Food Stamps in Delaware (State)

Income On and Off Food Stamps#1

Median income among households that do and do not receive food stamps.
Scope: households in the United States and Delaware
Delaware
United States
$0k $20k $40k $60k Count All On Food Stamps Not On Food Stamps $59,878.000000 $53,046.000000 $59,878.000000 $59.9k 335,707 336k $25,176.000000 $18,958.000000 $25,176.000000 $25.2k 40,590 40.6k $65,143.000000 $59,223.000000 $65,143.000000 $65.1k 295,117 295k

Characteristics of Households Receiving Food Stamps#2

Households with given characteristics as a percentage of all households that receive food stamps.
Scope: households in the United States and Delaware
Delaware
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% % Children Single Mom Married Disability 1 Over 60 1 Poverty 2 57.979798% 55.480333% 57.979798% 58.0% 21.915% 21.9% 34.141414% 30.010886% 34.141414% 34.1% 45.167% 45.2% 16.770140% 19.123383% 16.770140% 16.8% 10.329% 10.3% 40.719389% 44.003465% 40.719389% 40.7% 19.878% 19.9% 26.651885% 25.964742% 26.651885% 26.7% 8.502% 8.50% 39.374230% 52.292527% 39.374230% 39.4% 45.211% 45.2%

Characteristics of Households Not Receiving Food Stamps#3

Households with given characteristics as a percentage of all households that do not receive food stamps.
Scope: households in the United States and Delaware
Delaware
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% % Children Single Mom Married Disability 1 Over 60 1 Poverty 2 28.413138% 29.746355% 28.413138% 28.4% 78.085% 78.1% 5.700790% 5.583296% 5.700790% 5.7% 54.833% 54.8% 20.024939% 21.673616% 20.024939% 20.0% 89.671% 89.7% 22.574437% 21.892097% 22.574437% 22.6% 80.122% 80.1% 39.447744% 36.112181% 39.447744% 39.4% 91.498% 91.5% 6.562821% 8.805676% 6.562821% 6.6% 54.789% 54.8%

On Food Stamps by Race#4

Percentage of given ethno-racial group on food stamps.
Scope: households in the United States and Delaware
Delaware
United States
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% Count % Mixed 1 Other 1 Black 1 Hispanic 2 All Races White 3 Asian 1 28.459870% 19.715431% 28.459870% 28.5% 1,312 235.382546% 235% 27.643919% 23.171446% 27.643919% 27.6% 1,916 228.634072% 229% 25.058994% 27.142950% 25.058994% 25.1% 16,460 16.5k 207.254979% 207% 24.539291% 20.135492% 24.539291% 24.5% 2,823 202.956680% 203% 12.090901% 12.403169% 12.090901% 12.1% 40,590 40.6k 100.000000% 100% 7.426191% 8.507383% 7.426191% 7.4% 17,630 17.6k 61.419667% 61% 4.689785% 6.995070% 4.689785% 4.7% 449 38.787721% 39%

Map of Food Stamps by County in Delaware

Food Stamps Food Stamps by County#5

Percentage of households (%):
10.7%11.6%12.5%13.3%14.2%15.1%
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Map of Food Stamps by County Subdivision in Delaware

Food Stamps Food Stamps by County Subdivision#6

Percentage of households (%):
1.1%6.1%11.1%16.1%21.1%26.1%
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Food Stamps by Place in Delaware

There are 77 places in Delaware. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Delaware, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Delaware. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 1,197.

