SNAP/Food Stamp Participation in California

of the 58 Counties in California The County with the highest percentage of residents receiving SNAP/Food Stamps is Tulare County with 28.3%. The County with the lowest percentage of residents receiving SNAP/Food Stamps is San Mateo County with 4.3%. The data is provided by the US Department of Agriculture (July 2023).

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Map of California SNAP/Food Stamp Participation Rate by County

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List of Counties in California with SNAP/Food Stamp Participation Rate (July 2023)

Map KeyNameTotal SNAP/Food Stamp RecipientsPercentage of Residents Receiving SNAP/Food Stamps
Alameda County158,44410.5%
Alpine County17814.9%
Amador County4,22111.2%
Butte County39,48017.9%
Calaveras County6,08113.4%
Colusa County2,79713.1%
Contra Costa County95,6039.1%
Del Norte County6,36022.3%
El Dorado County13,9487.7%
Fresno County235,03425.3%
Glenn County4,24915.1%
Humboldt County28,46321.2%
Imperial County47,99727.7%
Inyo County2,11411.4%
Kern County194,68723.2%
Kings County29,19719.2%
Lake County16,44425.6%
Lassen County4,18312.1%
Los Angeles County1,563,94315.9%
Madera County34,11022.6%
Marin County14,4525.7%
Mariposa County3,05416.8%
Mendocino County16,48918.8%
Merced County62,99624.6%
Modoc County1,94720.4%
Mono County6914.9%
Monterey County52,34212.6%
Napa County9,1616.7%
Nevada County11,04511.2%
Orange County290,5009.6%
Placer County22,9826.6%
Plumas County2,30611.6%
Riverside County319,84514.6%
Sacramento County247,17917.4%
San Benito County6,68112.0%
San Bernardino County369,13618.1%
San Diego County343,37911.1%
San Francisco County101,01412.5%
San Joaquin County118,36717.2%
San Luis Obispo County23,6238.8%
San Mateo County31,3604.3%
Santa Barbara County52,11412.3%
Santa Clara County121,0276.8%
Santa Cruz County28,96211.0%
Shasta County29,64916.7%
Sierra County34110.8%
Siskiyou County9,06020.3%
Solano County49,47411.9%
Sonoma County37,0547.7%
Stanislaus County89,07417.3%
Sutter County13,63814.4%
Tehama County12,02119.0%
Trinity County2,95221.6%
Tulare County124,88728.3%
Tuolumne County6,42111.6%
Ventura County74,7699.1%
Yolo County24,02512.0%
Yuba County18,53125.6%