Columbus County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

Popularity:#42 of 99 Food Stamp Offices in North Carolina#604 in Food Stamp Offices

Columbus County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Columbus County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at Government Complex Road, Whiteville NC.

Name
Columbus County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office
Address
40 Government Complex Road
Whiteville, North Carolina, 28472
Phone
910-642-2800

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Food Stamp Offices Nearby

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About the Columbus County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

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

Columbus County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Columbus 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.

Columbus County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Columbus CountyNorth Carolina
Households (Total)22,3063,918,597
Receiving Food Stamps5,285 (23.7%)515,577 (13.2%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps17,021 (76.3%)3,403,020 (86.8%)
Columbus County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Columbus CountyNorth Carolina
Households Below Poverty Line5,135 (23.0%)567,263 (14.5%)
Receiving Food Stamps2,902 (54.9%)258,264 (50.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps2,233 (13.1%)308,999 (9.1%)
Columbus County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Columbus CountyNorth Carolina
Households At or Above Poverty Line17,171 (77.0%)3,351,334 (85.5%)
Receiving Food Stamps2,383 (45.1%)257,313 (49.9%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps14,788 (86.9%)3,094,021 (90.9%)