Food Stamps

How to Qualify--Income

The amount of money everyone in your household earns each month must equal less than the limit listed below, UNLESS all members are receiving Family Employment Program financial assistance or SSI.

Gross income means a household’s total income before any deductions have been taken out.

Effective: October 1, 2016

 

HH
Size

 

Gross Monthly Income Limits 
130% of Poverty 

 


 Gross Monthly Income for
Elderly/Disabled Households
Who Share Food But Want
a Separate Case
(See policy 254) 

Maximum Monthly
Allotment

 

1 1287 1634 194
2 1736 2203 357
3 2184 2772 511
4 2633 3342 649
5 3081 3911 771
6 3530 4480 925
7 3980 5051 1022
8 4430 5623 1169
9 4881 6195 1315
10 5332 6767 1461

For each additional member add:

  451 572 146