Government Benefits Available to Mississippi 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 Mississippi Benefits

Mississippi Head Start
Mississippi Health Benefits (CHIP)
Mississippi Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Mississippi Medicaid
Mississippi School Breakfast and Lunch Program
Mississippi Special Milk Program
Mississippi Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Mississippi Summer Food Service
Mississippi Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Mississippi Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Mississippi Unemployment Insurance
Mississippi Weatherization Assistance Program

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Mississippi Poverty Rate Statistics

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Mississippi Poverty Statistics

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

Mississippi Poverty Statistics
Mississippi Social Security Statistics

Mississippi Social Security

Mississippi Social Security Statistics

Mississippi Social Security

Social Security Payments in Mississippi

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

Mississippi Social Security
Mississippi Food Stamp Statistics

Food Stamps

Mississippi Food Stamp Statistics.

Mississippi Food Stamps

Food Stamp Recipients in Mississippi

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

Mississippi Food Stamps

Benefits in Mississippi

2018 Mississippi 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 Mississippi 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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