North Carolina

Table 3.
Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits)
and amount of payments, by county, December 2004

Category

Age

SSI
recipients Amount of
also payments
receiving (thousands
OASDI of dollars)

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

Under 18

18–64

65 or
older

195,819

26,560

169,259

34,837

111,039

49,943

82,313

78,072

Alamance
Alexander
Alleghany
Anson
Ashe

2,406
561
338
1,062
881

330
97
71
139
198

2,076
464
267
923
683

434
68
33
221
57

1,380
318
174
568
439

592
175
131
273
385

1,096
235
172
450
475

985
232
121
451
315

Avery
Beaufort
Bertie
Bladen
Brunswick

430
1,827
1,427
1,800
1,931

99
291
274
262
216

331
1,536
1,153
1,538
1,715

27
300
233
287
311

232
1,000
695
1,010
1,206

171
527
499
503
414

221
881
746
848
817

152
679
517
680
749

Buncombe
Burke
Cabarrus
Caldwell
Camden

4,674
1,820
1,956
1,395
136

598
224
192
153
32

4,076
1,596
1,764
1,242
104

536
231
453
222
19

3,038
1,160
1,112
886
82

1,100
429
391
287
35

1,990
721
758
555
69

1,861
718
751
556
44

Carteret
Caswell
Catawba
Chatham
Cherokee

1,126
785
2,222
681
880

151
153
300
104
181

975
632
1,922
577
699

139
78
370
98
66

703
425
1,318
390
488

284
282
534
193
326

510
409
883
326
461

434
278
899
282
327

Chowan
Clay
Cleveland
Columbus
Craven

533
296
2,661
3,687
2,461

92
59
299
479
330

441
237
2,362
3,208
2,131

98
30
462
613
430

289
165
1,635
2,034
1,422

146
101
564
1,040
609

238
154
1,127
1,712
1,028

189
112
1,073
1,427
946

Cumberland
Currituck
Dare
Davidson
Davie

7,887
253
243
2,270
517

660
35
24
214
80

7,227
218
219
2,056
437

1,777
49
45
471
72

4,716
153
155
1,369
296

1,394
51
43
430
149

2,651
100
95
861
240

3,433
100
90
965
194

Duplin
Durham
Edgecombe
Forsyth
Franklin

1,950
4,664
2,915
5,775
1,431

390
477
406
559
257

1,560
4,187
2,509
5,216
1,174

272
1,145
567
1,230
190

1,007
2,558
1,535
3,341
745

671
961
813
1,204
496

978
1,691
1,260
2,125
743

665
1,939
1,175
2,454
526

Gaston
Gates
Graham
Granville
Greene

4,168
332
314
1,377
674

400
67
55
271
168

3,768
265
259
1,106
506

713
40
24
202
123

2,719
176
186
693
311

736
116
104
482
240

1,595
164
171
625
339

1,821
120
110
476
247

Guilford

7,660

869

6,791

1,649

4,355

1,656

2,812

3,274

County
Total, North
Carolina

Halifax
Harnett
Haywood
Henderson

4,361
2,491
1,422
1,770

504
345
217
269

3,857
2,146
1,205
1,501

615
466
133
234

2,540
1,326
847
1,061

1,206
699
442
475

2,010
1,118
669
811

1,767
939
546
694

Hertford
Hoke
Hyde
Iredell
Jackson

1,432
1,070
229
2,065
681

262
156
54
257
144

1,170
914
175
1,808
537

237
224
26
424
82

736
554
104
1,196
371

459
292
99
445
228

661
418
131
862
357

547
418
77
840
254

Johnston
Jones
Lee
Lenoir
Lincoln

3,361
391
1,212
2,831
1,090

525
90
180
472
128

2,836
301
1,032
2,359
962

566
72
199
514
167

1,785
175
687
1,495
699

1,010
144
326
822
224

1,615
193
558
1,292
462

1,298
131
463
1,026
463

Macon
Madison
Martin
McDowell
Mecklenburg

749
775
1,275
1,089
10,939

166
186
247
127
1,480

583
589
1,028
962
9,459

68
54
234
119
2,346

397
374
601
690
6,044

284
347
440
280
2,549

402
384
654
471
3,344

268
301
478
424
4,682

Mitchell
Montgomery
Moore
Nash
New Hanover

587
782
1,436
3,142
3,713

128
99
200
498
340

459
683
1,236
2,644
3,373

35
128
225
570
630

306
437
836
1,645
2,420

246
217
375
927
663

306
379
648
1,496
1,504

226
301
596
1,235
1,462

Northampton
Onslow
Orange
Pamlico
Pasquotank

1,404
2,507
1,289
324
1,193

235
271
170
61
157

1,169
2,236
1,119
263
1,036

206
533
222
46
218

738
1,449
774
175
692

460
525
293
103
283

672
872
498
168
492

549
1,035
514
121
455

Pender
Perquimans
Person
Pitt
Polk

1,081
378
942
5,005
277

145
52
177
677
48

936
326
765
4,328
229

185
70
118
1,187
27

628
213
466
2,601
170

268
95
358
1,217
80

471
170
479
2,121
144

445
144
347
2,023
97

Randolph
Richmond
Robeson
Rockingham
Rowan

2,127
2,043
7,184
2,782
2,211

267
212
935
358
202

1,860
1,831
6,249
2,424
2,009

426
412
1,293
447
503

1,228
1,228
3,943
1,591
1,308

473
403
1,948
744
400

878
885
3,087
1,263
828

881
798
2,910
1,094
884

Rutherford
Sampson
Scotland
Stanly
Stokes

1,689
2,206
1,813
1,072
828

189
389
169
90
151

1,500
1,817
1,644
982
677

219
374
370
235
102

1,060
1,156
1,080
673
475

410
676
363
164
251

723
1,031
682
394
384

653
855
725
471
312

Surry
Swain
Transylvania
Tyrrell
Union

1,899
385
539
151
1,414

355
78
64
34
210

1,544
307
475
117
1,204

185
35
60
8
260

1,098
214
354
82
782

616
136
125
61
372

1,002
198
250
91
556

667
142
188
61
558

Vance
Wake
Warren
Washington
Watauga

2,315
8,596
1,080
646
634

236
1,228
209
53
123

2,079
7,368
871
593
511

492
1,930
132
105
41

1,342
4,517
558
410
374

481
2,149
390
131
219

945
3,134
543
235
301

965
3,585
395
272
242

Wayne
Wilkes
Wilson
Yadkin
Yancey
Unknown

4,364
1,912
2,769
758
654

583
317
448
148
179

3,781
1,595
2,321
610
475

876
180
450
98
37

2,458
1,132
1,501
410
322

1,030
600
818
250
295

1,743
946
1,271
405
344

1,651
687
1,001
299
225

49

10

39

2

27

20

30

16

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.

File available from:
Social Security Administration, Office of Policy
SSI Recipients by State and County, 2004
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_sc/2004/