4.8% of households in Verdi received food stamps in 2017


Verdi ranked 67th in Nevada for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

29 of 600 Verdi households (4.8 percent) received food stamps. Verdi's population reached 1,450 people in 2017.

The city with the largest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Fort McDermitt, which had 42 of 139 households receiving food stamps, 25.4 percent more than Verdi. In 2017 the population of Fort McDermitt was 465.

The city with the lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Fish Springs, which had 3 of 287 households receiving food stamps, 3.8 percent less than Verdi. In 2017 the population of Fish Springs was 752.

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
Fort McDermitt
139
42
30.2
2
Golconda
91
27
29.7
3
Sutcliffe
103
30
29.1
4
Schurz
362
104
28.7
5
Tonopah
1148
322
28
6
Jackpot
506
141
27.9
7
Valmy
36
10
27.8
8
Wadsworth
297
79
26.6
9
Bunkerville
320
81
25.3
10
Sandy Valley
487
123
25.3
11
Sunrise Manor
62103
15031
24.2
12
Ruth
108
26
24.1
13
Stagecoach
665
159
23.9
14
Lovelock
769
174
22.6
15
Gabbs
105
23
21.9
16
Sun Valley
6615
1356
20.5
17
Walker Lake
171
34
19.9
18
Silver Springs
1910
377
19.7
19
Whitney
14875
2798
18.8
20
Yerington
1508
282
18.7
21
Fallon
3599
669
18.6
22
Winchester
11200
2024
18.1
23
Laughlin
3904
700
17.9
24
Owyhee
408
72
17.6
25
North Las Vegas
70121
12172
17.4
26
Paradise
88842
14898
16.8
27
Panaca
484
80
16.5
28
Las Vegas
221584
34871
15.7
29
Hawthorne
1185
185
15.6
30
Pahrump
14950
2305
15.4
31
Dayton
3403
501
14.7
32
Alamo
339
48
14.2
33
Carson
22158
3140
14.2
34
Gardnerville
2669
375
14.1
35
Topaz Lake
86
12
14
36
Battle Mountain
1207
160
13.3
37
Eureka
257
34
13.2
38
Fernley
7179
949
13.2
39
Topaz Ranch Estates
761
99
13
40
Carter Springs
249
32
12.9
41
Nixon
109
14
12.8
42
Reno
96411
12254
12.7
43
Ely
1649
195
11.8
44
Stateline
418
49
11.7
45
Indian Hills
2336
266
11.4
46
Caliente
464
52
11.2
47
Goldfield
193
21
10.9
48
Sparks
37030
3938
10.6
49
Gerlach
97
10
10.3
50
Moapa Valley
2258
227
10.1
51
Spring Valley
73342
7320
10
52
Indian Springs
373
37
9.9
53
Gardnerville Ranchos
4572
428
9.4
54
Boulder
6403
595
9.3
55
Elko
6800
590
8.7
56
Winnemucca
2767
221
8
57
Henderson
110569
7937
7.2
58
Mesquite
7729
535
6.9
59
Nellis AFB
895
61
6.8
60
Carlin
735
47
6.4
61
Cold Springs
3110
186
6
62
Enterprise
52366
3079
5.9
63
Minden
1468
84
5.7
64
West Wendover
1332
76
5.7
65
Grass Valley
369
19
5.1
66
Lemmon Valley
1827
89
4.9
67
Verdi
600
29
4.8
68
Kingsbury
1104
52
4.7
69
Spanish Springs
5638
249
4.4
70
Washoe Valley
1281
56
4.4
71
McGill
544
20
3.7
72
Johnson Lane
2551
81
3.2
73
Golden Valley
572
18
3.1
74
Mogul
689
21
3
75
Spring Creek
4753
137
2.9
76
Wells
568
14
2.5
77
Dyer
123
3
2.4
78
Mount Charleston
177
4
2.3
79
Summerlin South
10926
245
2.2
80
Smith Valley
658
14
2.1
81
Beatty
356
7
2
82
East Valley
575
10
1.7
83
Double Spring
73
1
1.4
84
Fish Springs
287
3
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