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

SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income in North Carolina Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and North Carolina is in the fourth quartile with a value of 21.8%. The following cities in North Carolina have the value, Asheville 21.7%, Gastonia 18.8%, Greensboro 22.2% & Raleigh 16.4%.SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income Asheville, 21.7%Gastonia, 18.8%Greensboro, 22.2%Raleigh, 16.4%

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%
North Carolina21.8%
Asheville21.7%
Gastonia18.8%
Greensboro22.2%
Raleigh16.4%
SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeSSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeA bar chart listed in descending orderGreensboro    22.2North Carolina    21.8Asheville    21.7United States    19.9Gastonia    18.8Raleigh    16.40%5%10%15%20%