Ohio Social Security

How does Ohio rank for social security payments?

Ohio ranks 27th out of 50 states for lowest Social Security dollars per capita at $2,260.26. The study is based on a total of 11,609,756 Ohioans who received a reported $26,241,114,200 in Social Security Payments in the past year.

Ohio Social Security Payments By County

Ohio County Social Security Comparison

Ohio Social Security Received Map

Social Security Received By County

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

Applying For Social Security in Ohio

How do I apply for Social Security Benefits in Ohio?

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

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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)

Ohio Social Security Payments by City Statistics

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

City Payments Details

Akron

$2,124.68

Akron ranks 207th of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Akron residents received $421,222,800 in social security payments in the past year.

Canton

$2,075.58

Canton ranks 192nd of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Canton residents received $148,949,600 in social security payments in the past year.

Cincinnati

$1,519.53

Cincinnati ranks 50th of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Cincinnati residents received $454,273,000 in social security payments in the past year.

Cleveland

$1,713.62

Cleveland ranks 91st of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Cleveland residents received $666,277,600 in social security payments in the past year.

Columbus

$1,296.02

Columbus ranks 29th of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Columbus residents received $1,104,396,600 in social security payments in the past year.

Dayton

$1,775.36

Dayton ranks 103rd of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Dayton residents received $250,217,400 in social security payments in the past year.

Lorain

$2,284.05

Lorain ranks 264th of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Lorain residents received $145,565,100 in social security payments in the past year.

Parma

$2,597.01

Parma ranks 434th of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Parma residents received $207,425,700 in social security payments in the past year.

Toledo

$2,049.95

Toledo ranks 179th of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Toledo residents received $572,867,800 in social security payments in the past year.

Youngstown

$2,427.78

Youngstown ranks 343rd of 667 among cities in Ohio with the lowest social security payments. Youngstown residents received $157,446,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Research & Reports

Social Security Statistics

How does Ohio 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 Ohio

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

Ohio Food Stamp Statistics

Ohio Poverty Statistics

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

Ohio Poverty Statistics

Benefits in Ohio

2018 Ohio 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 Ohio 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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