Ashe County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

Popularity:#54 of 99 Food Stamp Offices in North Carolina#931 in Food Stamp Offices

Ashe County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Ashe County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at Government Circle, Jefferson NC.


Name
Ashe County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office
Address
150 Government Circle, 1400
Jefferson, North Carolina, 28640
Phone
336-846-5719

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About the Ashe County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

The Ashe County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, located in Jefferson, NC, administers the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for Jefferson residents. Often called "food stamps," SNAP benefits provide nutrition assistance for income-eligible households. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) oversees the SNAP program, and SNAP Offices distribute benefits to Jefferson residents. The program reduces food insecurity and poverty by providing supplemental nutrition assistance for low-income households.

You may contact Food Stamp Offices for questions about:
  • Jefferson food stamp eligibility
  • Applying for food stamps and SNAP food benefit
  • Calculating SNAP benefits
  • Finding stores that accept SNAP, EBT cards, and food stamps
  • EBT cards and account balances
  • Problems with SNAP benefits

Ashe County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Ashe County Household Food Stamps Coverage, Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage, and Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Ashe County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Ashe CountyNorth Carolina
Households (Total)11,9953,874,346
Receiving Food Stamps1,833 (15.3%)532,402 (13.7%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps10,162 (84.7%)3,341,944 (86.3%)
Ashe County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Ashe CountyNorth Carolina
Households Below Poverty Line2,394 (20.0%)583,436 (15.1%)
Receiving Food Stamps1,109 (60.5%)272,698 (51.2%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps1,285 (12.6%)310,738 (9.3%)
Ashe County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Ashe CountyNorth Carolina
Households At or Above Poverty Line9,601 (80.0%)3,290,910 (84.9%)
Receiving Food Stamps724 (39.5%)259,704 (48.8%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps8,877 (87.4%)3,031,206 (90.7%)