Sorghum Subsidies in Potter County, Texas totaled $4.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 68 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%2$436,319$218,160
Top 2%20%4$783,119$195,780
Top 3%28%6$1,101,138$183,523
Top 4%39%9$1,530,069$170,008
Top 5%45%11$1,781,027$161,912
Top 6%51%13$2,028,322$156,025
Top 7%58%16$2,308,693$144,293
Top 8%62%18$2,437,814$135,434
Top 9%64%20$2,545,251$127,263
Top 10%68%23$2,674,017$116,262
Top 11%70%25$2,756,003$110,240
Top 12%72%27$2,831,351$104,865
Top 13%74%30$2,933,287$97,776
Top 14%76%32$2,997,023$93,657
Top 15%77%34$3,051,524$89,751
Top 16%78%36$3,097,196$86,033
Top 17%80%39$3,161,289$81,059
Top 18%81%41$3,203,200$78,127
Top 19%82%43$3,243,019$75,419
Top 20%83%46$3,299,536$71,729
Remaining 80% of recips.17%185$656,912$3,551

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

 

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