Government Benefits Available to Illinois Citizens

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Illinois All Kids (CHIPRA)
Illinois Food Stamp Program
Illinois Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Illinois Medicaid
Illinois School Breakfast and Lunch Program
Illinois Special Milk Program
Illinois Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Illinois Summer Food Service
Illinois Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Illinois Unemployment Insurance
Illinois Weatherization Assistance Program

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Illinois Poverty Statistics

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

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Illinois Social Security Statistics

Illinois Social Security

Social Security Payments in Illinois

How are the Social Security Payments distributed throughout Illinois? 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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Illinois Food Stamp Statistics

Food Stamps

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Illinois Food Stamps

Food Stamp Recipients in Illinois

Which areas receive the most food stamp public assistance in Illinois? We breakdown food stamps by city and county statewide and rank communities with the most and least food and nutrional supplements given to residents.

Illinois Food Stamps

Benefits in Illinois

2018 Illinois 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 Illinois 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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