Section 2 Food Security

Food Security is an issue of growing importance, particularly in the face of concurrent public health and environmental crises.

2.1 Food Security Reports

County-level audits containing a summary of food security and food environment data available from federal and not-for-profit sources have been summarized and prepared below.

View the Report Directory.

2.2 Authorized SNAP Vendors

An interactive map of the state of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, fka Food Stamps) is available below. The shaded regions represent counties, and are shaded based on the percentage of households that participate in SNAP. The dots represent current retailers authorized to accept SNAP benefits. Retailer data used in this map was collected from the USDA, and was updated on January 01, 2022