Maryland Food Stamps

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

Maryland ranks 47th out of 50 states for lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps at 2.2%. The study is based on a total of 2,181,093 Marylander households who reported whether or not food stamps were received.

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

48,221 households in Maryland received food stamps within the last year.

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Maryland County Food Stamps Comparison

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Food Stamps Received By County

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

Applying For Maryland Food Stamp Programs

How do I apply for food stamps in Maryland?

There are 6 government food-related benefits that you may apply for as a resident of Maryland.

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

Maryland Food Supplement Program
Maryland Summer Food Service Program
Maryland Special Milk Program
Maryland School Breakfast and Lunch Program
Maryland Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Maryland Child and Adult Care Food Program

Maryland Percentage of Households Receiving Food Stamps by City Statistics

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

City Food Stamps Details

Baltimore

2.9%

Baltimore ranks 244th of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 239,791 Marylander households in Baltimore.

Columbia

2.0%

Columbia ranks 197th of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 40,114 Marylander households in Columbia.

Ellicott City

1.3%

Ellicott City ranks 140th of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 25,198 Marylander households in Ellicott City.

Frederick

1.4%

Frederick ranks 153rd of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 26,987 Marylander households in Frederick.

Gaithersburg

1.5%

Gaithersburg ranks 161st of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 24,377 Marylander households in Gaithersburg.

Germantown

1.5%

Germantown ranks 169th of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 31,230 Marylander households in Germantown.

Glen Burnie

4.3%

Glen Burnie ranks 274th of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 26,799 Marylander households in Glen Burnie.

Rockville

1.0%

Rockville ranks 103rd of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 24,874 Marylander households in Rockville.

Silver Spring

1.1%

Silver Spring ranks 128th of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 31,318 Marylander households in Silver Spring.

Waldorf

1.4%

Waldorf ranks 156th of 305 among cities in Maryland based on a sample of 26,741 Marylander households in Waldorf.

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Maryland Poverty Rate Statistics

Poverty Rate

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Maryland Poverty Statistics

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

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Maryland Social Security Statistics

Maryland Social Security

Social Security Payments in Maryland

How are the Social Security Payments distributed throughout Maryland? 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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Benefits in Maryland

2018 Maryland 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 Maryland 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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