Wheat Subsidies in 26th District of Texas (Rep. Michael Burgess) totaled $20.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 45 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%12%4$131,092$32,773
Top 2%19%8$210,673$26,334
Top 3%25%12$270,541$22,545
Top 4%29%16$317,145$19,822
Top 5%33%20$356,870$17,844
Top 6%36%24$391,656$16,319
Top 7%39%28$422,413$15,086
Top 8%41%32$447,365$13,980
Top 9%43%36$469,806$13,050
Top 10%45%40$490,566$12,264
Top 11%47%44$510,342$11,599
Top 12%48%48$529,525$11,032
Top 13%50%52$548,208$10,542
Top 14%52%56$566,503$10,116
Top 15%53%60$584,518$9,742
Top 16%55%64$602,055$9,407
Top 17%57%68$619,089$9,104
Top 18%58%72$635,781$8,830
Top 19%60%76$652,268$8,582
Top 20%61%80$668,552$8,357
Remaining 80% of recips.39%320$424,475$1,326

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

 

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