Most Food Stamps by Place#7

Food Stamp recipients as a percentage of all households.
Scope: population of Delaware, selected places in Delaware, and entities that contain Delaware
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% Count # Woodside East Laurel Seaford Frederica Blades Harrington Wilmington Dagsboro Bridgeville Georgetown Delmar Selbyville Millsboro Elsmere Milford Milton Rising Sun-Lebanon Kent Acres Felton Dover Wyoming Delaware City Smyrna South Rodney Village Rodney Vlg Bear South Atlantic United States of America United States Delaware Claymont Clayton New Castle Wilmington Manor Wilmington Mnr Cheswold Highland Acres Brookside Townsend Dover Base Housing Middletown Camden Newark Long Neck Edgemoor Lewes St. Georges Pike Creek Valley Pike Crk Vly Riverview Glasgow Bellefonte Hockessin Pike Creek Ocean View North Star Greenville 46.123522% 46.123522% 46.1% 351 1 37.539936% 37.539936% 37.5% 470 2 30.894309% 30.894309% 30.9% 836 3 27.683616% 27.683616% 27.7% 98 4 26.218097% 26.218097% 26.2% 113 5 26.090116% 26.090116% 26.1% 359 6 26.037749% 26.037749% 26.0% 7,408 7 25.797872% 25.797872% 25.8% 97 8 25.216450% 25.216450% 25.2% 233 9 24.000000% 24.000000% 24.0% 414 10 23.992674% 23.992674% 24.0% 131 11 23.372093% 23.372093% 23.4% 201 12 21.918640% 21.918640% 21.9% 361 13 20.671609% 20.671609% 20.7% 474 14 20.111732% 20.111732% 20.1% 792 15 19.962687% 19.962687% 20.0% 214 16 19.810576% 19.810576% 19.8% 251 17 18.723404% 18.723404% 18.7% 132 18 18.490566% 18.490566% 18.5% 98 19 18.367831% 18.367831% 18.4% 2,325 20 16.911765% 16.911765% 16.9% 92 21 14.919355% 14.919355% 14.9% 111 22 14.673775% 14.673775% 14.7% 578 23 13.719117% 13.719117% 13.7% 5,892,044 5.89M 13.703704% 13.703704% 13.7% 74 24 13.047391% 13.047391% 13.0% 870 25 12.786042% 12.786042% 12.8% 2,900,209 2.90M 12.403169% 12.403169% 12.4% 14,339,330 14.3M 12.090901% 12.090901% 12.1% 40,590 40.6k 12.052302% 12.052302% 12.1% 424 26 12.022472% 12.022472% 12.0% 107 27 11.948854% 11.948854% 11.9% 271 28 11.080042% 11.080042% 11.1% 317 29 11.007026% 11.007026% 11.0% 47 30 10.430343% 10.430343% 10.4% 143 31 9.833900% 9.833900% 9.8% 521 32 9.515860% 9.515860% 9.5% 57 33 8.579882% 8.579882% 8.6% 87 34 7.914354% 7.914354% 7.9% 499 35 6.502058% 6.502058% 6.5% 79 36 6.326034% 6.326034% 6.3% 624 37 5.592105% 5.592105% 5.6% 51 38 5.408560% 5.408560% 5.4% 139 39 5.091488% 5.091488% 5.1% 64 40 4.502370% 4.502370% 4.5% 19 41 4.451158% 4.451158% 4.5% 221 42 4.318182% 4.318182% 4.3% 38 43 3.295455% 3.295455% 3.3% 174 44 2.260870% 2.260870% 2.3% 13 45 1.461988% 1.461988% 1.5% 70 46 1.096067% 1.096067% 1.1% 34 47 0.877193% 0.877193% 0.9% 8 48 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 49 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 50

Food Stamps by Metro Area in Delaware

There are 3 metro areas that are fully or partially contained within Delaware (1 fully and 2 partially). This section compares all 3 of those to each other, Delaware, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Delaware.

Most Food Stamps by Metro Area#8

Food Stamp recipients as a percentage of all households.
Scope: population of Delaware, selected metro areas in Delaware, and entities that contain Delaware
0% 5% 10% 15% Count # Dover Metro Area Dover Area South Salisbury Metro Area Salisbury South Atlantic United States of America United States Delaware Philadelphia, Camden, and Wilmington Metro Area Philadelphia 15.005810% 15.005810% 15.0% 8,782 1 13.719117% 13.719117% 13.7% 5,892,044 5.89M 13.510769% 13.510769% 13.5% 19,158 19.2k 2 12.786042% 12.786042% 12.8% 2,900,209 2.90M 12.403169% 12.403169% 12.4% 14,339,330 14.3M 12.090901% 12.090901% 12.1% 40,590 40.6k 11.248249% 11.248249% 11.2% 250,457 250k 3

Food Stamps by County in Delaware

There are 3 counties in Delaware. This section compares all 3 of those to each other, Delaware, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Delaware.

Most Food Stamps by County#9

Food Stamp recipients as a percentage of all households.
Scope: population of Delaware, selected counties in Delaware, and entities that contain Delaware
0% 5% 10% 15% Count # Kent County Kent South Sussex County Sussex South Atlantic United States of America United States Delaware New Castle County New Castle 15.005810% 15.005810% 15.0% 8,782 1 13.719117% 13.719117% 13.7% 5,892,044 5.89M 13.260688% 13.260688% 13.3% 10,137 10.1k 2 12.786042% 12.786042% 12.8% 2,900,209 2.90M 12.403169% 12.403169% 12.4% 14,339,330 14.3M 12.090901% 12.090901% 12.1% 40,590 40.6k 10.795610% 10.795610% 10.8% 21,671 21.7k 3

Food Stamps by County Subdivision in Delaware

There are 27 county subdivisions in Delaware. This section compares all 27 of those to each other, Delaware, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Delaware.

