SSI Recipients by State and County, 2008

 

Alaska

Table 3. Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits) and amount of payments, by county, December 2008
County Total Category Age SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI
Amount of
payments
(thousands
of dollars) a
Aged Blind and
disabled
Under 18 18–64 65 or older
Total, Alaska 11,654 2,015 9,639 1,232 7,357 3,065 4,016 5,385
Aleutians East 15 b b 0 b b b 5
Aleutians West 17 b b b b b 11 5
Anchorage 5,184 884 4,300 539 3,305 1,340 1,546 2,504
Bethel 535 200 335 51 188 296 278 206
Bristol Bay 11 b b 0 b b b 5
Denali b b b b b b b b
Dillingham 135 56 79 11 56 68 80 42
Fairbanks North Star 1,006 97 909 110 733 163 318 475
Haines 54 10 44 b 34 b 24 23
Juneau 588 50 538 147 362 79 195 250
Kenai Peninsula 919 71 848 75 697 147 335 432
Ketchikan Gateway 222 38 184 b 163 b 78 100
Kodiak Island 148 46 102 b 86 b 55 57
Lake and Peninsula 19 b b b b b 13 5
Matanuska-Susitna 1,300 102 1,198 125 993 182 390 658
Nome 226 79 147 33 84 109 106 89
North Slope 35 b b b 23 b b 18
Northwest Arctic 125 48 77 13 52 60 62 55
Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan 103 15 88 b 69 b 41 42
Sitka 89 13 76 b 59 b 39 39
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon 44 11 33 b 29 b 27 14
Southeast Fairbanks 166 46 120 13 67 86 58 71
Valdez-Cordova 139 17 122 21 87 31 54 63
Wade Hampton 265 109 156 28 89 148 152 96
Wrangell-Petersburg 82 b b 11 58 13 26 44
Yakutat b b b b b b b b
Yukon-Koyukuk 217 90 127 13 84 120 104 84
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
a. The state payment total does not equal the sum of the rounded county totals.
b. Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.
CONTACT: Stella Coleman (410) 965-0157 or ssi.sc@ssa.gov.