Sorghum Subsidies in Reagan County, Texas totaled $1.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%8%2$98,290$49,145
Top 2%17%5$208,814$41,763
Top 3%25%8$312,074$39,009
Top 4%31%11$390,937$35,540
Top 5%36%14$457,036$32,645
Top 6%41%17$516,918$30,407
Top 7%45%20$569,138$28,457
Top 8%49%23$613,048$26,654
Top 9%52%26$653,943$25,152
Top 10%55%29$691,789$23,855
Top 11%58%32$726,122$22,691
Top 12%60%35$757,432$21,641
Top 13%62%38$786,301$20,692
Top 14%64%41$813,825$19,849
Top 15%66%43$830,457$19,313
Top 16%68%46$853,834$18,562
Top 17%69%49$875,896$17,875
Top 18%71%52$896,575$17,242
Top 19%73%55$916,264$16,659
Top 20%74%58$934,432$16,111
Remaining 80% of recips.26%235$327,588$1,394

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

 

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