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Food Stamps Schedule by State for December 2023

There are currently 22,116,995 households receiving SNAP benefits or Food Stamps in the United States, with about 41,760,761 adults and children receiving benefits in August 2023 alone, according to data provided by the USDA. If you are currently receiving SNAP benefits, knowing when your food stamps will be deposited into your EBT card is important in helping you budget for the month. In this post, we will provide the Food Stamps Schedule for December 2023 by state.

Additionally, we will share a table that shows the average monthly benefit based on household size, and the maximum food stamps benefits you are likely to receive for December 2023.

To see the December 2023 SNAP Payment Schedule for your state, continue reading below.

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Food Stamps EBT Deposit Dates by State for December 2023Table of Contents:

  • Food Stamps Schedule for December 2023 by State
  • Maximum and Average Monthly SNAP Benefits for December 2023

Food Stamps Schedule for December 2023 (by State)

Find out when your food stamps payment will be deposited into your EBT Card account using our updated state calendar below.

Simply scroll down below to locate your state to see the food stamps payment schedule for December 2023.

Plus, for a complete list of all the Food Stamps Schedules by state for December 2023, scroll to the bottom of our page.

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Alabama EBT Deposit Dates

Alabama Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits are issued over a period of 20 days each month.

Your Alabama EBT Deposit Date is based on the last two digits of the case number.

Use the chart below to find your Alabama Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on:
00-04 December 4th
05-09 December 5th
10-14 December 6th
15-19 December 7th
20-24 December 8th
25-29 December 9th
30-34 December 10th
35-39 December 11th
40-44 December 12th
45-49 December 13th
50-54 December 14th
55-59 December 15th
60-64 December 16th
65-69 December 17th
70-74 December 18th
75-79 December 19th
80-84 December 20th
85-89 December 21st
90-94 December 22nd
95-99 December 23rd

Want to know if you received your Alabama SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Alabama EBT Card Balance.

 

Alaska

Alaska Food Stamp benefits are issued on the first day of each month.

For December 2023, SNAP EBT benefits were sent out on Friday, December 1st.

Want to know if you received your Alaska SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Alaska EBT Card Balance.

 

Arizona

Arizona Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits are issued over the first 13 days of each month.

Your Arizona EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your last name.

Use the chart below to find your Arizona Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the first letter of your Last Name is: Benefits are deposited on:
A or B December 1st
C or D December 2nd
E or F December 3rd
G or H December 4th
I or J December 5th
K or L December 6th
M or N December 7th
O or P December 8th
Q or R December 9th
S or T December 10th
U or V December 11th
W or X December 12th
Y or Z December 13th

Want to know if you received your Arizona SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Arizona EBT Card Balance.

 

Arkansas

Arkansas Food Stamps benefits are issued over a period of 8 days each month.

Your Arkansas EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your Arkansas Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the last digit of your SSN is: Benefits are deposited on:
0 or 1 December 4th
2 or 3 December 5th
4 December 8th
5 December 9th
6 December 10th
7 December 11th
8 December 12th
9 December 13th

Want to know if you received your Arkansas SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Arkansas EBT Card Balance.

 

California

Calfresh benefits are issued during the first 10 days of each month.

Your California EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your California Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: CalFresh Benefits are deposited on:
1 December 1st
2 December 2nd
3 December 3rd
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th
0 December 10th

Want to know if you received your California SNAP EBT benefits? Check your California EBT Card Balance.

 

Colorado

Colorado Food Stamps benefits are issued over the first 10 days of each month.

Your Colorado EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your Colorado Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your SSN ends in: Benefits are deposited on:
1 December 1st
2 December 2nd
3 December 3rd
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th
0 December 10th

Want to know if you received your Colorado SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Colorado EBT Card Balance.

 

Connecticut

Connecticut SNAP benefits are issued during the first 3 days of each month.

Your Connecticut EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your last name.

