Commodity subsidies in 34th District of Texas (Rep. Filemon Vela) totaled $816 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 33 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%4%53$311,056$5,869
Top 2%7%107$616,172$5,759
Top 3%11%160$905,675$5,660
Top 4%14%214$1,190,356$5,562
Top 5%18%267$1,458,669$5,463
Top 6%21%321$1,723,080$5,368
Top 7%24%374$1,974,477$5,279
Top 8%27%428$2,222,977$5,194
Top 9%30%481$2,458,986$5,112
Top 10%33%535$2,693,378$5,034
Top 11%35%588$2,914,977$4,957
Top 12%38%642$3,133,972$4,882
Top 13%40%695$3,342,977$4,810
Top 14%43%749$3,548,697$4,738
Top 15%45%802$3,742,617$4,667
Top 16%48%856$3,934,263$4,596
Top 17%50%910$4,118,892$4,526
Top 18%52%963$4,293,805$4,459
Top 19%54%1,017$4,465,466$4,391
Top 20%56%1,070$4,627,696$4,325
Remaining 80% of recips.44%4,283$3,641,407$850

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

 

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