Commodity subsidies in 15th District of Texas (Rep. Vicente Gonzalez) totaled $256 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 78 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%37$19,583,442$529,282
Top 2%34%74$30,134,361$407,221
Top 3%43%111$38,451,945$346,414
Top 4%51%149$45,644,373$306,338
Top 5%58%186$51,614,268$277,496
Top 6%64%223$56,504,802$253,385
Top 7%68%261$60,523,283$231,890
Top 8%72%298$63,834,998$214,211
Top 9%75%335$66,644,096$198,938
Top 10%78%373$69,093,454$185,237
Top 11%80%410$71,196,047$173,649
Top 12%82%447$73,032,390$163,383
Top 13%84%485$74,680,068$153,980
Top 14%86%522$76,057,334$145,704
Top 15%87%559$77,243,093$138,181
Top 16%88%596$78,269,681$131,325
Top 17%89%634$79,201,537$124,924
Top 18%90%671$79,979,892$119,195
Top 19%91%708$80,673,530$113,946
Top 20%92%746$81,311,155$108,996
Remaining 80% of recips.8%2,985$7,518,340$2,519

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

 

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