Wheat Subsidies in 34th District of Texas (Rep. Filemon Vela) totaled $3.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 43 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%6%8$47,282$5,910
Top 2%11%16$92,318$5,770
Top 3%16%25$137,921$5,517
Top 4%21%33$175,351$5,314
Top 5%25%42$213,996$5,095
Top 6%29%50$245,407$4,908
Top 7%33%58$275,335$4,747
Top 8%36%67$307,897$4,595
Top 9%40%75$334,344$4,458
Top 10%43%84$362,076$4,310
Top 11%46%92$385,442$4,190
Top 12%48%100$407,283$4,073
Top 13%51%109$431,009$3,954
Top 14%53%117$451,121$3,856
Top 15%56%126$473,105$3,755
Top 16%58%134$491,975$3,671
Top 17%60%142$510,239$3,593
Top 18%63%151$529,379$3,506
Top 19%65%159$545,146$3,429
Top 20%67%168$561,838$3,344
Remaining 80% of recips.33%673$282,573$420

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

 

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