Sorghum Subsidies in Travis County, Texas totaled $15.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 72 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%8$2,866,789$358,349
Top 2%35%17$4,544,618$267,330
Top 3%44%26$5,694,825$219,032
Top 4%50%34$6,550,790$192,670
Top 5%56%43$7,294,526$169,640
Top 6%60%52$7,867,737$151,303
Top 7%63%60$8,290,264$138,171
Top 8%66%69$8,693,625$125,995
Top 9%69%78$9,042,582$115,931
Top 10%72%87$9,350,961$107,482
Top 11%73%95$9,585,226$100,897
Top 12%75%104$9,820,959$94,432
Top 13%77%113$10,033,875$88,795
Top 14%78%121$10,209,774$84,378
Top 15%79%130$10,391,601$79,935
Top 16%81%139$10,560,316$75,973
Top 17%82%147$10,698,795$72,781
Top 18%83%156$10,842,247$69,502
Top 19%84%165$10,974,770$66,514
Top 20%85%174$11,095,752$63,769
Remaining 80% of recips.15%696$1,980,277$2,845

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

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag