Community & Work Disparities
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SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income in Tennessee

SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income in Tennessee Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Tennessee is in the fourth quartile with a value of 22.4%. The following cities in Tennessee have the value, Memphis 20.9% & Nashville 18.3%.SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income Memphis, 20.9%Nashville, 18.3%

Data source. , Technical Assistance Collaborative, Priced Out, 2017 (Data is from HUD Fair Market Rents from 2016, 2016 SSI payments for individuals with disabilities living independently in the community from the SSA, HUDs median income for one person households in 2016 and number of renter households in each market area from the National Low Income Housing Coalition, 2016)
Calculation. Amount of monthly SSI income divided by an individual's total monthly income.
Note. Social Security Income (SSI) as a percent of monthly income refers to the percentage of an individual's income that is from SSI benefits.

SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income by Region
RegionSSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income
United States19.9%
Tennessee22.4%
Memphis20.9%
Nashville18.3%
SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeSSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeA bar chart listed in descending orderTennessee    22.4Memphis    20.9United States    19.9Nashville    18.30%5%10%15%20%