Traverse County Social Services Department Food Stamp Office

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Traverse County Social Services Department Food Stamp Office Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Traverse County Social Services Department Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at 8th Street North, Wheaton MN.

Name
Traverse County Social Services Department Food Stamp Office
Address
202 8th Street North
Wheaton, Minnesota, 56296
Phone
320-563-8255

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About the Traverse County Social Services Department Food Stamp Office

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

Traverse County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Traverse 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.

Traverse County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Traverse CountyMinnesota
Households (Total)1,5842,167,801
Receiving Food Stamps163 (10.3%)178,604 (8.2%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps1,421 (89.7%)1,989,197 (91.8%)
Traverse County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Traverse CountyMinnesota
Households Below Poverty Line203 (12.8%)213,855 (9.9%)
Receiving Food Stamps91 (55.8%)85,824 (48.1%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps112 (7.9%)128,031 (6.4%)
Traverse County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Traverse CountyMinnesota
Households At or Above Poverty Line1,381 (87.2%)1,953,946 (90.1%)
Receiving Food Stamps72 (44.2%)92,780 (51.9%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps1,309 (92.1%)1,861,166 (93.6%)