Government Benefits Available to New York Citizens

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New York Child Health Plus (CHIP)
New York Head Start
New York Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
New York Medicaid
New York School Breakfast and Lunch Program
New York Special Milk Program
New York Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
New York Summer Food Service
New York Temporary Assistance
New York Unemployment Insurance
New York Weatherization Assistance Program

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New York Poverty Statistics

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

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New York Social Security Statistics

New York Social Security

Social Security Payments in New York

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

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New York Food Stamp Statistics.

New York Food Stamps

Food Stamp Recipients in New York

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

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Benefits in New York

2018 New York 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 New York 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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