Sorghum Subsidies in Yoakum County, Texas totaled $8.8 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 65 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%9$880,898$97,878
Top 1%16%9$880,898$97,878
Top 2%26%19$1,409,270$74,172
Top 2%26%19$1,409,270$74,172
Top 3%34%29$1,832,207$63,180
Top 3%34%29$1,832,207$63,180
Top 4%40%39$2,178,259$55,853
Top 4%40%39$2,178,259$55,853
Top 5%46%49$2,472,161$50,452
Top 5%46%49$2,472,161$50,452
Top 6%51%59$2,731,086$46,290
Top 6%51%59$2,731,086$46,290
Top 7%55%69$2,956,562$42,849
Top 7%55%69$2,956,562$42,849
Top 8%58%79$3,153,934$39,923
Top 8%58%79$3,153,934$39,923
Top 9%62%89$3,327,124$37,383
Top 9%62%89$3,327,124$37,383
Top 10%65%99$3,483,787$35,190
Top 10%65%99$3,483,787$35,190
Top 11%67%109$3,631,191$33,314
Top 11%67%109$3,631,191$33,314
Top 12%70%119$3,766,512$31,651
Top 12%70%119$3,766,512$31,651
Top 13%72%129$3,893,889$30,185
Top 13%72%129$3,893,889$30,185
Top 14%74%139$4,009,987$28,849
Top 14%74%139$4,009,987$28,849
Top 15%76%149$4,111,018$27,591
Top 15%76%149$4,111,018$27,591
Top 16%78%159$4,199,755$26,414
Top 16%78%159$4,199,755$26,414
Top 17%79%168$4,274,029$25,441
Top 17%79%168$4,274,029$25,441
Top 18%81%178$4,348,135$24,428
Top 18%81%178$4,348,135$24,428
Top 19%82%188$4,415,167$23,485
Top 19%82%188$4,415,167$23,485
Top 20%83%198$4,476,750$22,610
Top 20%83%198$4,476,750$22,610
Remaining 80% of recips.17%796$919,954$1,156
Remaining 80% of recips.17%796$919,954$1,156

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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