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View Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Bridgeport Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at Housatonic Avenue, Bridgeport CT.
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The Bridgeport Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, located in Bridgeport, CT, administers the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for Bridgeport 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 Bridgeport 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:
Find Bridgeport 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.
|Receiving Food Stamps||14,089 (28.0%)||30,680 (9.1%)|
|Not Receiving Food Stamps||36,252 (72.0%)||306,998 (90.9%)|
|Households Below Poverty Line||10,450 (20.8%)||29,701 (8.8%)|
|Receiving Food Stamps||6,620 (47.0%)||12,549 (40.9%)|
|Not Receiving Food Stamps||3,830 (10.6%)||17,152 (5.6%)|
|Households At or Above Poverty Line||39,891 (79.2%)||307,977 (91.2%)|
|Receiving Food Stamps||7,469 (53.0%)||18,131 (59.1%)|
|Not Receiving Food Stamps||32,422 (89.4%)||289,846 (94.4%)|