Georgia Food Stamps

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

Georgia ranks 43rd out of 50 states for lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps at 1.8%. The study is based on a total of 3,611,706 Georgian households who reported whether or not food stamps were received.

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

64,120 households in Georgia received food stamps within the last year.

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Georgia County Food Stamps Comparison

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Food Stamps Received By County

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

Applying For Georgia Food Stamp Programs

How do I apply for food stamps in Georgia?

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

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Georgia Food Stamps

The Georgia Food Stamp program provides monthly benefits to low-income households to help pay for the cost of food. A household may be one person living alone, a family, or several, unrelated individuals living together who routinely purchase and pre...

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Georgia Summer Food Service

The Georgia Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides reimbursement for free, nutritious meals and snacks served to Georgia children 18 and younger. These meals help children in low-income areas get the nutrition they need to learn, play, and grow ...

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Georgia Special Milk Program

The Special Milk Program provides milk to children in schools, childcare institutions, and eligible camps that do not participate in other Federal child nutrition meal service programs. Schools that participate in the National School Lunch or School ...

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Georgia School Breakfast and Lunch Program

The School Breakfast and Lunch Programs make nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free meals available to school children each school day. It is a grant-in-aid to schools to help defray the cost of school meals. School breakfasts and lunches must meet...

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Georgia Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

The WIC Program provides supplemental foods, nutrition education and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are determined to be at nutritional risk. To ...

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Georgia Percentage of Households Receiving Food Stamps by City Statistics

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

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Albany

3.8%

Albany ranks 327th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 28,624 Georgian households in Albany.

Athens-Clarke County unified government (balance)

1.4%

Athens-Clarke County unified government (balance) ranks 174th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 44,366 Georgian households in Athens-Clarke County unified government (balance).

Atlanta

1.8%

Atlanta ranks 223rd of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 189,343 Georgian households in Atlanta.

Augusta-Richmond County consolidated government (balance)

3.8%

Augusta-Richmond County consolidated government (balance) ranks 328th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 70,870 Georgian households in Augusta-Richmond County consolidated government (balance).

Columbus

1.4%

Columbus ranks 160th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 73,449 Georgian households in Columbus.

Johns Creek

1.4%

Johns Creek ranks 166th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 26,880 Georgian households in Johns Creek.

Roswell

1.1%

Roswell ranks 130th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 34,413 Georgian households in Roswell.

Sandy Springs

1.6%

Sandy Springs ranks 186th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 44,231 Georgian households in Sandy Springs.

Savannah

1.7%

Savannah ranks 212th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 53,865 Georgian households in Savannah.

Warner Robins

2.1%

Warner Robins ranks 240th of 357 among cities in Georgia based on a sample of 27,674 Georgian households in Warner Robins.

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Georgia Poverty Rate Statistics

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Georgia Poverty Statistics

Which areas have the highest rate of poverty in Georgia? We breakdown the poverty rate by city and county across Georgia and rank communities with the highest and lowest concentrations of residents living below the poverty line.

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Georgia Social Security Statistics

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Social Security Payments in Georgia

How are the Social Security Payments distributed throughout Georgia? 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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