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Georgia SNAP Payment Schedule for August 2022

In the state of Georgia, there are currently about 796,583 households receiving SNAP benefits or Food Stamps, with 1,607,936 Georgians receiving benefits in April 2022 alone. If you are currently receiving SNAP benefits in Georgia, 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 Georgia SNAP Payment Schedule for August 2022.

See the September 2022 Payment Schedule.

Also available is the October 2022 SNAP Payment Schedule.

"Georgia SNAP Payment Schedule for August"

Georgia SNAP Payment Schedule for August 2022

In the state of Georgia, SNAP benefits are distributed by the Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS).

In addition, there is no single date on which all SNAP benefits are issued.

Instead, benefits are sent out over a 10 day period every month, based on the last two digits of your ID number.

See below for the Georgia SNAP payment schedule for August 2022.

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

How much will I get in Georgia

The chart below shows the maximum SNAP benefits you can get based on the number of people in your household.

To calculate the exact amount you are likely to get based on your household income, see our post on Georgia SNAP Calculator.

Household Size Maximum SNAP Allotment
1 $250
2 $459
3 $658
4 $835
5 $992
6 $1,190
7 $1,316
8 $1,504
For each additional member over 8 $188

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Food Stamps: August Benefits for Georgia Recipients

All SNAP households should receive their August benefits according to schedule.

If you did not receive your food stamps on schedule, call the SNAP office to find out why.

You can use your SNAP benefits to shop online, including on Amazon.

Additionally, you can use SNAP benefits to purchase produce at farmers’ markets, including markets that offer double bucks.

What Grocery Stores accept EBT in Georgia?

There are hundreds of stores that accept EBT Cards in Georgia. An easy way to tell if a store accepts EBT as payment is to look for an EBT sign in the front store window. Another sure way to tell if a store accepts EBT is to ask any store employee.

A variety of stores including superstores, pharmacies, general stores, gas stations, convenience stores, specialty food stores, and farmer’s markets accept EBT in Georgia.

Some major grocery store chains that accept EBT in Georgia include:

For a complete list of grocery stores that accept Georgia EBT Card as payment, check out our list here.

Georgia SNAP Payment Schedule for August 2022 Summary

Here’s the bottom line about Georgia SNAP Payment Schedule for August 2022:

SNAP households in all counties in Georgia should have their SNAP deposits between August 5th – 23rd.


We hope this post on Georgia SNAP Payment Schedule for August was helpful.

If you have further questions about Georgia SNAP or EBT Card, please let us know in the comments section below.

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