Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station | [Cooperative Extension of Cumberland County]

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Cumberland County SNAP-Ed

County Overview:

Population:

  • Total population 154,823 (2006)
  • Lowest per capita income in NJ $28,834 (2006)
  • 14.2% re below poverty guidelines (2004)
  • Only 68.5% of residents over 25 years of age possess a high school diploma (2000)
  • 11.3% of Cumberland County Residents have less than a 9th grade education (2003)

Demographics (2006)

  • 74.1% White
  • 21.8% African American
  • 22.7% Hispanic
  • 2.3% Other

USDA SNAP Participating Families:

  • 5,220 households in Cumberland County including 12,521 individuals are SNAP participants

SNAP-Ed Program details

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