Use the chart below to find your Connecticut Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the first letter of your Last Name is: Benefits are deposited on:
A-F December 1st
G-N December 2nd
O-Z December 3rd

Want to know if you received your extra SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Connecticut EBT Card Balance.

 

Delaware

Delaware Food Stamp benefits are issued over a period of 22 days each month.

Your Delaware EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your last name.

Use the chart below to find your Delaware Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the first letter of your Last Name is: Benefits are deposited on the:
A December 2nd
B December 3rd
C December 4th
D December 5th
E December 6th
F December 7th
G December 8th
H December 9th
I December 10th
J December 11th
K December 12th
L December 13th
M December 14th
N December 15th
O December 16th
P December 17th
Q and R December 18th
S December 19th
T December 20th
U and V December 21st
W December 22nd
X, Y and Z December 23rd

Want to know if you received your Delaware SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Delaware EBT Card Balance.

 

District of Columbia

Washington, DC Food Stamp benefits are issued during the first 10 days of each month.

Your District of Columbia EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your last name.

Use the chart below to find your District of Columbia Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the First Letter of your Last Name is: Benefits are deposited on the:
A or B December 1st
C December 2nd
D, E or F December 3rd
G or H December 4th
I, J or K December 5th
L or M December 6th
N, O, P or Q December 7th
R or S December 8th
T, U or V December 9th
W, X, Y or Z December 10th

Florida

Florida Food Stamp benefits are issued during the first 28 days of each month.

Your Florida EBT Deposit Date is based on the 8th and 9th digit of your Food Stamps Case Number (read backwards), dropping the 10th digit.

Use the chart below to find your Florida Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the 9th and 8th digit of your Case number is: Benefits are deposited on the:
00-03 December 1st
04-06 December 2nd
07-10 December 3rd
11-13 December 4th
14-17 December 5th
18-20 December 6th
21-24 December 7th
25-27 December 8th
28-31 December 9th
32-34 December 10th
35-38 December 11th
39-41 December 12th
42-45 December 13th
46-48 December 14th
49-53 December 15th
54-57 December 16th
58-60 December 17th
61-64 December 18th
65-67 December 19th
68-71 December 20th
72-74 December 21st
75-78 December 22nd
79-81 December 23rd
82-85 December 24th
86-88 December 25th
89-92 December 26th
93-95 December 27th
96-99 December 28th

Want to know if you received your Florida SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Florida EBT Card Balance.

 

Georgia

Georgia Food Stamps are issued from the 5th to the 23rd of each month.

Your Georgia EBT Deposit Date is based on the last 2-digits of your ID Number.

Use the chart below to find your Georgia Food Stamps Deposit Date forDecember 2023:

If your ID Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
00-09 December 5th
10-19 December 7th
20-29 December 9th
30-39 December 11th
40-49 December 13th
50-59 December 15th
60-69 December 17th
70-79 December 19th
80-89 December 21st
90-99 December 23rd

Want to know if you received your Georgia SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Georgia EBT Card Balance.

 

Hawaii

Hawaii SNAP benefits are issued from the 3rd to the 5th of each month.

Your Hawaii EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your Last Name.

Use the chart below to find your Hawaii Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the first letter of your Last Name is: Benefits are deposited on the:
A – I December 3rd
J – Z December 5th

Want to know if you received your Hawaii SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Hawaii EBT Card Balance.

 

Idaho

Idaho SNAP benefits are issued during the first 10 days of each month.

Your Idaho EBT Deposit Date is based on the last number of your birth year.

Use the chart below to find your Idaho Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the last digit of your Birth Year is: Benefits are deposited on the:
1 December 1st
2 December 2nd
3 December 3rd
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th
0 December 10th

Want to know if you received your Idaho SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Idaho EBT Card Balance.

Illinois

Illinois SNAP benefits are issued during the first 10 days of each month for newly approved cases.

