Conservation payments in 23rd District of Texas (Rep. Will Hurd) totaled $97.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 50 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%9$663,546$73,727
Top 2%21%19$1,124,965$59,209
Top 3%27%29$1,461,834$50,408
Top 4%32%39$1,731,264$44,391
Top 5%36%49$1,954,018$39,878
Top 6%40%59$2,138,105$36,239
Top 7%42%69$2,289,980$33,188
Top 8%45%79$2,434,736$30,819
Top 9%48%89$2,564,000$28,809
Top 10%50%99$2,682,598$27,097
Top 11%52%109$2,788,970$25,587
Top 12%53%119$2,883,704$24,233
Top 13%55%129$2,970,844$23,030
Top 14%57%139$3,048,741$21,933
Top 15%58%149$3,117,800$20,925
Top 16%59%159$3,180,037$20,000
Top 17%60%169$3,239,280$19,167
Top 18%61%179$3,297,370$18,421
Top 19%62%189$3,354,633$17,749
Top 20%63%199$3,410,137$17,136
Remaining 80% of recips.37%799$1,986,186$2,486

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

 

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