Food Stamp Offices in Kern County, California

There are 8 Food Stamp Offices in Kern County, California, serving a population of 878,744 people in an area of 8,130 square miles. There is 1 Food Stamp Office per 109,843 people, and 1 Food Stamp Office per 1,016 square miles.

In California, Kern County is ranked 27th of 58 counties in Food Stamp Offices per capita, and 32nd of 58 counties in Food Stamp Offices per square mile.

List of Kern County Food Stamp Offices

Find Kern County, California food stamp offices, SNAP, and MyBenefits.

About Kern County Food Stamp Offices

The Kern County Food Stamp Office refers to the California State agency that administers the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in Kern County, CA. Commonly referred to as "Food Stamps," SNAP benefits are a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Kern County through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). SNAP Offices provide benefits intended to reduce food insecurity and poverty by supplementing the food purchasing power of low-income households.

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

Kern County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Kern 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, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Kern County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Kern CountyCalifornia
Households (Total)267,91312,965,435
Receiving Food Stamps45,497 (17.0%)1,184,714 (9.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps222,416 (83.0%)11,780,721 (90.9%)
Kern County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Kern CountyCalifornia
Households Below Poverty Line52,221 (19.5%)1,706,075 (13.2%)
Receiving Food Stamps23,378 (51.4%)525,662 (44.4%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps28,843 (13.0%)1,180,413 (10.0%)
Kern County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Kern CountyCalifornia
Households At or Above Poverty Line215,692 (80.5%)11,259,360 (86.8%)
Receiving Food Stamps22,119 (48.6%)659,052 (55.6%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps193,573 (87.0%)10,600,308 (90.0%)