Farm Subsidy information

Matagorda County, Texas

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Matagorda County, Texas Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Matagorda County, Texas, 1995-2020‡

Matagorda County, Texas Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Texas ranking: 1 of 50 States
  • 86 percent of farms in Texas did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Matagorda County, Texas, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Rice Subsidies1,013$223,875,839
2Cotton Subsidies741$80,088,846
3Sorghum Subsidies1,441$56,750,533
4Disaster Payments1,000$30,840,684
5Corn Subsidies904$23,302,125

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


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