Subtotal, Disaster Payments in 26th District of Texas (Rep. Michael Burgess) totaled $12.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of disaster payment recipients were paid 42 percent of disaster payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%4$175,309$43,827
Top 2%22%8$210,075$26,259
Top 3%25%13$239,304$18,408
Top 4%28%17$261,514$15,383
Top 5%30%21$283,278$13,489
Top 6%33%26$310,000$11,923
Top 7%35%30$330,379$11,013
Top 8%38%35$354,429$10,127
Top 9%40%39$373,065$9,566
Top 10%42%43$391,369$9,102
Top 11%44%48$413,544$8,616
Top 12%46%52$430,854$8,286
Top 13%48%56$447,793$7,996
Top 14%50%61$468,381$7,678
Top 15%51%65$483,717$7,442
Top 16%53%70$502,607$7,180
Top 17%55%74$517,279$6,990
Top 18%56%78$531,694$6,817
Top 19%58%83$549,241$6,617
Top 20%60%87$562,931$6,470
Remaining 80% of recips.40%351$378,527$1,078

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

 

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