Env. Quality Incentive Program payments in Starr County, Texas totaled $1.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of EQIP recipients were paid 42 percent of EQIP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%2$139,304$69,652
Top 2%16%4$217,837$54,459
Top 3%20%6$278,206$46,368
Top 4%25%9$354,492$39,388
Top 5%29%11$400,497$36,409
Top 6%32%13$440,416$33,878
Top 7%34%15$477,661$31,844
Top 8%38%18$529,123$29,396
Top 9%40%20$562,274$28,114
Top 10%42%22$591,899$26,905
Top 11%44%24$617,770$25,740
Top 12%47%27$654,519$24,241
Top 13%48%29$677,784$23,372
Top 14%50%31$700,404$22,594
Top 15%52%34$732,222$21,536
Top 16%54%36$752,678$20,908
Top 17%55%38$772,558$20,330
Top 18%57%40$791,300$19,783
Top 19%59%43$817,760$19,018
Top 20%60%45$834,750$18,550
Remaining 80% of recips.40%182$563,134$3,094

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

 

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