Commodity subsidies in 1st District of Texas (Rep. Louis Gohmert) totaled $9.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 48 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%4$154,880$38,720
Top 2%24%9$201,514$22,390
Top 3%27%14$231,283$16,520
Top 4%30%19$260,379$13,704
Top 5%34%24$288,572$12,024
Top 6%36%28$310,309$11,082
Top 7%39%33$336,651$10,202
Top 8%42%38$362,335$9,535
Top 9%45%43$386,945$8,999
Top 10%48%48$410,603$8,554
Top 11%50%52$428,813$8,246
Top 12%53%57$450,452$7,903
Top 13%55%62$471,268$7,601
Top 14%58%67$491,410$7,334
Top 15%60%72$510,638$7,092
Top 16%61%76$525,313$6,912
Top 17%64%81$543,096$6,705
Top 18%66%86$560,325$6,515
Top 19%68%91$576,749$6,338
Top 20%69%96$592,462$6,171
Remaining 80% of recips.31%385$261,909$680

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

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag