Grand Junction ranks 10th in Colorado total widow and parent beneficiaries in 2018


There were 2,380 OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Grand Junction in 2018, ranking it the 10th in Colorado, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

The Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI) is a program of the Social Security Administration funded primarily through payroll taxes. It was signed into law in 1935 by then-President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

The OASDI program aims to supplement a worker's lost wages due to retirement, disability or death of a spouse.

The following table shows Social Security field offices ranked by number of widow and parent beneficiaries in Colorado.

Field Offices Ranking by Number of Widow and Parent Beneficiaries in Colorado (2018)

Rank
Field Office
Number of Widow and Parent Beneficiaries
1
Lakewood
8,155
2
Colorado Springs
7,500
3
Littleton
5,325
4
Aurora
5,320
5
Greeley
3,565
6
Louisville
3,535
7
Fort Collins
3,330
8
Pueblo
2,605
9
Denver
2,565
10
Grand Junction
2,380
11
Montrose
1,440
12
Canon City
1,265
13
Durango
1,180
14
Glenwood Springs
760
15
Alamosa
680
16
La Junta
660
17
Trinidad
440

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