Food Stamp Offices in New Haven County, Connecticut

There are 2 Food Stamp Offices in New Haven County, Connecticut, serving a population of 862,127 people in an area of 605 square miles. There is 1 Food Stamp Office per 431,063 people, and 1 Food Stamp Office per 302 square miles.

In Connecticut, New Haven County is ranked 7th of 8 counties in Food Stamp Offices per capita, and 3rd of 8 counties in Food Stamp Offices per square mile.

List of New Haven County Food Stamp Offices

Find New Haven County, Connecticut food stamp offices, SNAP, and MyBenefits.


About New Haven County Food Stamp Offices

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

New Haven County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find New Haven 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.

New Haven County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 New Haven CountyConnecticut
Households (Total)327,4021,361,755
Receiving Food Stamps49,575 (15.1%)169,048 (12.4%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps277,827 (84.9%)1,192,707 (87.6%)
New Haven County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 New Haven CountyConnecticut
Households Below Poverty Line38,751 (11.8%)136,168 (10.0%)
Receiving Food Stamps19,939 (40.2%)69,446 (41.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps18,812 (6.8%)66,722 (5.6%)
New Haven County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 New Haven CountyConnecticut
Households At or Above Poverty Line288,651 (88.2%)1,225,587 (90.0%)
Receiving Food Stamps29,636 (59.8%)99,602 (58.9%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps259,015 (93.2%)1,125,985 (94.4%)