43.6% of households in San Elizario received food stamps in 2017


San Elizario ranked 96th in Texas for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

1,049 of 2,407 San Elizario households (43.6 percent) received food stamps. San Elizario's population reached 9,213 people in 2017.

There were 13 cities tied with the largest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state. In these cities, 100 percent of households received foodstamps - 56.4 percent more than San Elizario.

The cities with the lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state were Bayou Vista, Fair Oaks Ranch. In these cities, 0.2 percent of households received foodstamps - 43.4 percent less than San Elizario.

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
Alto Bonito Heights
51
51
100
2
B and E
108
108
100
3
Chaparrito
37
37
100
4
El Castillo
46
46
100
5
Falconaire
23
23
100
6
Gutierrez
40
40
100
7
Loma Linda West
34
34
100
8
Lopeño
25
25
100
9
Nina
21
21
100
10
Ranchitos del Norte
45
45
100
11
Rancho Viejo
65
65
100
12
Ratamosa
56
56
100
13
San Carlos I
25
25
100
14
Buena Vista
37
33
89.2
15
San Carlos II
76
65
85.5
16
El Cenizo
45
38
84.4
17
Eugenio Saenz
47
39
83
18
Fernando Salinas
23
19
82.6
19
Fronton Ranchettes
42
34
81
20
Sammy Martinez
21
17
81
21
Mi Ranchito Estate
101
74
73.3
22
Indian Hills
545
381
69.9
23
El Indio
45
31
68.9
24
Del Mar Heights
38
26
68.4
25
Los Arcos
25
17
68
26
Colorado Acres
30
20
66.7
27
Mesquite
117
78
66.7
28
Manuel Garcia
104
66
63.5
29
Mikes
138
86
62.3
30
West Alto Bonito
129
80
62
31
Salineño
42
26
61.9
32
Santa Anna
21
13
61.9
33
Flowella
23
14
60.9
34
Mila Doce
1486
900
60.6
35
Valle Vista
71
43
60.6
36
El Quiote
59
35
59.3
37
Pueblo Nuevo
157
92
58.6
38
Rio Bravo
1173
681
58.1
39
Scissors
832
479
57.6
40
Amargosa
28
16
57.1
41
El Cenizo
713
406
56.9
42
Escobares
597
339
56.8
43
Big Thicket Lake Estates
203
114
56.2
44
Reid Hope King
248
138
55.6
45
La Villa
669
367
54.9
46
Santa Rosa
55
30
54.5
47
New Falcon
105
57
54.3
48
South La Paloma
150
81
54
49
Pine Harbor
380
204
53.7
50
Sparks
977
524
53.6
51
Asherton
311
165
53.1
52
Loma Vista
32
17
53.1
53
Campo Verde
72
38
52.8
54
El Rancho Vela
103
54
52.4
55
Ranchitos East
94
49
52.1
56
Abram
568
293
51.6
57
Olivarez
925
476
51.5
58
South Point
293
151
51.5
59
La Minita
39
20
51.3
60
La Presa
66
33
50
61
Seven Oaks
32
16
50
62
Roma
3232
1601
49.5
63
Falfurrias
1435
709
49.4
64
Oak Trail Shores
950
468
49.3
65
Ranchette Estates
49
24
49
66
San Pedro
90
44
48.9
67
Havana
78
38
48.7
68
Indian Springs
290
141
48.6
69
Las Lomas
626
304
48.6
70
Bixby
157
76
48.4
71
Del Sol
31
15
48.4
72
Lopezville
1008
485
48.1
73
Garceno
173
83
48
74
La Carla
25
12
48
75
Ramos
75
36
48
76
La Puerta
201
96
47.8
77
Doffing
1213
578
47.7
78
Midway South
607
286
47.1
79
Laureles
908
427
47
80
Lago
81
38
46.9
81
La Grulla
426
197
46.2
82
Miller's Cove
37
17
45.9
83
Olivia Lopez de Gutierrez
24
11
45.8
84
Seco Mines
155
71
45.8
85
San Carlos
845
385
45.6
86
Agua Dulce
739
335
45.3
87
Tenaha
454
204
44.9
88
Elsa
1848
827
44.8
89
Hargill
228
102
44.7
90
Salineño North
38
17
44.7
91
Fabens
1850
822
44.4
92
Laguna Heights
894
397
44.4
93
La Paloma Ranchettes
59
26
44.1
94
Crystal
2248
982
43.7
95
Hempstead
2344
1023
43.6
96
San Elizario
2407
1049
43.6
97
Santa Maria
232
101
43.5
98
Fort Hancock
354
152
42.9
99
Palo Blanco
28
12
42.9
100
Presidio
1475
632
42.8

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