Conservation payments in Sherman County, Texas totaled $81.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 48 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%9$8,037,204$893,023
Top 2%17%18$13,790,876$766,160
Top 3%23%27$18,264,998$676,481
Top 4%28%37$22,489,539$607,825
Top 5%32%46$25,861,043$562,197
Top 6%36%55$28,842,339$524,406
Top 7%39%64$31,510,737$492,355
Top 8%42%74$34,303,095$463,555
Top 9%45%83$36,659,110$441,676
Top 10%48%92$38,951,455$423,385
Top 11%51%101$41,142,601$407,352
Top 12%54%111$43,425,153$391,218
Top 13%56%120$45,318,432$377,654
Top 14%58%129$47,113,824$365,223
Top 15%60%139$48,965,867$352,272
Top 16%62%148$50,561,855$341,634
Top 17%64%157$52,100,730$331,852
Top 18%66%166$53,513,525$322,371
Top 19%68%176$55,006,465$312,537
Top 20%69%185$56,256,173$304,087
Remaining 80% of recips.31%742$24,913,143$33,576

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

 

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