Your Illinois EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of the Head of Household’s (HOH) individual identification number.

Benefits are made available onDecember 1st, December 3rd, December 4th, December 5th, December 6th, December 7th, December 8th, December 9th, December 10th, December 13th, December 17th, and December 20th of every month, based on a combination of the type of case and the case name.

Recipients may obtain information about eligibility and benefit availability by calling the DHS Help Line at 1-800-843-6154.

For newly approved cases, the availability date is between the 1st and the 10th of the month.

This is based on the month already set in IES and is selected based on the last digit of the Head of Household’s (HOH) individual identification number.

All converted cases keep their Legacy availability date (December 1st, December 2nd, December 3rd, December 4th, December 5th, December 6th, December 7th, December 8th, December 9th, December 10th, December 13th, December 17th, December 20th).

If your IES Head of Household Number ends is: Benefits are deposited on the:
1 December 1st
2 December 2nd
3 December 3rd
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th
0 December 10th

Want to know if you received your Illinois SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Illinois EBT Card Balance.

 

Indiana

Indiana food stamps are issued from the 5th to the 23rd of each month.

Your Indiana EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your Last Name.

Use the chart below to find your Indiana Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the first letter of your Last Name is:
Benefits are deposited on:
A or B December 5th
C or D December 7th
E, F or G December 9th
H or I December 11th
J, K or L December 13th
M or N December 15th
O, P, Q or R December 17th
S December 19th
T, U or V December 21st
W, X, Y or Z December 23rd

Want to know if you received your Indiana SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Indiana EBT Card Balance.

 

Iowa

Iowa food stamp benefits are issued during the first 10 days of each month.

Your Iowa EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your Last Name.

Use the chart below to find your Iowa Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the first letter of your Last Name is: Benefits are deposited on:
A or B December 1st
C or D December 2nd
E, F or G December 3rd
H or I December 4th
J, K or L December 5th
M, N or O December 6th
P, Q or R December 7th
S December 8th
T, U or V December 9th
W, X, Y or Z December 10th

Want to know if you received your Iowa SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Iowa EBT Card Balance.

 

Kansas

Kansas food stamp benefits are issued during the first 10 days of each month.

Your Kansas EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your Last Name.

Use the chart below to find your Kansas Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the first letter of your Last Name is: Benefits are deposited on the:
A or B December 1st
C or D December 2nd
E, F or G December 3rd
H, I or J December 4th
K or L December 5th
M December 6th
N, O, P, Q or R December 7th
S December 8th
T, U or V December 9th
W, X, Y or Z December 10th

Want to know if you received your Kansas SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Kansas EBT Card Balance.

 

Kentucky

Kentucky food stamp benefits are issued during the first 19 days of each month.

Your Kentucky EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your Kentucky Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 December 1st
1 December 3rd
2 December 5th
3 December 7th
4 December 9th
5 December 11th
6 December 13th
7 December 15th
8 December 17th
9 December 19th

Louisiana

Louisiana food stamp benefits are issued from the 1st to the 23rd of each month.

Your Louisiana EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your Louisiana Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your SSN ends in: Your benefits will be available on the:
0 December 5th
1 December 7th
2 December 9th
3 December 11th
4 December 13th
5 December 15th
6 December 17th
7 December 19th
8 December 21st
9 December 23rd

Want to know if you received your Louisiana SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Louisiana EBT Card Balance.

 

Maine

Maine food stamp benefits are issued from the 10th to the 14th of each month.

Your Maine EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your birth date.

Use the chart below to find your Maine Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the last digit of your Birth Day ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 or 9 December 10th
1 or 8 December 11th
2 or 3 December 12th
4 or 7 December 13th
5 or 6 December 14th

For example, if you were born on December 10th, you would receive your benefits on the 10th every month.

Want to know if you received your Maine SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Maine EBT Card Balance.

 

Maryland

Maryland SNAP benefits are issued from the 4th to the 23rd of each month.

