Bridgeport Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office in Bridgeport, Connecticut

Popularity:#2 of 3 Food Stamp Offices in Fairfield County#7 of 12 Food Stamp Offices in Connecticut#2,566 in Food Stamp Offices

Bridgeport Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Contact Information

View Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Bridgeport Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at Housatonic Avenue, Bridgeport CT.


Name
Bridgeport Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office
Address
925 Housatonic Avenue
Bridgeport, Connecticut, 06606
Phone
203-551-2700
Hours
Monday: 8:00am - 4:30pm; Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm; Tuesday: 8:00am - 4:30pm; Saturday: Closed; Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:30pm; Sunday: Closed; Thursday: 8:00am - 4:30pm

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Food Stamp Offices Nearby

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About the Bridgeport Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

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:
  • Bridgeport 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

Bridgeport Food Stamp Program Statistics

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.

Bridgeport Household Food Stamps Coverage
 BridgeportFairfield County
Households (Total)50,341337,678
Receiving Food Stamps14,089 (28.0%)30,680 (9.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps36,252 (72.0%)306,998 (90.9%)
Bridgeport Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 BridgeportFairfield County
Households Below Poverty Line10,450 (20.8%)29,701 (8.8%)
Receiving Food Stamps6,620 (47.0%)12,549 (40.9%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps3,830 (10.6%)17,152 (5.6%)
Bridgeport Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 BridgeportFairfield County
Households At or Above Poverty Line39,891 (79.2%)307,977 (91.2%)
Receiving Food Stamps7,469 (53.0%)18,131 (59.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps32,422 (89.4%)289,846 (94.4%)