WIC PROGRAM:  AVERAGE MONTHLY BENEFIT PER PERSON
(Data as of April 04, 2014)
State / Indian Tribe          FY 2009 FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013
           
Alabama 44.99 45.88 50.57 49.87 46.59
Alaska 53.49 47.82 51.18 53.74 50.48
American Samoa 70.42 64.56 63.42 70.18 69.41
Arizona 41.98 37.75 42.17 42.16 42.88
  Dept. of Health 41.80 37.68 42.14 42.17 42.96
  Navajo Nation 48.87 41.68 45.03 45.19 46.41
  Inter-Tribal Council 37.43 34.64 39.41 38.69 38.03
Arkansas 42.45 41.20 47.98 45.79 46.51
California 43.86 47.24 52.31 49.35 46.05
Colorado 35.60 35.56 39.87 40.56 40.61
  Dept. of Health 35.59 35.55 39.86 40.55 40.60
  Ute Mountain Ute Tribe 45.50 40.24 44.17 46.73 48.51
Connecticut 49.19 44.14 48.96 52.19 42.25
Delaware 37.51 38.42 45.21 40.85 37.85
District of Columbia 44.10 40.68 47.33 44.02 45.18
Florida 44.85 40.44 44.54 44.61 44.62
Georgia 48.16 51.71 61.68 56.06 45.47
  Dept. of Community Health 49.03 51.71 59.77    
  Dept. of Public Health -- -- 70.40 56.06 45.47
  Dept of Human Resources 47.97 -- -- -- --
Guam 75.10 63.89 67.93 69.57 74.10
Hawaii 54.18 50.07 53.96 53.70 51.97
Idaho 36.74 34.59 38.09 36.84 36.82
Illinois 45.66 45.13 49.99 47.70 48.16
Indiana 37.42 35.96 41.54 37.85 37.26
Iowa 38.00 35.16 41.02 36.80 33.44
Kansas 35.07 35.42 40.94 40.03 37.78
Kentucky 40.50 40.30 40.51 37.69 39.38
Louisiana 52.10 48.00 53.23 51.94 50.18
Maine 40.02 39.50 42.72 41.22 41.06
  Dept. of Human Services 39.84 39.39 42.65 41.11 40.95
  Pleasant Point 70.93 56.14 55.00 61.36 57.91
  Indian Township 62.33 55.71 54.49 58.04 58.49
Maryland 41.34 39.51 45.80 44.88 43.05
Massachusetts 40.75 39.10 43.28 40.83 39.99
Michigan 39.46 38.94 44.94 43.12 40.46
Minnesota 40.42 40.63 46.65 43.22 46.57
Mississippi 55.10 52.08 54.78 54.55 54.05
  State Board of Health 55.21 52.21 54.93 54.68 54.15
  Choctaw Indians 41.84 37.16 38.56 40.79 42.66
Missouri 30.48 33.48 40.54 38.94 37.60
Montana 37.03 36.29 43.36 41.91 42.68
Nebraska 38.34 38.73 44.97 43.36 44.72
  Dept. of Health 37.86 38.42 44.68 42.99 44.30
  Omaha Sioux 74.63 62.37 67.58 70.38 72.73
  Winnebago Tribe 66.80 59.46 59.30 64.61 66.03
  Santee Sioux 73.56 57.05 61.63 62.66 70.73
Nevada 33.21 33.31 39.55 37.98 37.60
  Division of Health 33.13 33.33 39.57 38.10 37.67
  Inter-Tribal Council 36.08 32.57 38.48 31.46 33.73
New Hampshire 39.45 33.35 37.02 34.45 32.89
New Jersey 46.27 47.82 53.17 52.72 53.48
New Mexico 38.19 33.45 38.65 38.20 35.97
  Dept. of Health 37.60 32.78 38.26 37.76 35.15
  Eight Northern Pueblos 40.51 36.71 40.56 41.53 48.55
  Isleta Pueblo 40.59 37.36 41.73 43.72 46.50
