Conservation payments in 27th District of Texas (Rep. Michael Cloud) totaled $8.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 40 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%8$223,723$27,965
Top 2%19%16$344,162$21,510
Top 3%23%24$418,623$17,443
Top 4%26%32$466,598$14,581
Top 5%29%40$512,145$12,804
Top 6%31%48$555,274$11,568
Top 7%33%56$596,774$10,657
Top 8%36%64$637,175$9,956
Top 9%38%72$675,629$9,384
Top 10%40%80$712,656$8,908
Top 11%42%88$748,036$8,500
Top 12%44%96$781,465$8,140
Top 13%46%104$813,449$7,822
Top 14%47%112$843,813$7,534
Top 15%49%120$873,127$7,276
Top 16%51%128$901,630$7,044
Top 17%52%136$929,637$6,836
Top 18%54%144$957,326$6,648
Top 19%55%152$983,892$6,473
Top 20%57%160$1,009,466$6,309
Remaining 80% of recips.43%640$775,337$1,211

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

 

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