Food Stamp Offices in Hidalgo County, Texas

There are 8 Food Stamp Offices in Hidalgo County, Texas, serving a population of 839,539 people in an area of 1,571 square miles. There is 1 Food Stamp Office per 104,942 people, and 1 Food Stamp Office per 196 square miles.

In Texas, Hidalgo County is ranked 135th of 254 counties in Food Stamp Offices per capita, and 6th of 254 counties in Food Stamp Offices per square mile.

List of Hidalgo County Food Stamp Offices

Find Hidalgo County, Texas food stamp offices, SNAP, and MyBenefits.

Alamo Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office 135 East Business Highway 83 Alamo, TX

Edinburg Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office 2520 North Closner Boulevard Edinburg, TX

Elsa Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Farm to Market 88 Elsa, TX

Mcallen Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office 4501 West Business Highway 83 McAllen, TX

Mercedes Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office 202 West 2nd Street Mercedes, TX

Mission Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office 4015 North Conway Avenue Palmhurst, TX

Pharr Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office 1503 West Polk Avenue Pharr, TX

Weslaco Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office 1110 South Airport Drive Weslaco, TX

About Hidalgo County Food Stamp Offices

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

Hidalgo County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Hidalgo 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.

Hidalgo County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Hidalgo CountyTexas
Households (Total)234,8799,553,046
Receiving Food Stamps70,374 (30.0%)1,167,725 (12.2%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps164,505 (70.0%)8,385,321 (87.8%)
Hidalgo County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Hidalgo CountyTexas
Households Below Poverty Line68,234 (29.1%)1,362,378 (14.3%)
Receiving Food Stamps43,146 (61.3%)567,957 (48.6%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps25,088 (15.3%)794,421 (9.5%)
Hidalgo County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Hidalgo CountyTexas
Households At or Above Poverty Line166,645 (70.9%)8,190,668 (85.7%)
Receiving Food Stamps27,228 (38.7%)599,768 (51.4%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps139,417 (84.7%)7,590,900 (90.5%)