Maryland Social Security

How does Maryland rank for social security payments?

Maryland ranks 8th out of 50 states for lowest Social Security dollars per capita at $1,910.12. The study is based on a total of 5,996,079 Marylanders who received a reported $11,453,232,900 in Social Security Payments in the past year.

Maryland Social Security Payments By County

Maryland County Social Security Comparison

Maryland Social Security Received Map

Social Security Received By County

The percentage of households receiving social security in Maryland varies by county.

Applying For Social Security in Maryland

How do I apply for Social Security Benefits in Maryland?

Social Security Benefits are administered by the Federal government, and are available to citizens of all states including Maryland. There are 17 government social security benefits that you may apply for as a resident of Maryland.

Want to explore more government assistance programs? Browse all government benefits available to Maryland residents or all Social Security Benefits

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation Pension Insurance
Social Security Child's Insurance Benefits
Social Security Disabled Surviving Divorced Spouse Benefits
Social Security Disabled Widow(er)'s Insurance Benefits
Social Security Divorced Spouse Benefits
Social Security Independently Entitled Divorced Spouse's Benefits
Social Security Lump Sum Death Payment
Social Security Medicare Program
Social Security Medicare Savings Program
Social Security Mother's or Father's Insurance Benefits
Social Security Parent's Insurance Benefits
Social Security Retirement Insurance Benefits
Social Security Special Benefits for Qualified WWII Veterans
Social Security Spouse's Insurance Benefits
Social Security Surviving Divorced Spouse Benefits
Social Security Widow(er)'s Insurance Benefits
Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS)

Maryland Social Security Payments by City Statistics

How do the per capita social security payments compare across the largest cities in Maryland?

City Payments Details

Baltimore

$1,778.29

Baltimore ranks 147th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Baltimore residents received $1,102,174,900 in social security payments in the past year.

Columbia

$1,987.31

Columbia ranks 174th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Columbia residents received $205,031,000 in social security payments in the past year.

Ellicott City

$1,941.25

Ellicott City ranks 166th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Ellicott City residents received $139,259,100 in social security payments in the past year.

Frederick

$1,704.03

Frederick ranks 138th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Frederick residents received $118,140,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Gaithersburg

$1,311.64

Gaithersburg ranks 70th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Gaithersburg residents received $88,426,700 in social security payments in the past year.

Germantown

$764.23

Germantown ranks 14th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Germantown residents received $69,886,100 in social security payments in the past year.

Glen Burnie

$2,077.32

Glen Burnie ranks 186th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Glen Burnie residents received $142,853,300 in social security payments in the past year.

Rockville

$1,811.61

Rockville ranks 155th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Rockville residents received $120,327,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Silver Spring

$1,109.89

Silver Spring ranks 48th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Silver Spring residents received $88,217,300 in social security payments in the past year.

Waldorf

$1,261.08

Waldorf ranks 65th of 305 among cities in Maryland with the lowest social security payments. Waldorf residents received $92,340,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Research & Reports

Social Security Statistics

How does Maryland compare nationally? See which states receive the most social security payments.

We breakdown over 3,000 counties nationwide and rank states with the most and least social security payments given to residents.

Social Security Statistics

Food Stamp Recipients in Maryland

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

Maryland Food Stamp Statistics

Maryland Poverty Statistics

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

Maryland Poverty Statistics

Benefits in Maryland

2018 Maryland 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 Maryland 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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