Sorghum Subsidies in Scurry County, Texas totaled $2.2 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, 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 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%9$357,624$39,736
Top 1%19%9$357,624$39,736
Top 2%29%18$545,348$30,297
Top 2%29%18$545,348$30,297
Top 3%37%28$699,320$24,976
Top 3%37%28$699,320$24,976
Top 4%44%37$821,530$22,204
Top 4%44%37$821,530$22,204
Top 5%49%46$920,593$20,013
Top 5%49%46$920,593$20,013
Top 6%54%56$1,010,915$18,052
Top 6%54%56$1,010,915$18,052
Top 7%58%65$1,082,328$16,651
Top 7%58%65$1,082,328$16,651
Top 8%61%75$1,151,530$15,354
Top 8%61%75$1,151,530$15,354
Top 9%64%84$1,207,744$14,378
Top 9%64%84$1,207,744$14,378
Top 10%67%93$1,257,416$13,521
Top 10%67%93$1,257,416$13,521
Top 11%70%103$1,306,238$12,682
Top 11%70%103$1,306,238$12,682
Top 12%72%112$1,345,891$12,017
Top 12%72%112$1,345,891$12,017
Top 13%74%122$1,384,798$11,351
Top 13%74%122$1,384,798$11,351
Top 14%76%131$1,416,354$10,812
Top 14%76%131$1,416,354$10,812
Top 15%77%140$1,446,475$10,332
Top 15%77%140$1,446,475$10,332
Top 16%79%150$1,475,706$9,838
Top 16%79%150$1,475,706$9,838
Top 17%80%159$1,498,926$9,427
Top 17%80%159$1,498,926$9,427
Top 18%81%169$1,522,743$9,010
Top 18%81%169$1,522,743$9,010
Top 19%82%178$1,542,755$8,667
Top 19%82%178$1,542,755$8,667
Top 20%83%187$1,561,692$8,351
Top 20%83%187$1,561,692$8,351
Remaining 80% of recips.17%752$314,006$418
Remaining 80% of recips.17%752$314,006$418

‡ 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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