SSI Recipients by State and County, 2008

 

Connecticut

Table 3. Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits) and amount of payments, by county, December 2008
County Total Category Age SSI
recipients
also
receiving
OASDI
Amount of
payments
(thousands
of dollars)
Aged Blind and
disabled
Under 18 18–64 65 or older
Total, Connecticut 55,453 6,665 48,788 7,350 35,064 13,039 17,354 27,494
Fairfield 10,919 1,938 8,981 1,173 6,405 3,341 3,396 5,287
Hartford 18,495 2,381 16,114 2,711 11,034 4,750 5,597 9,124
Litchfield 1,581 107 1,474 183 1,174 224 560 724
Middlesex 1,342 115 1,227 134 959 249 450 665
New Haven 17,075 1,658 15,417 2,354 11,279 3,442 5,133 8,782
New London 3,357 278 3,079 435 2,320 602 1,218 1,595
Tolland 883 83 800 91 648 144 311 437
Windham 1,801 105 1,696 269 1,245 287 689 880
SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Stella Coleman (410) 965-0157 or ssi.sc@ssa.gov.