Sorghum Subsidies in Tarrant County, Texas totaled $1.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 71 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%1$202,724$202,724
Top 2%27%2$318,321$159,161
Top 3%43%4$500,392$125,098
Top 4%48%5$565,334$113,067
Top 5%57%7$663,830$94,833
Top 6%59%8$693,442$86,680
Top 7%61%9$720,379$80,042
Top 8%66%11$769,752$69,977
Top 9%68%12$793,319$66,110
Top 10%71%14$831,143$59,367
Top 11%72%15$846,037$56,402
Top 12%74%17$872,999$51,353
Top 13%76%18$885,444$49,191
Top 14%76%19$896,350$47,176
Top 15%78%21$917,612$43,696
Top 16%79%22$927,359$42,153
Top 17%80%24$943,954$39,331
Top 18%81%25$950,784$38,031
Top 19%82%26$957,539$36,828
Top 20%83%28$969,962$34,641
Remaining 80% of recips.17%114$202,889$1,780

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

 

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