Sorghum Subsidies in Nueces County, Texas totaled $173 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 80 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%26%31$31,097,777$1,003,154
Top 1%27%31$31,889,487$1,028,693
Top 2%40%63$46,876,514$744,072
Top 2%40%63$47,917,055$760,588
Top 3%50%95$59,145,051$622,579
Top 3%50%95$60,380,445$635,584
Top 4%58%127$68,460,562$539,060
Top 4%58%127$69,875,535$550,201
Top 5%64%159$75,495,415$474,814
Top 5%64%159$76,990,942$484,220
Top 6%68%191$80,908,139$423,603
Top 6%69%191$82,439,338$431,620
Top 7%72%223$85,340,163$382,691
Top 7%72%223$86,969,762$389,999
Top 8%75%255$89,049,484$349,214
Top 8%76%255$90,742,881$355,854
Top 9%78%287$92,138,596$321,040
Top 9%78%287$93,850,526$327,005
Top 10%80%319$94,700,247$296,866
Top 10%80%319$96,446,487$302,340
Top 11%82%351$96,802,552$275,791
Top 11%82%351$98,586,094$280,872
Top 12%83%383$98,632,812$257,527
Top 12%84%383$100,423,012$262,201
Top 13%85%415$100,202,087$241,451
Top 13%85%415$102,004,755$245,795
Top 14%86%447$101,617,005$227,331
Top 14%86%447$103,437,825$231,405
Top 15%87%479$102,848,779$214,716
Top 15%87%479$104,685,490$218,550
Top 16%88%511$103,964,367$203,453
Top 16%88%511$105,807,711$207,060
Top 17%89%542$104,937,935$193,612
Top 17%89%543$106,822,082$196,726
Top 18%90%574$105,833,673$184,379
Top 18%90%575$107,723,079$187,344
Top 19%90%606$106,638,290$175,971
Top 19%90%607$108,526,674$178,792
Top 20%91%638$107,373,205$168,297
Top 20%91%639$109,262,107$170,989
Remaining 80% of recips.9%2,556$10,818,567$4,233
Remaining 80% of recips.9%2,558$10,885,351$4,255

‡ 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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