Determine Eligibility

Household income is used to determine eligibility for many Human Services programs. Depending on the program, the applicant is required to meet different percentages of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. Please refer to the chart below for details.  

Federal Poverty Guidelines

  1. 1 Person Household

    Household incomes

    • 100% of poverty level: $12,760
    • 125% of poverty level: $15,950
    • 138% of poverty level: $17,609
    • 150% of poverty level: $19,140
  2. 2 Person Household

    Household incomes

    • 100% of poverty level: $17,240
    • 125% of poverty level: $21,550
    • 138% of poverty level: $23,791
    • 150% of poverty level: $25,860
  3. 3 Person Household

    Household incomes

    • 100% of poverty level: $21,720
    • 125% of poverty level: $27,150
    • 138% of poverty level: $29,974
    • 150% of poverty level: $32,580
  4. 4 Person Household

    Household incomes

    • 100% of poverty level: $26,200
    • 125% of poverty level: $32,750
    • 138% of poverty level: $36,156
    • 150% of poverty level: $39,300
  5. 5 Person Household

    Household incomes

    • 100% of poverty level: $30,680
    • 125% of poverty level: $38,350
    • 138% of poverty level: $42,338
    • 150% of poverty level: $46,020
  6. 6 Person Household

    Household incomes

    • 100% of poverty level: $35,160
    • 125% of poverty level: $43,950
    • 138% of poverty level: $48,521
    • 150% of poverty level: $52,740

Income guidelines are subject to change as per the federal register.