Oregon a Food Stamp State?
Ehow has details on the qualifications for Oregonians: Oregon Trail -SNAP.
Its unknown how many residents require Food Stamps in Lake Oswego but the LO farmers Market accepts the Oregon Trail Cards and provides tokens to be used. LO Farmers Market and Food Stamps
Recent data regarding poverty levels shows the following:
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Read more: http://www.city-data.com/poverty/poverty-Lake-Oswego-Oregon.html#ixzz1WQqcDhkA
In 2009 the LO review published an article on the increasing demand for assistance. LO Review on Food stamps and Assistance.