10%72%22$274,447$12,475
Top 11%75%25$285,780$11,431
Top 12%76%27$291,562$10,799
Top 13%78%29$296,882$10,237
Top 14%79%31$301,970$9,741
Top 15%81%34$309,013$9,089
Top 16%82%36$313,416$8,706
Top 17%83%38$317,699$8,361
Top 18%85%41$323,874$7,899
Top 19%86%43$327,509$7,617
Top 20%87%45$330,963$7,355
Remaining 80% of recips.13%183$50,279$275

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

 

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