Your Maryland EBT Deposit Date is based on the first 3 letters of your last name.

Use the chart below to find your Maryland Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the first three letters of your Last Name are between:
Benefits are deposited on the:
AAA and BAO December 4th
BAP and BQZ December 5th
BRA and CAQ December 6th
CAR and COQ December 7th
COR and DIZ December 8th
DJA and FIS December 9th
FIT and GON December 10th
GOO and HAX December 11th
HAY and JAB December 12th
JAC and KIM December 13th
KIN and LOX December 14th
LOY and MCO December 15th
MCP and NEF December 16th
NEG and PGZ December 17th
PHA and RIC December 18th
RID and SDZ December 19th
SEA and STC December 20th
STD and TRA December 21st
TRB and WES December 22nd
WET and ZZZ December 23rd

Want to know if you received your Maryland SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Maryland EBT Card Balance.

 

Massachusetts

Massachusetts SNAP benefits are issued during the first 14 days of each month.

Your Massachusetts EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your Massachusetts Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Social Security Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 December 1st
1 December 2nd
2 December 4th
3 December 5th
4 December 7th
5 December 8th
6 December 10th
7 December 11th
8 December 13th
9 December 14th

Want to know if you received your Massachusetts SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Massachusetts EBT Card Balance.

 

Michigan

Michigan SNAP benefits are issued from the 3rd to the 21st of each month.

Your Michigan EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your ID Number.

Use the chart below to find your Michigan Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your ID Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 December 3rd
1 December 5th
2 December 7th
3 December 9th
4 December 11th
5 December 13th
6 December 15th
7 December 17th
8 December 19th
9 December 21st

Want to know if you received your Michigan SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Michigan EBT Card Balance.

 

Minnesota

Minnesota SNAP benefits are issued from the 4th to the 13th of each month.

Your Minnesota EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your Minnesota Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th
0 December 10th
1 December 11th
2 December 12th
3 December 13th

Want to know if you received your Minnesota SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Minnesota EBT Card Balance.

 

Mississippi

Mississippi SNAP benefits are issued from the 4th to the 21st of each month.

Your Mississippi EBT Deposit Date is based on the last two digits of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your Mississippi Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
00-04 December 4th
05-10 December 5th
11-16 December 6th
17-22 December 7th
23-28 December 8th
29-34 December 9th
35-40 December 10th
41-46 December 11th
47-52 December 12th
53-58 December 13th
59-64 December 14th
65-69 December 15th
70-74 December 16th
75-79 December 17th
80-84 December 18th
85-89 December 19th
90-94 December 20th
95-99 December 21st

Want to know if you received your Minnesota SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Minnesota EBT Card Balance.

 

Missouri

Missouri SNAP benefits are issued during the first 22 days of each month.

Your Missouri EBT Deposit Date is based on your birth month and the first letter of your last name.

Use the chart below to find your Missouri Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

Your Birth Month and first letter of your Last Name: Benefits are deposited on the:
January and first letter of last name is A-K December 1st
January and first letter of last name is L-Z December 2nd
February and first letter of last name is A-K December 3rd
February and first letter of last name is L-Z December 4th
March and first letter of last name is A-K December 5th
March and first letter of last name is L-Z December 6th
April and first letter of last name is A-Z December 7th
May and first letter of last name is A-K December 8th
May and first letter of last name is L-Z December 9th
June and first letter of last name is A-K December 10th
June and first letter of last name is L-Z December 11th
July and first letter of last name is A-K December 12th
July and first letter of last name is L-Z December 13th
August and first letter of last name is A-K December 14th
August and first letter of last name is L-Z December 15th
September and first letter of last name is A-K December 16th
September and first letter of last name is L-Z December 17th
October and first letter of last name is A-K December 18th
October and first letter of last name is L-Z December 19th
November and first letter of last name is A-K December 20th
November and first letter of last name is L-Z December 21st
December and first letter of last name is A-Z December 22nd

Want to know if you received your Minnesota SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Minnesota EBT Card Balance.

