Niagara County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

Popularity:#21 of 66 Food Stamp Offices in New York#493 in Food Stamp Offices

Niagara County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Niagara County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at East Avenue, Lockport NY.

Name
Niagara County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office
Address
20 East Avenue
Lockport, New York, 14094
Phone
716-439-7600

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About the Niagara County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

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

Niagara County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Niagara 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.

Niagara County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Niagara CountyNew York
Households (Total)88,2117,316,537
Receiving Food Stamps10,936 (12.4%)1,094,793 (15.0%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps77,275 (87.6%)6,221,744 (85.0%)
Niagara County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Niagara CountyNew York
Households Below Poverty Line11,933 (13.5%)1,044,943 (14.3%)
Receiving Food Stamps5,510 (50.4%)542,428 (49.5%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps6,423 (8.3%)502,515 (8.1%)
Niagara County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Niagara CountyNew York
Households At or Above Poverty Line76,278 (86.5%)6,271,594 (85.7%)
Receiving Food Stamps5,426 (49.6%)552,365 (50.5%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps70,852 (91.7%)5,719,229 (91.9%)