Montgomery County, Maryland

 

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Population (2021 est)

Total
1,055,110
Children
243,730
(under 18)
(23.1%)
Seniors
169,873
(over 65)
(16.1%)


Median Household Income (2015 – 2019)
$108,820


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

14 eligible schools
0 participating schools

*Montgomery county provides free meals for all students*


Federal Nutrition Program
Total Meals Served
Breakfasts Served
Lunches Served
Suppers Served
Snacks Served
Average # Participants / Day
Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)
1,838,631
812,141
1,021,958
20
4,512
62,490
Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
1,307,547
-
-
887,542
420,005
23,538

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

76,716 average participants / month


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

57.3% of eligible people enrolled
46,186 participants / year

– 15,273 women
– 12,303 infants
– 18,610 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