Sorghum Subsidies in Refugio County, Texas totaled $42.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 78 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%8$6,300,668$787,583
Top 2%35%16$10,599,361$662,460
Top 3%47%24$14,046,211$585,259
Top 4%55%33$16,662,867$504,935
Top 5%61%41$18,406,642$448,942
Top 6%66%49$19,717,747$402,403
Top 7%69%58$20,887,766$360,134
Top 8%73%66$21,811,628$330,479
Top 9%75%74$22,633,774$305,862
Top 10%78%82$23,337,283$284,601
Top 11%80%91$23,995,442$263,686
Top 12%82%99$24,534,952$247,828
Top 13%83%107$24,994,326$233,592
Top 14%85%116$25,449,585$219,393
Top 15%86%124$25,797,868$208,047
Top 16%87%132$26,100,030$197,728
Top 17%88%140$26,374,232$188,387
Top 18%89%149$26,651,947$178,872
Top 19%89%157$26,871,948$171,159
Top 20%90%165$27,081,766$164,132
Remaining 80% of recips.10%664$2,984,950$4,495

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

 

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