Conservation payments in 31st District of Texas (Rep. John Carter) totaled $2.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 26 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%3%4$29,004$7,251
Top 2%6%8$52,153$6,519
Top 3%9%13$79,192$6,092
Top 4%12%17$99,242$5,838
Top 5%15%22$124,017$5,637
Top 6%17%26$143,447$5,517
Top 7%20%31$166,474$5,370
Top 8%22%35$184,349$5,267
Top 9%24%39$201,736$5,173
Top 10%26%44$222,314$5,053
Top 11%28%48$238,172$4,962
Top 12%31%53$256,859$4,846
Top 13%32%57$271,444$4,762
Top 14%34%62$289,177$4,664
Top 15%36%66$303,171$4,594
Top 16%38%70$317,032$4,529
Top 17%40%75$333,923$4,452
Top 18%41%79$347,234$4,395
Top 19%43%84$363,633$4,329
Top 20%45%88$376,517$4,279
Remaining 80% of recips.55%355$463,907$1,307

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

 

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