North Carolina Food Stamps

How does North Carolina rank for percentage of homes receiving food stamps?

North Carolina ranks 30th out of 50 states for lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps at 1.6%. The study is based on a total of 3,874,346 North Carolinian households who reported whether or not food stamps were received.

How many North Carolina households received food stamps in the past year?

60,930 households in North Carolina received food stamps within the last year.

North Carolina Food Stamps Received Map

North Carolina County Food Stamps Comparison

North Carolina Food Stamps Received Map

Food Stamps Received By County

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

Applying For North Carolina Food Stamp Programs

How do I apply for food stamps in North Carolina?

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

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

North Carolina Food Stamp Program
North Carolina Summer Food Service
North Carolina Special Milk Program
North Carolina School Breakfast and Lunch Program
North Carolina Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

North Carolina Percentage of Households Receiving Food Stamps by City Statistics

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

City Food Stamps Details

Cary

3.3%

Cary ranks 400th of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 60,263 North Carolinian households in Cary.

Charlotte

1.1%

Charlotte ranks 201st of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 316,481 North Carolinian households in Charlotte.

Durham

1.7%

Durham ranks 289th of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 104,966 North Carolinian households in Durham.

Fayetteville

1.9%

Fayetteville ranks 311th of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 80,451 North Carolinian households in Fayetteville.

Greensboro

1.5%

Greensboro ranks 263rd of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 114,552 North Carolinian households in Greensboro.

Greenville

2.5%

Greenville ranks 359th of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 36,585 North Carolinian households in Greenville.

High Point

1.5%

High Point ranks 261st of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 40,945 North Carolinian households in High Point.

Raleigh

1.8%

Raleigh ranks 305th of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 176,870 North Carolinian households in Raleigh.

Wilmington

1.7%

Wilmington ranks 291st of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 50,389 North Carolinian households in Wilmington.

Winston-Salem

2.1%

Winston-Salem ranks 326th of 442 among cities in North Carolina based on a sample of 94,105 North Carolinian households in Winston-Salem.

Research & Reports

North Carolina Poverty Rate Statistics

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North Carolina Poverty Statistics

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

North Carolina Poverty Statistics
North Carolina Social Security Statistics

North Carolina Social Security

North Carolina Social Security Statistics

North Carolina Social Security

Social Security Payments in North Carolina

How are the Social Security Payments distributed throughout North Carolina? 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 North Carolina

2018 North Carolina 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 North Carolina 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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