Sorghum Subsidies in Zavala County, Texas totaled $6.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 68 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%2$1,342,067$671,034
Top 2%34%4$1,692,222$423,055
Top 3%40%6$1,977,338$329,556
Top 4%45%8$2,250,307$281,288
Top 5%52%11$2,592,598$235,691
Top 6%56%13$2,765,198$212,708
Top 7%59%15$2,924,367$194,958
Top 8%62%17$3,073,124$180,772
Top 9%65%19$3,202,804$168,569
Top 10%68%22$3,357,010$152,591
Top 11%70%24$3,449,843$143,743
Top 12%71%26$3,537,787$136,069
Top 13%73%28$3,623,809$129,422
Top 14%76%31$3,744,202$120,781
Top 15%77%33$3,819,863$115,753
Top 16%79%35$3,891,736$111,192
Top 17%80%37$3,960,477$107,040
Top 18%81%39$4,025,671$103,222
Top 19%83%42$4,118,590$98,062
Top 20%84%44$4,177,184$94,936
Remaining 80% of recips.16%178$780,565$4,385

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

 

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