Community & Work Disparities
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SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income in California

SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income in California Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and California is in the fourth quartile with a value of 21.8%. The following cities in California have the value, Fresno 25.8%, Oakland 17.4%, Riverside 25.8%, Sacramento 23.8%, San Francisco 17.9% & Santa Barbara 18.1%.SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income Fresno, 25.8%Oakland, 17.4%Riverside, 25.8%Sacramento, 23.8%San Francisco, 17.9%Santa Barbara, 18.1%

Data source. , Technical Assistance Collaborative, Priced Out, 2017 (Data is from HUD Fair Market Rents from 2016, 2016 SSI payments for individuals with disabilities living independently in the community from the SSA, HUDs median income for one person households in 2016 and number of renter households in each market area from the National Low Income Housing Coalition, 2016)
Calculation. Amount of monthly SSI income divided by an individual's total monthly income.
Note. Social Security Income (SSI) as a percent of monthly income refers to the percentage of an individual's income that is from SSI benefits.

SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income by Region
RegionSSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income
United States19.9%
California21.8%
Fresno25.8%
Oakland17.4%
Riverside25.8%
Sacramento23.8%
San Francisco17.9%
Santa Barbara18.1%
SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeSSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeA bar chart listed in descending orderFresno    25.8Riverside    25.8Sacramento    23.8California    21.8United States    19.9Santa Barbara    18.1San Francisco    17.9Oakland    17.40%5%10%15%20%25%