Hunger in America

Hunger exists in every community of our country. 1 in 7 people struggle to get enough to eat. Learn about our neighbors in need and how they get by.
Impact of Hunger: Hunger affects more than a particular area or population.
In This Section: Hunger and PovertyChild HungerSenior HungerAfrican American HungerLatino Hunger
Many people believe that hunger only affects a certain population or area. In fact, hunger affects the whole country's ability to thrive. Learn More
Hunger in Your Community: Read more about hunger in your community through those experiencing it.
Hunger in America: Your Hunger Stories Meet some of our neighbors and friends who are struggling with hunger in addition to stories from people who have shared how the issue of hunger touches them. Get their stories
Map of hunger in America with statistics and research from Feeding America.
In This Section: Map the Meal GapThe Hunger StudyLatino Hunger ResearchHunger's New StapleSpotlight on Senior HungerIn Short Supply: Everyday Essentials
Feeding America research studies look at facts and data then inform decisions about how we work as a nationwide network of food banks to get food to people in need. Learn More
News and Updates from Feeding America: Get the latest information about hunger in America.
In This Section: Our PerspectiveOur VideosHunger in the NewsPress Room

Get the latest information about hunger in America, the newest programs to address the problem and perspectives on the issue. Learn More

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