Most Food Stamps by County Subdivision#10

Food Stamp recipients as a percentage of all households.
Scope: population of Delaware, selected county subdivisions in Delaware, and entities that contain Delaware
0% 10% 20% Count # Wilmington Milford North Seaford Central Kent Laurel-Delmar Millsboro Lower Christiana Georgetown Bridgeville-Greenwood Bridgeville-Greenw… Harrington Felton New Castle Dover Milford South South South Atlantic United States of America United States Delaware Kenton Milton Smyrna Newark Upper Christiana Red Lion Selbyville-Frankford Lewes Brandywine Pike Creek-Central Kirkwood Pike Crk-Cntrl Kirk… Middletown-Odessa Glasgow Piedmont 26.037749% 26.037749% 26.0% 7,408 1 21.829622% 21.829622% 21.8% 902 2 20.002273% 20.002273% 20.0% 1,760 3 17.872770% 17.872770% 17.9% 1,593 4 17.141104% 17.141104% 17.1% 1,397 5 17.103931% 17.103931% 17.1% 1,858 6 16.766939% 16.766939% 16.8% 2,341 7 16.510976% 16.510976% 16.5% 707 8 16.289157% 16.289157% 16.3% 676 9 16.115261% 16.115261% 16.1% 755 10 15.977230% 15.977230% 16.0% 421 11 15.301278% 15.301278% 15.3% 4,802 12 14.704050% 14.704050% 14.7% 4,012 13 14.109642% 14.109642% 14.1% 1,099 14 13.719117% 13.719117% 13.7% 5,892,044 5.89M 12.786042% 12.786042% 12.8% 2,900,209 2.90M 12.403169% 12.403169% 12.4% 14,339,330 14.3M 12.090901% 12.090901% 12.1% 40,590 40.6k 11.527010% 11.527010% 11.5% 271 15 10.788599% 10.788599% 10.8% 617 16 9.714889% 9.714889% 9.7% 828 17 8.151947% 8.151947% 8.2% 1,955 18 8.005223% 8.005223% 8.0% 797 19 7.953064% 7.953064% 8.0% 244 20 7.766847% 7.766847% 7.8% 1,050 21 7.386321% 7.386321% 7.4% 973 22 5.421953% 5.421953% 5.4% 1,718 23 5.266929% 5.266929% 5.3% 882 24 5.114425% 5.114425% 5.1% 847 25 3.890510% 3.890510% 3.9% 560 26 1.109005% 1.109005% 1.1% 117 27

Food Stamps by State in the United States

There are 50 states in the United States. This section compares Delaware to all of the states in the United States and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Delaware.

