Emporia Service Center Food Stamp Office in Emporia, Kansas

Popularity:#12 of 38 Food Stamp Offices in Kansas#875 in Food Stamp Offices

Emporia Service Center Food Stamp Office Details

View Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Emporia Service Center Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at Wheeler Street, Emporia KS.

Name
Emporia Service Center Food Stamp Office
Address
1701 Wheeler Street
Emporia, Kansas, 66801
Phone
620-342-2505
Hours
Monday: 8:00am - 5:00pm; Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm; Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm; Saturday: Closed; Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm; Sunday: Closed; Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

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About the Emporia Service Center Food Stamp Office

The Emporia Service Center Food Stamp Office, located in Emporia, KS, administers the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for Emporia 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 Emporia 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:
  • Emporia 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

Emporia Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Emporia 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.

Emporia Household Food Stamps Coverage
 EmporiaLyon County
Households (Total)9,98613,552
Receiving Food Stamps1,196 (12.0%)1,424 (10.5%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps8,790 (88.0%)12,128 (89.5%)
Emporia Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 EmporiaLyon County
Households Below Poverty Line2,285 (22.9%)2,572 (19.0%)
Receiving Food Stamps628 (52.5%)767 (53.9%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps1,657 (18.9%)1,805 (14.9%)
Emporia Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 EmporiaLyon County
Households At or Above Poverty Line7,701 (77.1%)10,980 (81.0%)
Receiving Food Stamps568 (47.5%)657 (46.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps7,133 (81.1%)10,323 (85.1%)