Michigan Social Security

How does Michigan rank for social security payments?

Michigan ranks 47th out of 50 states for lowest Social Security dollars per capita at $2,644.16. The study is based on a total of 9,925,568 Michiganders who received a reported $26,244,829,200 in Social Security Payments in the past year.

Michigan Social Security Payments By County

Michigan County Social Security Comparison

Michigan Social Security Received Map

Social Security Received By County

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

Applying For Social Security in Michigan

How do I apply for Social Security Benefits in Michigan?

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

Want to explore more government assistance programs? Browse all government benefits available to Michigan 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)

Michigan Social Security Payments by City Statistics

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

City Payments Details

Ann Arbor

$1,738.14

Ann Arbor ranks 36th of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Ann Arbor residents received $207,364,900 in social security payments in the past year.

Dearborn

$1,738.52

Dearborn ranks 37th of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Dearborn residents received $165,672,400 in social security payments in the past year.

Detroit

$2,041.56

Detroit ranks 81st of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Detroit residents received $1,387,986,900 in social security payments in the past year.

Flint

$2,464.69

Flint ranks 177th of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Flint residents received $241,071,500 in social security payments in the past year.

Grand Rapids

$1,719.31

Grand Rapids ranks 34th of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Grand Rapids residents received $335,875,700 in social security payments in the past year.

Lansing

$1,966.12

Lansing ranks 67th of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Lansing residents received $226,540,700 in social security payments in the past year.

Livonia

$3,117.21

Livonia ranks 307th of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Livonia residents received $295,224,500 in social security payments in the past year.

Sterling Heights

$2,705.43

Sterling Heights ranks 236th of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Sterling Heights residents received $357,105,400 in social security payments in the past year.

Troy

$2,384.64

Troy ranks 153rd of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Troy residents received $198,726,400 in social security payments in the past year.

Warren

$2,496.96

Warren ranks 185th of 428 among cities in Michigan with the lowest social security payments. Warren residents received $337,456,700 in social security payments in the past year.

Research & Reports

Social Security Statistics

How does Michigan 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 Michigan

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

Michigan Food Stamp Statistics

Michigan Poverty Statistics

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

Michigan Poverty Statistics

Benefits in Michigan

2018 Michigan 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 Michigan 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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