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Child Food Insecurity While SNAP benfits are available to Ohio households earning less than 130% FPL, the threshold for other nutrion programs is 185%, leaving 7.5% of Ohio’s kids both food insecure and ineligible for assistance.

75.8%

16.7% 7.5%

1,995,376 (75.8%) of Ohio’s children have enough food to eat at all times 450,853 (16.7%) have limited or uncertain access to food and depend on federal food assistance such as food stamps, WIC benefits, or school meals 202,557 (7.5%) have limited or uncertain access to food and are ineligible for federal food assistance based on their family’s income See Table 25, p. 43

State of Poverty 2015

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2015 State of Poverty in Ohio Report  
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