Food Stamp Offices in Fairfield County, Connecticut

There are 3 Food Stamp Offices in Fairfield County, Connecticut, serving a population of 947,328 people in an area of 625 square miles. There is 1 Food Stamp Office per 315,776 people, and 1 Food Stamp Office per 208 square miles.

In Connecticut, Fairfield County is ranked 6th of 8 counties in Food Stamp Offices per capita, and 1st of 8 counties in Food Stamp Offices per square mile.

List of Fairfield County Food Stamp Offices

Find Fairfield County, Connecticut food stamp offices, SNAP, and MyBenefits.


About Fairfield County Food Stamp Offices

The Fairfield County Food Stamp Office refers to the Connecticut State agency that administers the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in Fairfield County, CT. Commonly referred to as "Food Stamps," SNAP benefits are a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Fairfield 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:
  • Fairfield 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

Fairfield County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Fairfield 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.

Fairfield County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Fairfield CountyConnecticut
Households (Total)337,6781,361,755
Receiving Food Stamps30,680 (9.1%)169,048 (12.4%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps306,998 (90.9%)1,192,707 (87.6%)
Fairfield County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Fairfield CountyConnecticut
Households Below Poverty Line29,701 (8.8%)136,168 (10.0%)
Receiving Food Stamps12,549 (40.9%)69,446 (41.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps17,152 (5.6%)66,722 (5.6%)
Fairfield County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Fairfield CountyConnecticut
Households At or Above Poverty Line307,977 (91.2%)1,225,587 (90.0%)
Receiving Food Stamps18,131 (59.1%)99,602 (58.9%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps289,846 (94.4%)1,125,985 (94.4%)