Wilkes County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

Popularity:#20 of 99 Food Stamp Offices in North Carolina#352 in Food Stamp Offices

Wilkes County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Wilkes County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office, a Food Stamp Office, at College Street, Wilkesboro NC.


Name
Wilkes County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office
Address
304 College Street
Wilkesboro, North Carolina, 28697
Phone
336-651-7400

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About the Wilkes County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office

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

Wilkes County Food Stamp Program Statistics

Find Wilkes 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Wilkes County Household Food Stamps Coverage
 Wilkes CountyNorth Carolina
Households (Total)27,7653,874,346
Receiving Food Stamps4,896 (17.6%)532,402 (13.7%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps22,869 (82.4%)3,341,944 (86.3%)
Wilkes County Households Below Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Wilkes CountyNorth Carolina
Households Below Poverty Line5,367 (19.3%)583,436 (15.1%)
Receiving Food Stamps2,794 (57.1%)272,698 (51.2%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps2,573 (11.3%)310,738 (9.3%)
Wilkes County Households At or Above Poverty Line Food Stamp Coverage
 Wilkes CountyNorth Carolina
Households At or Above Poverty Line22,398 (80.7%)3,290,910 (84.9%)
Receiving Food Stamps2,102 (42.9%)259,704 (48.8%)
Not Receiving Food Stamps20,296 (88.7%)3,031,206 (90.7%)