  Zuni Pueblo 57.46 51.56 52.47 51.76 53.00
  Five Sandoval Pueblos 45.78 36.84 37.38 35.53 41.04
  Santo Domingo Tribe 73.54 74.91 75.26 80.21 80.13
  San Felipe Pueblo 59.35 58.92 47.46 45.64 58.20
  Acoma, Canoncito & Laguna 44.73 41.81 40.95 41.02 46.63
New York 50.03 51.43 57.24 55.02 54.71
  Dept. of Health 50.03 51.43 57.24 55.02 54.71
  Seneca Nation 42.95 40.19 42.72 40.28 38.18
North Carolina 42.95 39.95 44.73 45.14 42.96
  Dept. of Health 42.95 39.96 44.74 45.14 42.98
  Eastern Cherokee 41.52 36.72 39.00 41.78 38.27
North Dakota 43.41 42.83 48.00 48.10 48.92
  Dept. of Health 41.97 42.01 47.27 47.22 48.50
  Standing Rock Sioux Tribe 51.69 45.78 51.17 53.30 47.90
  Three Affiliated Tribes 80.55 68.93 70.21 70.14 69.25
Ohio 36.68 33.52 38.75 36.02 35.78
Oklahoma 39.58 37.18 41.07 39.88 40.30
  Dept. of Health 38.13 36.52 40.24 39.53 39.80
  Choctaw Nation 40.04 35.80 41.52 38.21 36.17
  Chickasaw Nation 39.36 37.99 37.81 38.67 33.85
  Muscogee Creek Nation 43.07 38.71 44.28 42.41 47.11
  Cherokee Nation 51.43 43.19 48.04 41.30 43.73
  Citizen Potawatomi Nation 46.15 38.75 44.39 44.10 44.80
  Osage Tribal Council 54.71 44.26 51.84 47.24 50.44
  Otoe-Missouria Tribe 41.25 39.80 38.78 39.48 44.35
  Inter-Tribal Council 51.17 48.21 51.83 53.44 56.37
  Wichita, Caddo & Delaware (WCD) 36.55 34.82 39.17 37.18 38.32
Oregon 36.99 35.93 40.25 39.84 39.93
Pennsylvania 42.65 42.78 52.32 48.54 44.01
Puerto Rico 85.40 80.30 84.54 88.30 88.88
Rhode Island 43.24 44.83 49.91 48.16 46.38
South Carolina 43.74 42.69 48.07 46.60 46.26
South Dakota 35.55 42.58 47.34 46.35 47.47
  Dept. of Health 33.66 41.92 46.63 45.45 46.29
  Cheyenne River Sioux 62.78 53.15 57.34 57.36 66.38
  Rosebud Sioux 50.95 48.16 53.52 53.74 53.76
Tennessee 37.31 38.31 42.91 41.84 41.98
Texas 31.45 26.72 30.86 29.30 26.46
Utah 30.59 33.63 37.40 35.79 36.10
Vermont 45.51 44.53 47.55 48.44 49.91
Virginia 32.60 32.34 36.64 32.89 31.21
Virgin Islands 83.51 82.06 86.38 88.33 84.76
Washington 43.12 39.45 42.71 41.76 41.29
West Virginia 43.61 40.61 45.89 44.01 42.33
Wisconsin 39.38 38.81 43.33 42.84 43.33
Wyoming 30.09 28.60 34.51 33.87 31.69
  Dept. of Health 28.56 27.48 33.05 32.60 30.53
  Northern Arapahoe 59.52 46.94 65.68 53.35 48.77
  Shoshone Tribe 59.27 58.64 60.68 63.01 52.78
Northern Marianas 63.60 59.58 68.50 69.35 70.01
TOTAL 42.40 41.44 46.67 44.98 43.25
WIC is the common abbreviation for Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. The average monthly benefit equals total annual food cost divided by average monthly participation, divided by 12.  Farmers Market benefits are not included.
Data are subject to revision.