Burke County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

Popularity:#24 of 99 Food Stamp Offices in North Carolina#385 in Food Stamp Offices

Burke County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Burke County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at East Parker Road, Morganton NC.


Name
Burke County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office
Address
700 East Parker Road
Morganton, North Carolina, 28655
Phone
828-764-9600

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About the Burke County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

The Burke County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, located in Morganton, NC, administers the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for Morganton 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 Morganton 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:
  • Morganton 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

Burke County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Burke 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.

Burke County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Burke CountyNorth Carolina
Households (Total)34,5683,874,346
Receiving Food Stamps5,911 (17.1%)532,402 (13.7%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps28,657 (82.9%)3,341,944 (86.3%)
Burke County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Burke CountyNorth Carolina
Households Below Poverty Line6,277 (18.2%)583,436 (15.1%)
Receiving Food Stamps3,282 (55.5%)272,698 (51.2%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps2,995 (10.5%)310,738 (9.3%)
Burke County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Burke CountyNorth Carolina
Households At or Above Poverty Line28,291 (81.8%)3,290,910 (84.9%)
Receiving Food Stamps2,629 (44.5%)259,704 (48.8%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps25,662 (89.5%)3,031,206 (90.7%)