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Public Assistance

Public assistance data from the ACS.

Overview

These tables address the topic of public assistance.

The ACS tables beginning with 22 are about public assistance. In the listing below, table names have been simplified in some cases. References to children and grandchildren almost always mean under 18 years old. Income is for the last 12 months, adjusted for inflation to the value of dollars in the last year of the survey period. References to poverty status/level, receipt of food stamps/SNAP, and work status are all for the last 12 months.

Code Title
B22001 Receipt of Food Stamps/SNAP by Presence of People 60 Years and Over for Households
B22002 Receipt of Food Stamps/SNAP by Presence of Children by Household Type for Households
B22003 Receipt of Food Stamps/SNAP by Poverty Status for Households
B22005 Receipt of Food Stamps/SNAP by Race of Householder
B22007 Receipt of Food Stamps/SNAP by Family Type by Number of Workers in Family
B22008 Median Household Income by Receipt of Food Stamps/SNAP
B22010 Receipt of Food Stamps/SNAP by Disability Status for Households
Table also available in "collapsed" version: change "B" to "C" for table code.
Also available in racial iterations.

Other ACS tables that relate to public assistance

Code Title
B09010 Receipt of Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Cash Public Assistance Income, or Food Stamps/SNAP by Household Type for Children in Households
B13015 Women 15 to 50 Years Who Had a Birth in the Past 12 Months by Marital Status and Receipt of Public Assistance Income
B17015 Poverty Status of Families by Family Type by Social Security Income by Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Cash Public Assistance Income
B19057 Public Assistance Income for Households
B19058 Public Assistance Income or Food Stamps/SNAP for Households
B19067 Aggregate Public Assistance Income for Households
Table also available in "collapsed" version: change "B" to "C" for table code.