Subtotal, Disaster Payments in 8th District of Texas (Rep. Kevin Brady) totaled $66.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of disaster payment recipients were paid 31 percent of disaster payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%7%17$226,692$13,335
Top 2%10%35$330,644$9,447
Top 3%13%52$426,505$8,202
Top 4%16%70$525,369$7,505
Top 5%18%87$615,203$7,071
Top 6%21%105$707,132$6,735
Top 7%23%122$791,502$6,488
Top 8%26%140$878,962$6,278
Top 9%29%158$964,542$6,105
Top 10%31%175$1,043,002$5,960
Top 11%33%193$1,123,321$5,820
Top 12%36%210$1,196,602$5,698
Top 13%38%228$1,271,241$5,576
Top 14%40%245$1,339,804$5,469
Top 15%42%263$1,410,690$5,364
Top 16%44%281$1,479,161$5,264
Top 17%46%298$1,541,862$5,174
Top 18%48%316$1,606,194$5,083
Top 19%49%333$1,664,628$4,999
Top 20%51%351$1,724,638$4,914
Remaining 80% of recips.49%1,406$1,645,605$1,170

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

 

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