Washington Social Security

How does Washington rank for social security payments?

Washington ranks 22nd out of 50 states for lowest Social Security dollars per capita at $2,154.68. The study is based on a total of 7,169,967 Washingtonians who received a reported $15,448,994,400 in Social Security Payments in the past year.

Washington Social Security Payments By County

Washington County Social Security Comparison

Washington Social Security Received Map

Social Security Received By County

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

Applying For Social Security in Washington

How do I apply for Social Security Benefits in Washington?

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

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

Washington Social Security Payments by City Statistics

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

City Payments Details

Bellevue

$1,965.43

Bellevue ranks 147th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Bellevue residents received $273,222,700 in social security payments in the past year.

Everett

$1,706.91

Everett ranks 96th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Everett residents received $183,594,900 in social security payments in the past year.

Federal Way

$1,781.10

Federal Way ranks 115th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Federal Way residents received $169,035,300 in social security payments in the past year.

Kent

$1,391.80

Kent ranks 62nd of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Kent residents received $176,147,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Renton

$1,463.26

Renton ranks 68th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Renton residents received $145,875,500 in social security payments in the past year.

Seattle

$1,695.14

Seattle ranks 95th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Seattle residents received $1,166,669,100 in social security payments in the past year.

Spokane Valley

$2,570.56

Spokane Valley ranks 248th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Spokane Valley residents received $242,722,200 in social security payments in the past year.

Spokane

$2,265.18

Spokane ranks 199th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Spokane residents received $482,441,700 in social security payments in the past year.

Tacoma

$1,817.68

Tacoma ranks 120th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Tacoma residents received $376,768,800 in social security payments in the past year.

Vancouver

$2,185.12

Vancouver ranks 188th of 383 among cities in Washington with the lowest social security payments. Vancouver residents received $374,514,800 in social security payments in the past year.

Research & Reports

Social Security Statistics

How does Washington 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 Washington

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

Washington Food Stamp Statistics

Washington Poverty Statistics

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

Washington Poverty Statistics

Benefits in Washington

2018 Washington 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 Washington 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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