 

Montana

Montana SNAP benefits are issued during the first 6 days of each month.

Your Montana EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your Montana Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 or 1 December 2nd
2 or 3 December 3rd
4 or 5 December 4th
6 or 7 December 5th
8 or 9 December 6th

Want to know if you received your Montana SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Montana EBT Card Balance.

 

Nebraska

Nebraska SNAP benefits are issued during the first 5 days of each month.

Your Nebraska EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your Nebraska Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your SSN ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
1 or 2 December 1st
3 or 4 December 2nd
5 or 6 December 3rd
7 or 8 December 4th
9 or 0 December 5th

Want to know if you received your Nebraska SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Nebraska EBT Card Balance.

 

Nevada

Nevada SNAP benefits are issued on the first day of each month.

The Nevada EBT Deposit Date is the same for every food stamps recipient in the state.

Your Nevada Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023 is: Friday, December 1st

Want to know if you received your Nevada SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Nevada EBT Card Balance.

 

New Hampshire

New Hampshire SNAP benefits are issued on the 5th day of each month.

The New Hampshire EBT Deposit Date is the same for every food stamps recipient in the state.

Your New Hampshire Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023 is: Tuesday, December 5th

Want to know if you received your New Hampshire EBT benefits? Check your New Hampshire EBT Card Balance.

 

New Jersey

New Jersey SNAP benefits are issued during the first 5 days of each month.

Your New Jersey EBT Deposit Date is based on the 7th digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your New Jersey Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the 7th digit of your Case Number is: Benefits are deposited on the:
1 or 2 December 1st
3 or 4 December 2nd
5 or 6 December 3rd
7 or 8 December 4th
9 or 0 December 5th

Want to know if you received your New Jersey EBT benefits? Check your New Jersey EBT Card Balance.

 

New Mexico

New Mexico SNAP benefits are issued during the first 20 days of each month.

Your New Mexico EBT Deposit Date is based on the last 2-digits of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your New Mexico Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the last two digits of your SSN is: Benefits are deposited on the:
11, 31, 51, 71, 91 December 1st
01, 21, 41, 61, 81 December 2nd
12, 32, 52, 72, 92 December 3rd
02, 22, 42, 62, 82 December 4th
13, 33, 53, 73, 93 December 5th
03, 23, 43, 63, 83 December 6th
14, 34, 54, 74, 94 December 7th
04, 24, 44, 64, 84 December 8th
15, 35, 55, 75, 95 December 9th
05, 25, 45, 65, 85 December 10th
16, 36, 56, 76, 96 December 11th
06, 26, 46, 66, 86 December 12th
17, 37, 57, 77, 97 December 13th
07, 27, 47, 67, 87 December 14th
18, 38, 58, 78, 98 December 15th
08, 28, 48, 68, 88 December 16th
19, 39, 59, 79, 99 December 17th
09, 29, 49, 69, 89 December 18th
10, 30, 50, 70, 90 December 19th
00, 20, 40, 60, 80 December 20th

Want to know if you received your New Mexico EBT benefits? Check your New Mexico EBT Card Balance.

 

New York

New York SNAP benefits are issued on separate schedules for New York State and New York City.

For New York State, benefits are issued during the first 9 days of each month.

Your New York State EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your New York Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

All New York Counties Except NYC
If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 or 1 December 1st
2 December 2nd
3 December 3rd
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th

For New York City, benefits are issued during the first 2 weeks of each month, not including Sundays or holidays.

Your New York City EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number, also referred to as the “Toe Digit”.

Use the chart below to find your New York City Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

New York City SNAP Deposit Dates for December 2023
If your Toe Digit is: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 December 1st
1 December 4th
2 December 5th
3 December 6th
4 December 7th
5 December 8th
6 December 11th
7 December 12th
8 December 13th
9 December 14th

Want to know if you received your New York EBT benefits? Check your New York EBT Card Balance.

