Special Report

Cities Where the Most Families Need Food Stamps

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15. Immokalee, Florida
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 36.2%
> Poverty rate: 31.7% — 32nd highest of 1,703 cities
> Median household income: $33,249 — 24th lowest of 1,703 cities
> Unemployment rate: 8.1% — 178th highest of 1,703 cities

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14. Detroit, Michigan
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 36.4%
> Poverty rate: 33.2% — 23rd highest of 1,703 cities
> Median household income: $32,498 — 18th lowest of 1,703 cities
> Unemployment rate: 14.9% — 5th highest of 1,703 cities

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13. West Little River, Florida
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 37.1%
> Poverty rate: 20.3% — 280th highest of 1,703 cities
> Median household income: $40,955 — 120th lowest of 1,703 cities
> Unemployment rate: 6.9% — 371st highest of 1,703 cities

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12. Passaic, New Jersey
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 37.7%
> Poverty rate: 27.1% — 81st highest of 1,703 cities
> Median household income: $44,779 — 218th lowest of 1,703 cities
> Unemployment rate: 10.1% — 64th highest of 1,703 cities

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11. Hartford, Connecticut
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 38.2%
> Poverty rate: 28.0% — 64th highest of 1,703 cities
> Median household income: $36,154 — 49th lowest of 1,703 cities
> Unemployment rate: 11.3% — 34th highest of 1,703 cities

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