34% of households in Glendale received food stamps in 2017


Glendale ranked 69th in Mississippi for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

227 of 667 Glendale households (34 percent) received food stamps. Glendale's population reached 1,836 people in 2017.

The city with the largest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Glendora, which had 31 of 39 households receiving food stamps, 45.5 percent more than Glendale. In 2017 the population of Glendora was 109.

The city with the lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Madison, which had 104 of 9,151 households receiving food stamps, 32.9 percent less than Glendale. In 2017 the population of Madison was 25,350.

See the cities with the highest percentage of households receiving food stamps below.

Top food stamp cities in 2017
Rank
City
Total Households
Total households receiving food stamps
Percentage of households receiving food stamps
1
Glendora
39
31
79.5
2
North Tunica
257
167
65
3
Gunnison
123
75
61
4
Farrell
107
63
58.9
5
Jonestown
490
276
56.3
6
Shelby
717
394
55
7
Lambert
493
269
54.6
8
Friars Point
445
240
53.9
9
Coahoma
132
69
52.3
10
Drew
719
373
51.9
11
Mayersville
146
73
50
12
Alligator
57
28
49.1
13
Shuqualak
193
93
48.2
14
Maben
294
140
47.6
15
Crosby
102
48
47.1
16
Durant
871
407
46.7
17
Rosedale
623
291
46.7
18
Moorhead
594
273
46
19
Benoit
181
83
45.9
20
Mound Bayou
616
279
45.3
21
Buckatunna
192
85
44.3
22
Sunflower
407
180
44.2
23
Eupora
864
379
43.9
24
Toomsuba
252
110
43.7
25
Arcola
136
58
42.6
26
New Houlka
284
121
42.6
27
Vaiden
213
90
42.3
28
Yazoo
4024
1690
42
29
Lumberton
844
352
41.7
30
Brooksville
406
168
41.4
31
Clarksdale
5994
2425
40.5
32
Como
597
241
40.4
33
Okolona
1050
417
39.7
34
Bude
330
130
39.4
35
Scooba
186
73
39.2
36
Baldwyn
1331
520
39.1
37
Meadville
225
88
39.1
38
Walnut
366
141
38.5
39
Macon
949
364
38.4
40
Ruleville
932
357
38.3
41
Darling
89
34
38.2
42
Belzoni
765
289
37.8
43
Metcalfe
373
141
37.8
44
Beulah
151
57
37.7
45
Bogue Chitto
298
112
37.6
46
Waynesboro
1737
653
37.6
47
Myrtle
163
61
37.4
48
Rolling Fork
941
351
37.3
49
Isola
274
102
37.2
50
Saucier
414
154
37.2
51
Conehatta
377
139
36.9
52
Rawls Springs
367
134
36.5
53
Centreville
623
227
36.4
54
Weir
239
87
36.4
55
Crenshaw
361
131
36.3
56
Shaw
689
250
36.3
57
Crowder
257
93
36.2
58
Winstonville
83
30
36.1
59
Renova
367
131
35.7
60
Wiggins
1318
469
35.6
61
Hazlehurst
1262
445
35.3
62
Goodman
282
98
34.8
63
Kosciusko
2620
910
34.7
64
Gloster
417
144
34.5
65
Greenville
12147
4180
34.4
66
White Oak
157
54
34.4
67
Mendenhall
930
319
34.3
68
Tchula
684
234
34.2
69
Glendale
667
227
34
70
Tutwiler
312
105
33.7
71
Artesia
156
52
33.3
72
Falcon
54
18
33.3
73
Potts Camp
273
90
33
74
Duncan
119
39
32.8
75
Sledge
204
67
32.8
76
State Line
262
85
32.4
77
Indianola
3598
1161
32.3
78
Big Creek
90
29
32.2
79
Lula
112
36
32.1
80
Ethel
169
54
32
81
Noxapater
160
51
31.9
82
Fayette
524
166
31.7
83
Richton
350
110
31.4
84
West Hattiesburg
2172
671
30.9
85
Marks
679
209
30.8
86
Standing Pine
146
45
30.8
87
Derma
459
141
30.7
88
Doddsville
88
27
30.7
89
Nicholson
1113
339
30.5
90
Webb
175
53
30.3
91
Port Gibson
609
182
29.9
92
Collins
986
293
29.7
93
Itta Bena
639
189
29.6
94
Flora
624
184
29.5
95
Verona
1337
394
29.5
96
Mount Olive
329
96
29.2
97
Shannon
644
188
29.2
98
Union
764
223
29.2
99
Beaumont
374
109
29.1
100
Robinhood
534
155
29

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