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

SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the second quartile with a value of 19.9%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 14.8%, Spokane 21.3% & Tacoma 18.4%.SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income Seattle, 14.8%Spokane, 21.3%Tacoma, 18.4%

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
Washington18.2%
United States19.9%
Seattle14.8%
Spokane21.3%
Tacoma18.4%
SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeSSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeA bar chart listed in descending orderSpokane    21.3United States    19.9Tacoma    18.4Washington    18.2Seattle    14.80%5%10%15%20%