Aiken ranks 10th in South Carolina total disabled OASDI beneficiaries in 2018


There were 7,215 disabled OASDI beneficiaries in Aiken in 2018, ranking it 10th in South Carolina, 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 South Carolina.

Field Offices Ranking by Number of Disabled Workers in South Carolina (2018)
Rank
Field Office
Number of Retired Workers
1
Greenville
20,590
2
Columbia
18,640
3
Charleston
18,590
4
Spartanburg
17,855
5
Myrtle Beach
13,545
6
Florence
12,540
7
Anderson
11,575
8
Rock Hill
11,450
9
Sumter
8,515
10
Aiken
7,215
11
Orangeburg
5,230
12
Greenwood
5,190
13
Clinton
4,840
14
Georgetown
3,980
14
Beaufort
3,980
16
Walterboro
3,830
17
Bennettsville
3,350
18
Augusta, GA
1,695

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