Government Benefits Available to Maine Citizens

Want to learn more about helpful government programs that you may qualify for? Search over 600 benefit programs available from various government agencies all in one location.

Most Popular Maine Benefits

Maine Head Start
Maine Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Maine MaineCare
Maine MaineCare (SCHIP)
Maine School Breakfast and Lunch Program
Maine Special Milk Program
Maine Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Maine Summer Food Service
Maine Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Maine Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Maine Unemployment Insurance
Maine Weatherization Assistance Program

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Maine Poverty Rate Statistics

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Maine Poverty Statistics

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

Maine Poverty Statistics
Maine Social Security Statistics

Maine Social Security

Maine Social Security Statistics

Maine Social Security

Social Security Payments in Maine

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

Maine Social Security
Maine Food Stamp Statistics

Food Stamps

Maine Food Stamp Statistics.

Maine Food Stamps

Food Stamp Recipients in Maine

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

Maine Food Stamps

Benefits in Maine

2018 Maine 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 Maine 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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