Wheat Subsidies in Wheeler County, Texas totaled $14.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 62 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%8$1,992,944$249,118
Top 2%26%17$3,437,883$202,228
Top 3%34%26$4,471,502$171,981
Top 4%40%35$5,212,906$148,940
Top 5%45%44$5,838,948$132,703
Top 6%49%53$6,382,402$120,423
Top 7%53%62$6,840,984$110,338
Top 8%56%71$7,252,542$102,148
Top 9%59%80$7,650,943$95,637
Top 10%62%89$8,011,959$90,022
Top 11%64%98$8,341,787$85,120
Top 12%66%107$8,645,080$80,795
Top 13%69%116$8,920,182$76,898
Top 14%71%125$9,179,739$73,438
Top 15%72%134$9,419,012$70,291
Top 16%74%143$9,637,492$67,395
Top 17%76%152$9,840,457$64,740
Top 18%77%161$10,026,942$62,279
Top 19%78%170$10,206,580$60,039
Top 20%80%179$10,376,203$57,968
Remaining 80% of recips.20%716$2,631,802$3,676

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

 

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