22% of households in New Trenton received food stamps in 2017


New Trenton ranked 69th in Indiana for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

40 of 182 New Trenton households (22 percent) received food stamps. New Trenton's population reached 331 people in 2017.

The city with the largest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Sims, which had 37 of 81 households receiving food stamps, 23.7 percent more than New Trenton. In 2017 the population of Sims was 166.

The city with the lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Santa Claus, which had 5 of 999 households receiving food stamps, 21.5 percent less than New Trenton. In 2017 the population of Santa Claus was 2,738.

See the cities with the highest percentage of households receiving food stamps below.

Top food stamp cities in 2017
Rank
City
Total Households
Total households receiving food stamps
Percentage of households receiving food stamps
1
Sims
81
37
45.7
2
Patriot
119
50
42
3
St. Bernice
148
62
41.9
4
Van Bibber Lake
294
117
39.8
5
Brooksburg
38
15
39.5
6
Altona
91
35
38.5
7
Butlerville
136
51
37.5
8
Fredericksburg
48
18
37.5
9
East Chicago
10256
3834
37.4
10
Fowlerton
100
36
36
11
Laurel
167
59
35.3
12
Herbst
26
9
34.6
13
Cannelton
720
246
34.2
14
Mackey
41
14
34.1
15
Kingsford Heights
502
169
33.7
16
Gary
31534
10292
32.6
17
Mount Ayr
56
18
32.1
18
Toad Hop
56
18
32.1
19
Corunna
101
32
31.7
20
West Terre Haute
960
303
31.6
21
English
297
92
31
22
Ambia
72
22
30.6
23
Coalmont
110
33
30
24
Shelburn
452
135
29.9
25
Marengo
302
89
29.5
26
Medaryville
203
59
29.1
27
Bicknell
1174
341
29
28
Salamonia
83
24
28.9
29
Country Squire Lakes
1157
326
28.2
30
Milltown
389
108
27.8
31
Patoka
482
133
27.6
32
Kingman
237
65
27.4
33
Shepardsville
99
27
27.3
34
Campbellsburg
224
61
27.2
35
Connersville
5466
1471
26.9
36
New Pekin
594
160
26.9
37
Elizabethtown
161
43
26.7
38
Carlisle
267
71
26.6
39
Cromwell
177
47
26.6
40
Marion
10960
2906
26.5
41
Claypool
164
43
26.2
42
Milroy
252
66
26.2
43
Mecca
131
34
26
44
Union
1480
384
25.9
45
New Chicago
722
186
25.8
46
Macy
74
19
25.7
47
Shelby
201
51
25.4
48
Pennville
308
78
25.3
49
Sidney
40
10
25
50
Kennard
150
37
24.7
51
Knox
1387
341
24.6
52
Wheatland
184
45
24.5
53
Geneva
555
135
24.3
54
Decker
100
24
24
55
Merom
88
21
23.9
56
Michigan
12729
3034
23.8
57
Modoc
76
18
23.7
58
Clarks Hill
276
65
23.6
59
Anderson
23294
5484
23.5
60
Brazil
3436
809
23.5
61
Bunker Hill
219
51
23.3
62
Sullivan
1912
445
23.3
63
Newtown
104
24
23.1
64
Westphalia
35
8
22.9
65
Elkhart
19785
4425
22.4
66
Lagro
175
39
22.3
67
Earl Park
159
35
22
68
Greensboro
50
11
22
69
New Trenton
182
40
22
70
Elwood
3523
772
21.9
71
Goodland
420
92
21.9
72
Hudson Lake
557
122
21.9
73
Rockville
1129
247
21.9
74
Brook
394
86
21.8
75
Crane
92
20
21.7
76
Lawrenceburg
2134
463
21.7
77
Medora
240
52
21.7
78
Richmond
14421
3124
21.7
79
Martinsville
4396
942
21.4
80
Vevay
771
165
21.4
81
Austin
1519
323
21.3
82
Farmersburg
498
106
21.3
83
Manilla
122
26
21.3
84
Petersburg
935
198
21.2
85
Mitchell
1810
382
21.1
86
Roachdale
353
74
21
87
Carbon
177
37
20.9
88
South Bend
39025
8151
20.9
89
Dubois
125
26
20.8
90
Hammond
28425
5901
20.8
91
North Vernon
2640
549
20.8
92
Paoli
1452
302
20.8
93
Peru
4635
966
20.8
94
Staunton
202
42
20.8
95
Terre Haute
22723
4705
20.7
96
Worthington
600
124
20.7
97
Aurora
1487
306
20.6
98
Bloomfield
1042
215
20.6
99
Mooreland
108
22
20.4
100
Veedersburg
949
193
20.3

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