Commodity subsidies in Willacy County, Texas totaled $225 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 89 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%38%24$84,928,296$3,538,679
Top 2%55%49$124,747,543$2,545,868
Top 3%66%74$148,091,443$2,001,236
Top 4%72%99$163,180,566$1,648,289
Top 5%77%123$173,698,460$1,412,183
Top 6%81%148$182,102,252$1,230,421
Top 7%84%173$188,443,098$1,089,266
Top 8%86%198$193,630,567$977,932
Top 9%88%222$197,513,470$889,700
Top 10%89%247$200,744,884$812,732
Top 11%90%272$203,182,117$746,993
Top 12%91%297$205,252,843$691,087
Top 13%92%321$206,979,005$644,794
Top 14%93%346$208,589,443$602,860
Top 15%93%371$210,053,968$566,183
Top 16%94%396$211,338,202$533,682
Top 17%94%420$212,417,804$505,757
Top 18%95%445$213,421,952$479,600
Top 19%95%470$214,296,211$455,949
Top 20%95%495$215,089,471$434,524
Remaining 80% of recips.5%1,981$10,242,703$5,170

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

 

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