Florida Food Stamps

How does Florida rank for percentage of homes receiving food stamps?

Florida ranks 48th out of 50 states for lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps at 2.3%. The study is based on a total of 7,510,882 Floridian households who reported whether or not food stamps were received.

How many Florida households received food stamps in the past year?

175,268 households in Florida received food stamps within the last year.

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Florida County Food Stamps Comparison

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Food Stamps Received By County

The percentage of households receiving food stamps in Florida varies by county.

Applying For Florida Food Stamp Programs

How do I apply for food stamps in Florida?

There are 5 government food-related benefits that you may apply for as a resident of Florida.

Want to explore more government assistance programs? Browse all government benefits available to Florida residents.

Florida Food Assistance Program (formally known as Florida Food Stamp Program)
Florida Summer Food Service
Florida Special Milk Program
Florida School Breakfast and Lunch Program
Florida Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

Florida Percentage of Households Receiving Food Stamps by City Statistics

How does the percentage of homes receiving food stamps compare across the largest cities in Florida?

City Food Stamps Details

Cape Coral

1.5%

Cape Coral ranks 291st of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 62,392 Floridian households in Cape Coral.

Fort Lauderdale

1.6%

Fort Lauderdale ranks 304th of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 73,657 Floridian households in Fort Lauderdale.

Hialeah

1.0%

Hialeah ranks 153rd of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 71,719 Floridian households in Hialeah.

Jacksonville

3.0%

Jacksonville ranks 523rd of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 327,595 Floridian households in Jacksonville.

Miami

2.0%

Miami ranks 391st of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 164,734 Floridian households in Miami.

Orlando

2.3%

Orlando ranks 440th of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 109,468 Floridian households in Orlando.

Port St. Lucie

1.8%

Port St. Lucie ranks 335th of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 61,778 Floridian households in Port St. Lucie.

St. Petersburg

2.2%

St. Petersburg ranks 413th of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 107,277 Floridian households in St. Petersburg.

Tallahassee

1.3%

Tallahassee ranks 244th of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 75,194 Floridian households in Tallahassee.

Tampa

2.7%

Tampa ranks 487th of 740 among cities in Florida based on a sample of 147,250 Floridian households in Tampa.

Research & Reports

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Florida Poverty Statistics

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Social Security Payments in Florida

How are the Social Security Payments distributed throughout Florida? We breakdown social security benefits by city and county statewide and rank communities with the most and least social security income per capita.

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Food Stamps

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Food Stamps in America

Which areas receive the most food stamp public assistance in your state? We breakdown over 3,000 counties nationwide and rank communities with the most and least food and nutrional supplements given to residents.

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2018 Florida Poverty Line

Household Size Poverty Level
1 $12,140
2 $16,460
3 $20,780
4 $25,100
5 $29,420
6 $33,740
Per Additional +$4,320

The poverty line for Florida in 2018 is based on the federal guidelines, which begins at $12,140 for a single person, adding $4,320 for each additional person.

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