$1,580 – $3,250/Month in SNAP, Food Stamps, and EBT for Low-Income Households in 2024

Juilia Ruskin
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The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as Food Stamps, helps low-income individuals and families in the United States get the nutritious food they need. For July 2024, eligible people can receive SNAP payments ranging from $1,580 to $3,250 per month. Let’s look at the details of these payments and how they can help those in need.



To qualify for the $1,580 – $3,250 monthly SNAP payments in July 2024, you must meet certain criteria:


Age and Employment:

You must be between 18 and 52 years old and participate in a job program or work at least 80 hours per month. This rule doesn’t apply if you are impoverished, disabled, pregnant, or in foster care.


Household Size:

The amount of SNAP benefits depends on the size of your household. Larger households get more benefits.


SSN Requirement:

You must provide your Social Security Number (SSN) as part of the application process.


In October 2024, the upper age limit for eligibility will increase to 54.


Payment Amounts

SNAP benefits vary based on household size. Here’s a breakdown of the payment amounts for different household sizes in 2024:

Household SizeSNAP Benefit Payment Amount 2024
1 person$291
2 people$535
3 people$766
4 people$973
5 people$1,155
6 people$1,386
7 people$1,532
8 people$1,751

Payment Schedule

SNAP payments are disbursed on specific dates in July 2024, depending on your state of residence. Here are the payment dates for various states:

StateSNAP Payment Date 2024
Alabama4 to 23 July 2024
Arizona1 to 13 July 2024
Arkansas4 to 13 July 2024
Delaware2 to 23 July 2024
Florida1 to 28 July 2024
Georgia5 to 23 July 2024
Indiana5 to 23 July 2024
Kentucky1 to 19 July 2024
Louisiana1 to 23 July 2024
Maine10 to 14 July 2024
Maryland4 to 23 July 2024
Massachusetts1 to 14 July 2024
Michigan3 to 21 July 2024
Minnesota4 to 13 July 2024
Mississippi4 to 21 July 2024
Missouri1 to 22 July 2024
New Mexico1 to 20 July 2024
North Carolina3 to 21 July 2024
Ohio2 to 20 July 2024
Pennsylvania3 to 14 July 2024
Puerto Rico4 to 22 July 2024
Tennessee1 to 20 July 2024
Utah15 July 2024
Washington1 to 20 July 2024
Wisconsin1 to 15 July 2024

How to Apply

Applying for SNAP benefits is simple:

  1. Visit the SNAP website at https://www.usa.gov/food-stamps.
  2. Log in with your credentials.
  3. Complete the application forms and submit the required documents.
  4. Submit your application for review.
  5. Receive your EBT card once your application is approved.

Fact Check

The claim about the $1,580 – $3,250 SNAP payments in July 2024 is accurate. These payments will be distributed via Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards, and the distribution is based on the applicant’s SSN. Check the official website for the detailed payment schedule.


The SNAP program provides essential nutritional support to millions of low-income Americans, ensuring food security and promoting better health. The increased payment amounts for July 2024 highlight the program’s commitment to supporting those in need.


What is SNAP?

SNAP, or Food Stamps, is a federal program that provides nutritional support to low-income individuals and families.


Who is eligible for SNAP payments in July 2024?

People aged 18-52 who work or are in a job program, with exceptions for the impoverished, disabled, pregnant, or those in foster care.


How much can I receive in SNAP benefits?

Payments range from $1,580 to $3,250 per month, depending on household size.


When will I receive my SNAP benefits?

Payments are disbursed on specific dates in July 2024, depending on your state of residence.


How do I apply for SNAP benefits?

Visit the SNAP website, log in, complete the application forms, submit the required documents, and receive your EBT card upon approval.



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