 

North Carolina

North Carolina SNAP benefits are issued from the 3rd to the 21st of each month.

Your North Carolina EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your North Carolina Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your SSN ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
1 December 3rd
2 December 5th
3 December 7th
4 December 9th
5 December 11th
6 December 13th
7 December 15th
8 December 17th
9 December 19th
0 December 21st

Want to know if you received your North Carolina SNAP EBT benefits? Check your North Carolina EBT Card Balance.

 

North Dakota

North Dakota SNAP benefits are issued on the first day of each month.

The North Dakota EBT Deposit Date is the same for every food stamp recipient in the state.

Your North Dakota Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023 is: Friday, December 1st

Want to know if you received your North Dakota SNAP EBT benefits? Check your North Dakota EBT Card Balance.

 

Ohio

Ohio SNAP benefits are issued from the 2nd to the 20th of each month.

Your Ohio EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your Ohio Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on:
0 December 2nd
1 December 4th
2 December 6th
3 December 8th
4 December 10th
5 December 12th
6 December 14th
7 December 16th
8 December 18th
9 December 20th

Want to know if you received your Ohio SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Ohio EBT Card Balance.

 

Oklahoma

Oklahoma SNAP benefits are issued during the first 5 days of each month.

Your Oklahoma EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your Oklahoma Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 – 3 December 1st
4 – 6 December 5th
7 – 9 December 5th

Want to know if you received your Oklahoma SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Oklahoma EBT Card Balance.

 

Oregon

Oregon SNAP benefits are issued during the first 9 days of each month.

Your Oregon EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your Oregon Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your SSN ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 or 1 December 1st
2 December 2nd
3 December 3rd
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th

Want to know if you received your Oregon SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Oregon EBT Card Balance.

 

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania SNAP benefits are issued on a different day each month.

Your Pennsylvania EBT Deposit Date is based on your assigned Payment Date Number.

Use the chart below to find your Pennsylvania Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Payment Date Number is: Benefits are deposited on:
1 December 1st
2 December 4th
3 December 5th
4 December 6th
5 December 7th
6 December 8th
7 December 11th
8 December 12th
9 December 13th
10 December 14th

Want to know if you received your Pennsylvania SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Pennsylvania EBT Card Balance.

 

Rhode Island

Rhode Island SNAP benefits are issued on the first day of each month.

The Rhode Island EBT Deposit Date is the same for each food stamp recipient in the state.

Your Rhode Island Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023 is: Friday, December 1st

Want to know if you received your Rhode Island SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Rhode Island EBT Card Balance.

 

South Carolina

South Carolina SNAP benefits are issued during the first 19 days of each month.

Your South Carolina EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

South Carolina has two different deposit schedules based on when you were approved for food stamp benefits.

Use the charts below to find your South Carolina Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your food stamp benefits were approved before October 1st 2012, use the deposit schedule below:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
1 December 1st
2 December 2nd
3 December 3rd
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th
0 December 10th

However, if your food stamps were approved or you re-applied for benefits after September 1st, 2012, use the deposit schedule below:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
1 December 11th
2 December 2nd
3 December 13th
4 December 4th
5 December 15th
6 December 6th
7 December 17th
8 December 8th
9 December 19th
0 December 10th

Want to know if you received your South Carolina SNAP EBT benefits? Check your South Carolina EBT Card Balance.

 

South Dakota

South Dakota SNAP benefits are issued on the 10th day of each month.

The South Dakota EBT Deposit Date is the same for each food stamp recipient in the state.

Your South Dakota Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023 is: Sunday, December 10th

Want to know if you received your South Dakota SNAP EBT benefits? Check your South Dakota EBT Card Balance.

