Nebraska Social Security

How does Nebraska rank for social security payments?

Nebraska ranks 19th out of 50 states for lowest Social Security dollars per capita at $2,140.65. The study is based on a total of 1,893,921 Nebraskans who received a reported $4,054,217,100 in Social Security Payments in the past year.

Nebraska Social Security Payments By County

Nebraska County Social Security Comparison

Nebraska Social Security Received Map

Social Security Received By County

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

Applying For Social Security in Nebraska

How do I apply for Social Security Benefits in Nebraska?

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

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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)

Nebraska Social Security Payments by City Statistics

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

City Payments Details

Bellevue

$2,005.31

Bellevue ranks 35th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Bellevue residents received $106,361,500 in social security payments in the past year.

Columbus

$2,055.50

Columbus ranks 37th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Columbus residents received $46,935,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Fremont

$2,484.83

Fremont ranks 59th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Fremont residents received $65,490,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Grand Island

$1,857.32

Grand Island ranks 25th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Grand Island residents received $94,801,300 in social security payments in the past year.

Hastings

$2,470.27

Hastings ranks 57th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Hastings residents received $61,628,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Kearney

$1,857.63

Kearney ranks 26th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Kearney residents received $61,454,000 in social security payments in the past year.

Lincoln

$1,972.89

Lincoln ranks 33rd of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Lincoln residents received $547,112,400 in social security payments in the past year.

Norfolk

$1,905.68

Norfolk ranks 28th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Norfolk residents received $46,407,200 in social security payments in the past year.

North Platte

$3,051.35

North Platte ranks 99th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. North Platte residents received $73,644,300 in social security payments in the past year.

Omaha

$1,886.40

Omaha ranks 27th of 123 among cities in Nebraska with the lowest social security payments. Omaha residents received $873,556,600 in social security payments in the past year.

Research & Reports

Social Security Statistics

How does Nebraska 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 Nebraska

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

Nebraska Food Stamp Statistics

Nebraska Poverty Statistics

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

Nebraska Poverty Statistics

Benefits in Nebraska

2018 Nebraska 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 Nebraska 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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