Food stamps: Alaska February SNAP benefits worth up to $3,487 arrive for residents in tomorrow

All Alaska households participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will receive their February payments tomorrow.

Alaska sends out payments to every SNAP-participating household, regardless of case number or last name, on the 1st of each month. North DakotaRhode Island, and Vermont will also send out payments to all participating recipients on Thursday.

In Alaska, about 12% of the state’s population, or 92,100 people, receive food stamps. The average payment per Alaskan household member per month is $271. In the Last Frontier State, households are split into three regions: Urban, Rural I, and Rural II. Each region produces a different maximum monthly payment.

Urban region households will receive a maximum payment of $374 for a household of one, $1,248 for a household of four, and $2,246 for a household of eight.
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