Vermont Social Security

How does Vermont rank for social security payments?

Vermont ranks 49th out of 50 states for lowest Social Security dollars per capita at $2,659.84. The study is based on a total of 624,636 Vermonters who received a reported $1,661,431,800 in Social Security Payments in the past year.

Vermont Social Security Payments By County

Vermont County Social Security Comparison

Vermont Social Security Received Map

Social Security Received By County

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

Applying For Social Security in Vermont

How do I apply for Social Security Benefits in Vermont?

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

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

Vermont Social Security Payments by City Statistics

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

City Payments Details

Barre

$2,298.80

Barre ranks 12th of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Barre residents received $20,178,900 in social security payments in the past year.

Bennington

$3,156.54

Bennington ranks 34th of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Bennington residents received $27,818,600 in social security payments in the past year.

Brattleboro

$2,736.24

Brattleboro ranks 26th of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Brattleboro residents received $18,973,100 in social security payments in the past year.

Burlington

$1,583.49

Burlington ranks 3rd of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Burlington residents received $67,223,900 in social security payments in the past year.

Essex Junction

$2,014.47

Essex Junction ranks 8th of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Essex Junction residents received $20,410,600 in social security payments in the past year.

Middlebury

$2,257.97

Middlebury ranks 10th of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Middlebury residents received $15,860,000 in social security payments in the past year.

Montpelier

$3,212.04

Montpelier ranks 36th of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Montpelier residents received $24,360,100 in social security payments in the past year.

Rutland

$2,542.67

Rutland ranks 18th of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Rutland residents received $40,021,600 in social security payments in the past year.

South Burlington

$2,982.66

South Burlington ranks 32nd of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. South Burlington residents received $55,993,400 in social security payments in the past year.

Winooski

$1,782.42

Winooski ranks 4th of 44 among cities in Vermont with the lowest social security payments. Winooski residents received $12,838,800 in social security payments in the past year.

Research & Reports

Social Security Statistics

How does Vermont 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 Vermont

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

Vermont Food Stamp Statistics

Vermont Poverty Statistics

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

Vermont Poverty Statistics

Benefits in Vermont

2018 Vermont 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 Vermont 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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