SNAP/Food Stamp Participation in North Carolina

of the 100 Counties in North Carolina The County with the highest percentage of residents receiving SNAP/Food Stamps is Martin County with 35.7%. The County with the lowest percentage of residents receiving SNAP/Food Stamps is Watauga County with 5.4%. The data is provided by the US Department of Agriculture (July 2023).

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Map of North Carolina SNAP/Food Stamp Participation Rate by County

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

Map KeyNameTotal SNAP/Food Stamp RecipientsPercentage of Residents Receiving SNAP/Food Stamps
Alamance County27,41418.1%
Alexander County5,20314.1%
Alleghany County1,68915.3%
Anson County6,53124.5%
Ashe County4,09215.1%
Avery County2,12411.9%
Beaufort County9,56120.1%
Bertie County4,59321.8%
Bladen County7,86322.5%
Brunswick County15,58514.4%
Buncombe County32,18613.5%
Burke County12,93914.2%
Cabarrus County25,82514.5%
Caldwell County13,34916.2%
Camden County9319.3%
Carteret County7,08510.7%
Caswell County4,44318.8%
Catawba County24,15915.7%
Chatham County5,5318.7%
Cherokee County5,07318.6%
Chowan County2,79218.8%
Clay County1,52714.4%
Cleveland County23,78924.3%
Columbus County12,59921.9%
Craven County14,97514.6%
Cumberland County78,52724.6%
Currituck County2,0138.5%
Dare County2,8518.4%
Davidson County26,18916.1%
Davie County5,23212.7%
Duplin County9,79116.7%
Durham County36,54313.6%
Edgecombe County15,58027.7%
Forsyth County62,27917.7%
Franklin County10,25717.0%
Gaston County39,98219.4%
Gates County1,66013.8%
Graham County1,53417.5%
Granville County7,93613.3%
Greene County3,97818.6%
Guilford County98,66620.1%
Halifax County15,26527.9%
Harnett County21,43918.6%
Haywood County8,89315.1%
Henderson County10,87210.2%
Hertford County6,07224.8%
Hoke County10,44922.1%
Hyde County91815.8%
Iredell County16,06310.1%
Jackson County5,09312.7%
Johnston County29,87917.7%
Jones County1,95719.3%
Lee County9,69016.7%
Lenoir County15,07425.4%
Lincoln County10,93214.0%
Macon County3,3589.9%
Madison County5,28725.5%
Martin County8,67035.7%
Mcdowell County4,3849.8%
Mecklenburg County141,10315.2%
Mitchell County2,59116.7%
Montgomery County4,45316.1%
Moore County10,87712.3%
Nash County18,59919.5%
New Hanover County26,00312.8%
Northampton County4,79621.8%
Onslow County23,53313.3%
Orange County10,3167.7%
Pamlico County1,83714.0%
Pasquotank County8,08419.9%
Pender County8,09315.4%
Perquimans County2,51018.7%
Person County6,94617.7%
Pitt County35,41521.1%
Polk County2,22210.9%
Randolph County24,04817.0%
Richmond County14,45431.0%
Robeson County43,61532.6%
Rockingham County18,29719.6%
Rowan County22,83816.5%
Rutherford County13,80120.5%
Sampson County12,22519.3%
Scotland County10,96030.2%
Stanly County9,42015.6%
Stokes County6,33613.4%
Surry County12,53817.1%
Swain County2,26016.1%
Transylvania County3,89111.8%
Tyrrell County62114.2%
Union County20,61410.2%
Vance County13,69330.3%
Wake County85,8629.5%
Warren County4,42821.2%
Washington County2,98422.8%
Watauga County2,7645.4%
Wayne County24,34419.9%
Wilkes County12,89518.6%
Wilson County17,04721.0%
Yadkin County5,07113.3%
Yancey County2,93516.5%