16.7% of households in Troy received food stamps in 2017


Troy ranked 71st in Vermont for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

4 of 24 Troy households (16.7 percent) received food stamps. Troy's population reached 56 people in 2017.

The city with the largest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Coventry, which had 15 of 31 households receiving food stamps, 31.7 percent more than Troy. In 2017 the population of Coventry was 47.

The city with the lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Cambridge, which had 1 of 96 households receiving food stamps, 15.7 percent less than Troy. In 2017 the population of Cambridge was 206.

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
Coventry
31
15
48.4
2
Glover
105
44
41.9
3
Canaan
150
60
40
4
West Burke
158
62
39.2
5
Richford
654
251
38.4
6
Readsboro
134
51
38.1
7
Hartland
141
53
37.6
8
Irasburg
72
27
37.5
9
Alburgh
214
77
36
10
Barton
289
100
34.6
11
Wells River
186
64
34.4
12
Bradford
231
75
32.5
13
Hardwick
571
184
32.2
14
Island Pond
343
109
31.8
15
Perkinsville
55
17
30.9
16
Groton
160
49
30.6
17
Barnet
43
13
30.2
18
Lyndonville
629
190
30.2
19
Bellows Falls
1307
393
30.1
20
Bennington
3620
1090
30.1
21
Swanton
1080
317
29.4
22
Bethel
312
90
28.8
23
Orleans
347
99
28.5
24
Barre
3944
1092
27.7
25
West Brattleboro
1204
332
27.6
26
Cabot
95
26
27.4
27
Johnson
464
126
27.2
28
Proctorsville
186
50
26.9
29
Windsor
925
249
26.9
30
Greensboro Bend
71
19
26.8
31
Newport
1819
484
26.6
32
Springfield
1665
443
26.6
33
Brattleboro
3399
896
26.4
34
Putney
270
70
25.9
35
Quechee
120
31
25.8
36
Enosburg Falls
555
142
25.6
37
North Troy
271
69
25.5
38
White River Junction
1206
302
25
39
North Springfield
404
99
24.5
40
Milton
910
213
23.4
41
Websterville
156
36
23.1
42
Fair Haven
943
216
22.9
43
Morrisville
1033
235
22.7
44
St. Albans
2815
634
22.5
45
Rutland
6907
1541
22.3
46
Winooski
3205
695
21.7
47
St. Johnsbury
2500
539
21.6
48
Manchester Center
1080
231
21.4
49
Arlington
581
119
20.5
50
Rochester
123
25
20.3
51
Newfane
46
9
19.6
52
North Bennington
511
100
19.6
53
North Westminster
148
29
19.6
54
Saxtons River
184
36
19.6
55
Middlebury
2214
428
19.3
56
Greensboro
73
14
19.2
57
Poultney
475
91
19.2
58
Plainfield
137
26
19
59
Brandon
624
115
18.4
60
Derby Line
349
64
18.3
61
Ludlow
438
80
18.3
62
Derby Center
285
52
18.2
63
Stowe
347
63
18.2
64
Wallingford
374
68
18.2
65
Randolph
939
168
17.9
66
Concord
127
22
17.3
67
Hinesburg
377
65
17.2
68
Bristol
786
134
17
69
Newbury
165
28
17
70
Burlington
16067
2711
16.9
71
Troy
24
4
16.7
72
Graniteville
403
66
16.4
73
Ascutney
240
39
16.3
74
Wilmington
191
31
16.2
75
Marshfield
113
18
15.9
76
Pittsford
331
52
15.7
77
Beecher Falls
96
15
15.6
78
Newport Center
135
21
15.6
79
Fairlee
103
16
15.5
80
Cavendish
99
15
15.2
81
West Rutland
842
126
15
82
Chelsea
132
19
14.4
83
Vergennes
1162
155
13.3
84
Chester
441
55
12.5
85
Jeffersonville
319
40
12.5
86
South Barre
443
54
12.2
87
Lowell
79
9
11.4
88
Montpelier
3687
420
11.4
89
North Hartland
70
8
11.4
90
Essex Junction
4315
487
11.3
91
Benson
126
14
11.1
92
Norwich
324
36
11.1
93
South Shaftsbury
256
28
10.9
94
Westminster
119
13
10.9
95
Manchester
346
37
10.7
96
Waterbury
786
80
10.2
97
Wells
157
15
9.6
98
Fairfax
386
34
8.8
99
Wilder
598
50
8.4
100
Hyde Park
204
17
8.3

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