SNAP payments in Montana are distributed over five days each month, beginning on the second. February’s payments will be disbursed from Feb. 2 to Feb. 6. The dates recipients receive their payments depend on their SNAP case number, account number, Social Security number, or last name.
To qualify for SNAP payments in Montana, a single-person household cannot have a net monthly income exceeding $1,215, and an eight-person household cannot have a net monthly income exceeding $4,214.
Household sizes determine recipients’ SNAP payment amounts. Single-person households receive $291 per month, while eight-person households receive up to $1,751 per month. In households larger than eight, $219 is added for each additional person.
SNAP benefits can be used at participating locations, including farmers markets and grocery