Bangor ranks first in Maine total disabled OASDI beneficiaries in 2018

There were 12,090 disabled OASDI beneficiaries in Bangor in 2018, ranking it first in Maine, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

The Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI) program 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 disabled workers in Maine.

Field Offices Ranking by Number of Disabled Workers in Maine (2018)
Rank
Field Office
Number of Retired Workers
1
Bangor
12,090
2
Portland
10,590
3
Auburn
8,610
4
Saco
6,300
5
Waterville
5,595
6
Augusta
4,645
7
Presque Isle
3,960
8
Rockland
2,880
9
Portsmouth, NH
1,200
10
Littleton, NH
5

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