Wheat Subsidies in 28th District of Texas (Rep. Henry Cuellar) totaled $4.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 41 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%7%8$76,077$9,510
Top 1%7%8$76,077$9,510
Top 2%12%17$127,143$7,479
Top 2%12%17$127,143$7,479
Top 3%17%26$175,218$6,739
Top 3%17%26$175,218$6,739
Top 4%21%35$219,604$6,274
Top 4%21%35$219,604$6,274
Top 5%25%44$261,778$5,950
Top 5%25%44$261,778$5,950
Top 6%28%52$296,651$5,705
Top 6%28%52$296,651$5,705
Top 7%32%61$332,782$5,455
Top 7%32%61$332,782$5,455
Top 8%35%70$366,363$5,234
Top 8%35%70$366,363$5,234
Top 9%38%79$397,894$5,037
Top 9%38%79$397,894$5,037
Top 10%41%88$427,736$4,861
Top 10%41%88$427,736$4,861
Top 11%43%96$452,891$4,718
Top 11%43%96$452,891$4,718
Top 12%46%105$479,720$4,569
Top 12%46%105$479,720$4,569
Top 13%48%114$505,603$4,435
Top 13%48%114$505,603$4,435
Top 14%51%123$530,237$4,311
Top 14%51%123$530,237$4,311
Top 15%53%132$553,360$4,192
Top 15%53%132$553,360$4,192
Top 16%55%140$572,802$4,091
Top 16%55%140$572,802$4,091
Top 17%57%149$593,888$3,986
Top 17%57%149$593,888$3,986
Top 18%59%158$614,370$3,888
Top 18%59%158$614,370$3,888
Top 19%61%167$634,148$3,797
Top 19%61%167$634,148$3,797
Top 20%63%176$652,894$3,710
Top 20%63%176$652,894$3,710
Remaining 80% of recips.37%704$391,018$555
Remaining 80% of recips.37%704$391,018$555

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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