Hunger Facts

Food Insecurity is the state of being without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food.

Hays County has a food insecurity rate of 15.6% with 24,790 food insecure people.

In Hays County, 42% of food insecure children are ineligible for federal nutrition

Texas ranks #4 in the nation for food insecurity in adults over the age of 50.

The average cost of a meal in Hays County is $2.53.