Conservation payments in Richmond County, Virginia totaled $1.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 44 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%2$159,050$79,525
Top 2%19%4$245,901$61,475
Top 3%25%6$311,671$51,945
Top 4%28%8$354,387$44,298
Top 5%31%10$393,682$39,368
Top 6%34%12$432,298$36,025
Top 7%37%14$468,715$33,480
Top 8%40%16$502,504$31,406
Top 9%42%18$533,695$29,650
Top 10%44%20$563,717$28,186
Top 11%47%22$592,656$26,939
Top 12%49%24$619,632$25,818
Top 13%51%26$644,796$24,800
Top 14%53%28$669,039$23,894
Top 15%54%30$692,595$23,087
Top 16%56%32$715,474$22,359
Top 17%58%34$735,773$21,640
Top 18%59%36$754,786$20,966
Top 19%61%38$773,546$20,356
Top 20%62%40$792,255$19,806
Remaining 80% of recips.38%164$479,401$2,923

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

 

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