Conservation payments in 4th District of Texas (Rep. John Ratcliffe) totaled $46.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 34 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%11%22$590,693$26,850
Top 2%16%44$831,369$18,895
Top 3%18%66$990,255$15,004
Top 4%21%88$1,119,262$12,719
Top 5%23%111$1,248,930$11,252
Top 6%26%133$1,367,953$10,285
Top 7%28%155$1,483,048$9,568
Top 8%30%177$1,595,303$9,013
Top 9%32%199$1,703,821$8,562
Top 10%34%222$1,813,224$8,168
Top 11%36%244$1,914,844$7,848
Top 12%38%266$2,013,222$7,569
Top 13%39%288$2,109,084$7,323
Top 14%41%311$2,206,162$7,094
Top 15%43%333$2,296,904$6,898
Top 16%45%355$2,385,298$6,719
Top 17%46%377$2,471,363$6,555
Top 18%48%399$2,555,247$6,404
Top 19%49%422$2,640,868$6,258
Top 20%51%444$2,719,884$6,126
Remaining 80% of recips.49%1,778$2,640,246$1,485

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

 

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