2011/2012 HHS Poverty Guidelines

For all states (except Alaska and Hawaii) and for the District of Columbia
Size of family
unit
100
Percent
of Poverty
116
Percent
of Poverty
150
Percent
of Poverty
200
Percent
of Poverty
1 $10,890 $12,632 $16,335 $21,780
2 $14,710 $17,064 $22,065 $29,420
3 $18,530 $21,495 $27,795 $37,060
4 $22,350 $25,926 $33,525 $44,700
5 $26,170 $30,357 $39,255 $52,340
6 $29,990 $34,788 $44,985 $59,980
7 $33,810 $39,220 $50,715 $67,620
8 $37,630 $43,651 $56,445 $75,260

For family units with more than 8 members, add $4,431 for each additional person at 116 percent of poverty.

Note: For optional use in FFY 2011 and mandatory use in FFY 2012

Page last updated: September 9, 2013