Poverty Data

SNAP Eligibility in Ithaca and Tompkins County

Race / Ethnicity City of Ithaca Tompkins County Ithaca Households Ithaca on SNAP Tompkins Households
Tompkins on SNAP
White 11% 10% 6,471 721 31,855 3,053
Black 38% 34% 523 197 1,151 386
Hispanic or Latino 14% 13% 437 62 1186 158
American Indian 69% 28% 32 22 120 34
Asian 3% 2% 2,003 53 4,151 64
Other race 0% 2% 168 0 309 6
Two or more races 11% 12% 225 25 683 85

Source: American Community Survey, Table S2201.