Most Food Stamps by State#11

Food Stamp recipients as a percentage of all households.
Scope: population of Delaware, selected other states in the United States, and entities that contain Delaware
0% 5% 10% 15% Count # Oregon Mississippi Tennessee Kentucky Michigan Maine Louisiana West Virginia Alabama South Carolina S Carolina Arkansas New York Ohio Georgia New Mexico Rhode Island North Carolina N Carolina South Oklahoma Washington Missouri Vermont Florida Texas Arizona South Atlantic United States of America United States Idaho Indiana Delaware Illinois Pennsylvania Wisconsin Massachusetts Iowa South Dakota Connecticut Alaska Nevada Montana Hawaii Maryland Kansas Virginia Utah Nebraska Minnesota California Colorado New Hampshire North Dakota New Jersey Wyoming 18.179097% 18.179097% 18.2% 275,678 276k 1 17.385322% 17.385322% 17.4% 189,165 189k 2 16.901779% 16.901779% 16.9% 418,352 418k 3 16.753550% 16.753550% 16.8% 283,972 284k 4 16.712169% 16.712169% 16.7% 638,953 639k 5 16.703351% 16.703351% 16.7% 92,507 92.5k 6 16.633643% 16.633643% 16.6% 284,078 284k 7 15.328909% 15.328909% 15.3% 113,647 114k 8 15.237754% 15.237754% 15.2% 280,174 280k 9 14.775894% 14.775894% 14.8% 263,048 263k 10 14.642793% 14.642793% 14.6% 165,423 165k 11 14.522548% 14.522548% 14.5% 1,050,669 1.05M 12 14.453924% 14.453924% 14.5% 658,760 659k 13 14.357791% 14.357791% 14.4% 505,121 505k 14 14.299851% 14.299851% 14.3% 108,956 109k 15 14.092641% 14.092641% 14.1% 57,788 57.8k 16 13.771876% 13.771876% 13.8% 511,703 512k 17 13.719117% 13.719117% 13.7% 5,892,044 5.89M 13.666616% 13.666616% 13.7% 197,357 197k 18 13.644382% 13.644382% 13.6% 358,728 359k 19 13.608863% 13.608863% 13.6% 321,187 321k 20 13.399402% 13.399402% 13.4% 34,437 34.4k 21 13.270899% 13.270899% 13.3% 950,061 950k 22 13.203374% 13.203374% 13.2% 1,173,314 1.17M 23 13.176874% 13.176874% 13.2% 312,330 312k 24 12.786042% 12.786042% 12.8% 2,900,209 2.90M 12.403169% 12.403169% 12.4% 14,339,330 14.3M 12.228590% 12.228590% 12.2% 70,901 70.9k 25 12.099035% 12.099035% 12.1% 300,273 300k 26 12.090901% 12.090901% 12.1% 40,590 40.6k 27 11.821030% 11.821030% 11.8% 564,185 564k 28 11.816086% 11.816086% 11.8% 585,892 586k 29 11.743008% 11.743008% 11.7% 268,719 269k 30 11.667188% 11.667188% 11.7% 295,197 295k 31 11.195413% 11.195413% 11.2% 137,317 137k 32 10.765127% 10.765127% 10.8% 34,786 34.8k 33 10.681573% 10.681573% 10.7% 144,826 145k 34 10.417270% 10.417270% 10.4% 26,241 26.2k 35 10.360695% 10.360695% 10.4% 103,505 104k 36 10.222058% 10.222058% 10.2% 41,453 41.5k 37 10.188073% 10.188073% 10.2% 45,823 45.8k 38 9.464039% 9.464039% 9.5% 203,121 203k 39 9.368989% 9.368989% 9.4% 104,037 104k 40 9.141180% 9.141180% 9.1% 276,314 276k 41 8.970308% 8.970308% 9.0% 79,546 79.5k 42 8.901923% 8.901923% 8.9% 64,609 64.6k 43 8.202656% 8.202656% 8.2% 172,849 173k 44 8.073456% 8.073456% 8.1% 1,012,610 1.01M 45 8.031539% 8.031539% 8.0% 158,831 159k 46 7.887775% 7.887775% 7.9% 40,878 40.9k 47 7.862290% 7.862290% 7.9% 22,586 22.6k 48 7.811718% 7.811718% 7.8% 248,914 249k 49 5.974978% 5.974978% 6.0% 13,315 13.3k 50

Food Stamps by State in the South

There are 17 states in the South. This section compares Delaware to all of the states in the South and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Delaware.

Most Food Stamps by State#12

Food Stamp recipients as a percentage of all households.
Scope: population of Delaware, selected other states in the South, and entities that contain Delaware
0% 5% 10% 15% Count # Mississippi Tennessee Kentucky Louisiana West Virginia Alabama South Carolina S Carolina Arkansas Georgia District of Columbia D.C. North Carolina N Carolina South Oklahoma Florida Texas South Atlantic United States of America United States Delaware Maryland Virginia 17.385322% 17.385322% 17.4% 189,165 189k 1 16.901779% 16.901779% 16.9% 418,352 418k 2 16.753550% 16.753550% 16.8% 283,972 284k 3 16.633643% 16.633643% 16.6% 284,078 284k 4 15.328909% 15.328909% 15.3% 113,647 114k 5 15.237754% 15.237754% 15.2% 280,174 280k 6 14.775894% 14.775894% 14.8% 263,048 263k 7 14.642793% 14.642793% 14.6% 165,423 165k 8 14.357791% 14.357791% 14.4% 505,121 505k 9 13.883610% 13.883610% 13.9% 36,604 36.6k 10 13.771876% 13.771876% 13.8% 511,703 512k 11 13.719117% 13.719117% 13.7% 5,892,044 5.89M 13.666616% 13.666616% 13.7% 197,357 197k 12 13.270899% 13.270899% 13.3% 950,061 950k 13 13.203374% 13.203374% 13.2% 1,173,314 1.17M 14 12.786042% 12.786042% 12.8% 2,900,209 2.90M 12.403169% 12.403169% 12.4% 14,339,330 14.3M 12.090901% 12.090901% 12.1% 40,590 40.6k 15 9.464039% 9.464039% 9.5% 203,121 203k 16 9.141180% 9.141180% 9.1% 276,314 276k 17

Definitions

  • Food Stamps: formally called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, a program to provide monetary assistance to low income households for the purpose of purchasing food

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