SSI Recipients by State and County, 2001

 

New Jersey

Table 3. Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits) and amount of payments, by county
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, New Jersey 147,493 34,077 113,416 20,212 76,992 50,289 47,844 62,310
Atlantic 5,114 963 4,151 726 2,828 1,560 2,032 2,021
Bergen 8,642 3,815 4,827 491 3,450 4,701 2,532 3,421
Burlington 4,190 568 3,622 641 2,662 887 1,411 1,682
Camden 12,287 1,669 10,618 2,114 7,251 2,922 3,943 5,542
Cape May 1,564 170 1,394 217 1,055 292 644 567
Cumberland 4,484 590 3,894 726 2,696 1,062 1,713 1,794
Essex 25,521 4,270 21,251 4,128 14,036 7,357 7,615 11,280
Gloucester 3,010 391 2,619 410 1,958 642 1,133 1,251
Hudson 21,619 6,656 14,963 2,608 9,443 9,568 6,906 9,447
Hunterdon 609 89 520 34 435 140 185 196
Mercer 7,936 1,187 6,749 1,307 4,698 1,931 2,698 3,496
Middlesex 9,612 3,280 6,332 1,122 4,199 4,291 2,616 3,904
Monmouth 6,821 1,431 5,390 825 3,831 2,165 2,595 2,704
Morris 3,325 1,260 2,065 216 1,521 1,588 999 1,291
Ocean 4,674 733 3,941 583 2,928 1,163 1,859 1,829
Passaic 13,713 3,477 10,236 2,133 6,578 5,002 4,226 5,933
Salem 1,154 150 1,004 154 731 269 454 474
Somerset 1,883 665 1,218 191 856 836 529 710
Sussex 1,310 200 1,110 202 818 290 529 512
Union 8,777 2,331 6,446 1,220 4,228 3,329 2,715 3,773
Warren 1,109 157 952 146 708 255 461 428
Unknown 139 25 114 18 82 39 49 55