Harford County, Maryland

 

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Population (2021 est)

Total
258,559
Children
57,400
(under 18)
(22.2%)
Seniors
42,921
(over 65)
(16.6%)


Median Household Income (2015 – 2019)
$89,147


Community Eligibility Provision (CEP)
(2019 – 2020 School Year)

8 eligible schools
0 participating schools


Federal Nutrition Program
Total Meals Served
Breakfasts Served
Lunches Served
Suppers Served
Snacks Served
Average # Participants / Day
Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)
450,042
190,478
246,347
0
13,217
17,326
Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
55,629
-
-
23,737
31,892
1,219

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
(Calendar Year 2021)

25,170 average participants / month


Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
(State Fiscal Year 2021)

46.3% of eligible people enrolled
5,570 participants / year

– 1,880 women
– 1,615 infants
– 2,075 children


Sources

U.S. Census Bureau
U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, 2015–2019
The Maryland State Department of Education
FY 2020 Maryland Department of Human Services FIA Statistical Report
Maryland Department of Health, Maryland WIC Program