Cotton Subsidies in 27th District of Texas (Rep. Blake Farenthold) totaled $707 million from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of cotton subsidy recipients were paid 86 percent of cotton subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%33%40$17,403,822$435,096
Top 2%48%81$25,408,373$313,684
Top 3%58%121$30,973,735$255,981
Top 4%66%162$35,313,980$217,988
Top 5%72%203$38,506,062$189,685
Top 6%77%243$40,770,714$167,781
Top 7%80%284$42,596,868$149,989
Top 8%83%325$43,983,621$135,334
Top 9%85%365$45,009,920$123,315
Top 10%86%406$45,771,608$112,738
Top 11%87%447$46,332,629$103,652
Top 12%88%487$46,749,072$95,994
Top 13%89%528$47,102,365$89,209
Top 14%89%569$47,389,986$83,286
Top 15%90%609$47,631,480$78,213
Top 16%90%650$47,867,549$73,642
Top 17%91%691$48,094,596$69,601
Top 18%91%731$48,308,321$66,085
Top 19%91%772$48,518,943$62,848
Top 20%92%813$48,721,117$59,928
Remaining 80% of recips.8%3,253$4,418,826$1,358
 

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