Douglas County Social Services Food Stamp Office

Popularity:#42 of 90 Food Stamp Offices in Minnesota#2,245 in Food Stamp Offices

Douglas County Social Services Food Stamp Office Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Douglas County Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at Elm Street, Alexandria MN.

Name
Douglas County Social Services Food Stamp Office
Address
809 Elm Street, 1186
Alexandria, Minnesota, 56308
Phone
320-762-2302

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About the Douglas County Social Services Food Stamp Office

The Douglas County Social Services Food Stamp Office, located in Alexandria, MN, administers the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for Alexandria 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 Alexandria 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:
  • Alexandria 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

Douglas County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Douglas 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.

Douglas County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Douglas CountyMinnesota
Households (Total)16,3952,167,801
Receiving Food Stamps917 (5.6%)178,604 (8.2%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps15,478 (94.4%)1,989,197 (91.8%)
Douglas County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Douglas CountyMinnesota
Households Below Poverty Line1,362 (8.3%)213,855 (9.9%)
Receiving Food Stamps327 (35.7%)85,824 (48.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps1,035 (6.7%)128,031 (6.4%)
Douglas County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Douglas CountyMinnesota
Households At or Above Poverty Line15,033 (91.7%)1,953,946 (90.1%)
Receiving Food Stamps590 (64.3%)92,780 (51.9%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps14,443 (93.3%)1,861,166 (93.6%)