How Many People Receive Social Security In Your County?

Curious about how many people receive Social Security in your state?  In your county?  How much money is involved?  See OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2010, at www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2010/index.html.  OASDI stands for Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance, the three programs of Social Security.  State data is shown by individual county, including amounts and type of SSA benefits received.

As of December 2010, approximately 17.5 percent of the entire United States population received a monthly Social Security retirement, survivors or disability related benefit.  In Minnesota about 16.7 percent of the population received benefits, about 18.4 percent in North Dakota and about 18.7 percent in South Dakota.