 

Tennessee

Tennessee SNAP benefits are issued during the first 20 days of each month.

Your Tennessee EBT Deposit Date is based on the last two digits of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your Tennessee Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the last two digits of your SSN are: Benefits are deposited on the:
00-04 December 1st
05-09 December 2nd
10-14 December 3rd
15-19 December 4th
20-24 December 5th
25-29 December 6th
30-34 December 7th
35-39 December 8th
40-44 December 9th
45-49 December 10th
50-54 December 11th
55-59 December 12th
60-64 December 13th
65-69 December 14th
70-74 December 15th
75-79 December 16th
80-84 December 17th
85-89 December 18th
90-94 December 19th
95-99 December 20th

Want to know if you received your Tennessee EBT benefits? Check your Tennessee EBT Card Balance.

 

Texas

Texas SNAP benefits are issued during the first 15 days of each month.

Your Texas EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your EDG Number.

Use the chart below to find your Texas Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the Last digit of your EDG Number is: Benefits are deposited on the:
0 December 1st
1 December 3rd
2 December 5th
3 December 6th
4 December 7th
5 December 9th
6 December 11th
7 December 12th
8 December 13th
9 December 15th

Want to know if you received your Texas EBT benefits? Check your Texas EBT Card Balance.

 

Utah

Utah SNAP benefits are issued from the 5th to the 15th of each month.

Your Utah EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your Last Name.

Use the chart below to find your Utah Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the First Letter of your Last Name is: Benefits are deposited on the:
A – G December 5th
H – O December 11th
P – Z December 15th

Want to know if you received your Utah SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Utah EBT Card Balance.

 

Vermont

Vermont SNAP benefits are issued during the first day of each month.

The Vermont EBT Deposit Date is is the same for each food stamps recipient in the state.

Your Vermont Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023 is: Friday, December 1st

Want to know if you received your Vermont SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Vermont EBT Card Balance.

 

Virginia

Virginia SNAP benefits are issued during the first 9 days of each month.

Your Virginia EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your Virginia Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in: Benefits are deposited on the:
0-3 December 1st
4-5 December 4th
6-7 December 7th
8-9 December 9th

Want to know if you received your Virginia SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Virginia EBT Card Balance.

 

Washington

Washington SNAP benefits are issued during the first 10 days of each month.

Your Washington EBT Deposit Date is based on the last digit of your Case Number.

Use the chart below to find your Washington Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If your Case Number ends in:
Benefits are deposited on the:
1 December 1st
2 December 2nd
3 December 3rd
4 December 4th
5 December 5th
6 December 6th
7 December 7th
8 December 8th
9 December 9th
0 December 10th

Want to know if you received your Washington SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Washington EBT Card Balance.

 

West Virginia

West Virginia SNAP benefits are issued during the first 9 days of each month.

Your West Virginia EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your Last Name.

Use the chart below to find your West Virginia Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the First Letter of your Last Name is:
Benefits are deposited on the:
B, X, Y or Z December 1st
C or F December 2nd
H, N or V December 3rd
I, M, O or U December 4th
Q or S December 5th
A or W December 6th
J, K or P December 7th
D, E or R December 8th
G, L or T December 9th

Want to know if you received your West Virginia SNAP EBT benefits? Check your West Virginia EBT Card Balance.

Wisconsin

Wisconsin SNAP benefits are issued during the first 15 days of each month.

Your Wisconsin EBT Deposit Date is based on the 8th digit of your Social Security Number (SSN).

Use the chart below to find your Wisconsin Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the eighth digit of your SSN is:
Benefits are deposited on the:
0 December 2nd
1 December 3rd
2 December 5th
3 December 6th
4 December 8th
5 December 9th
6 December 11th
7 December 12th
8 December 14th
9 December 15th

Want to know if you received your Wisconsin SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Wisconsin EBT Card Balance.

 

Wyoming

Wyoming SNAP benefits are issued during the first 4 days of each month.

