Sorghum Subsidies in Parmer County, Texas totaled $50.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 67 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%20$6,643,546$332,177
Top 2%29%40$10,627,215$265,680
Top 3%37%60$13,561,369$226,023
Top 4%43%80$15,819,095$197,739
Top 5%49%101$17,816,031$176,396
Top 6%53%121$19,496,455$161,128
Top 7%57%141$20,983,525$148,819
Top 8%61%161$22,271,653$138,333
Top 9%64%181$23,401,354$129,289
Top 10%67%202$24,449,451$121,037
Top 11%69%222$25,330,995$114,104
Top 12%71%242$26,154,626$108,077
Top 13%73%262$26,911,377$102,715
Top 14%75%282$27,568,068$97,759
Top 15%77%303$28,198,007$93,063
Top 16%79%323$28,753,640$89,021
Top 17%80%343$29,265,934$85,323
Top 18%81%363$29,727,037$81,893
Top 19%82%383$30,157,579$78,740
Top 20%84%404$30,586,297$75,709
Remaining 80% of recips.16%1,617$6,040,773$3,736

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

 

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