Your Wyoming EBT Deposit Date is based on the first letter of your Last Name.

Use the chart below to find your Wyoming Food Stamps Deposit Date for December 2023:

If the First Letter of your Last Name is:
Benefits are deposited on the:
A – D December 1st
E – K December 2nd
L – R December 3rd
S – Z December 4th

Want to know if you received your Wyoming SNAP EBT benefits? Check your Wyoming EBT Card Balance.

Food Stamps Deposit Dates by State – December 2023

Get the complete list of all Food Stamp Deposit Dates by State for December 2023 below:

Food Stamps Deposit Dates for December 2023 by State
State EBT Payment Dates
Alabama December 4th – December 23rd
Alaska December 1st
Arizona December 1st – December 13th
Arkansas December 4th – December 13th
California December 1st – December 10th
Colorado December 1st – December 10th
Connecticut December 1st – December 3rd
Delaware December 2nd – December 23rd
District of Columbia December 1st – December 10th
Florida December 1st – December 28th
Georgia December 5th – December 23rd
Hawaii December 3rd – December 5th
Idaho December 1st – December 10th
Illinois December 1st – December 20th
Indiana December 5th – December 23rd
Iowa December 1st – December 10th
Kansas December 1st – December 10th
Kentucky December 1st – December 19th
Louisiana December 1st – December 23rd
Maine December 10th – December 14th
Maryland December 4th – December 23rd
Massachusetts December 1st – December 14th
Michigan December 3rd – December 21st
Minnesota December 4th – December 13th
Mississippi December 4th – December 21st
Missouri December 1st – December 22nd
Montana December 2nd – December 6th
Nebraska December 1st – December 5th
Nevada December 1st
New Hampshire December 5th
New Jersey December 1st – December 5th
New Mexico December 1st – December 20th
New York December 1st – December 14th
North Carolina December 3rd – December 21st
North Dakota December 1st
Ohio December 2nd – December 20th
Oklahoma December 1st – December 5th
Oregon December 1st – December 9th
Pennsylvania December 1st – December 14th
Rhode Island December 1st
South Carolina December 1st – December 19th
South Dakota December 10th
Tennessee December 1st – December 20th
Texas December 1st – December 15th
Utah December 5th – December 15th
Vermont December 1st
Virginia December 1st – December 9th
Washington December 1st – December 10th
West Virginia December 1st – December 9th
Wisconsin December 2nd – December 15th
Wyoming December 1st – December 4th

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Maximum and Average Monthly SNAP Benefits for December 2023

The average SNAP benefit amount is $180 for an individual.

However, there are those who can receive the maximum benefit, depending on the number of members of their family, as well as their economic situation.

Here are the maximum SNAP benefit payment amounts for 2023.

Here are the maximum and average monthly SNAP benefits by household size for 2023:

Maximum & Average SNAP Benefit Amount by Household Size for Fiscal Year 2024
Effective October 1, 2023 – September 30, 2024
Household Size Maximum Monthly SNAP Benefit Amount
Estimated Average Monthly SNAP Benefit Amount
1 $291 $195
2 $535 $359
3 $766 $577
4 $973 $684
5 $1,155 $818
6 $1,386 $1,011
7 $1,532 $1,048
8 $1,751 $1,150
Each Additional Household Member: Add $219

Food Stamps Schedule for December 2023 Summary

We hope this article on the Food Stamps Schedule for December 2023 was helpful to you.

Get the Food Stamps EBT Deposit Schedule for November 2023 here.

If you have any additional questions about the SNAP Schedule for December 2023, please let us know in the comments section below.

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Carrie Brenner

Carrie is a lead writer and editor for Food Stamps Now. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from Salisbury University. Carrie specializes in content creation, website development, graphic design, SEO and content strategy for Food Stamps Now. She is passionate about helping low income Americans access the resources and information to improve their quality of life.

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