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Federal Poverty Guidelines - 2016

Date: 
01/27/2016
Author: 
MLRI

The charts below set forth the annual, monthly and weekly 2016 Federal Poverty Guidelines (based on HHS thresholds).  In addition, the annual, monthly and weekly 115% of poverty, 125% of poverty,  187.5%, 200% of poverty and 300% of poverty amounts are listed. Finally, you can download these charts as a PDF or as an Excel spreadsheet, by clicking the links under the heading "Attachments to Download."   (The charts from 2015 are also attached.)

100% of the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines
Family Size Annual Monthly Weekly
1 $11,880 $990 $228
2 $16,020 $1,335 $308
3 $20,160 $1,680 $388
4 $24,300 $2,025 $467
5 $28,440 $2,370 $547
6 $32,580 $2,715 $627
7 $36,730 $3,061 $706
8 $40,890 $3,408 $786
Each Add'l $4,160 $347 $80
115% of the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines
Family Size Annual Monthly Weekly
1 $13,662 $ 1,139 $263
2 $18,423 $1,535 $354
3 $23,184 $1,932 $446
4 $27,945 $2,329 $537
5 $32,706 $2,723 $629
6 $37,467 $3,122 $721
7 $42,240 $3,520 $812
8 $47,024 $3,919 $904
Each Add'l $4,784 $399 $92
125% of the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines
Family Size Annual Monthly Weekly
1 $14,850 $1,238 $286
2 $20,025 $1,669 $385
3 $25,200 $2,100 $485
4 $30,375 $2,531 $584
5 $35,550 $2,963 $684
6 $40,725 $3,394 $783
7 $45,913 $3,826 $883
8 $51,113 $4,259 $983
Each Add'l $5,200 $433 $100
187.5% of the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines
Family Size Annual Monthly Weekly
1 $22,275 $1,856 $428
2 $30,038 $2,503 $578
3 $37,800 $3,150 $727
4 $45,563 $3,797 $876
5 $53,325 $4,444 $1,025
6 $61,088 $5,091 $1,175
7 $68,869 $5,739 $1,324
8 $76,669 $6,389 $1,474
Each Add'l $7,800 $650 $150
200% of the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines
Family Size Annual Monthly Weekly
1 $23,760 $1,980 $457
2 $32,040 $2,670 $616
3 $40,320 $3,360 $775
4 $48,600 $4,050 $935
5 $56,880 $4,740 $1,094
6 $65,160 $5,430 $1,253
7 $73,460 $6,122 $1,413
8 $81,780 $6,815 $1,573
Each Add'l $8,320 $693 $160
300% of the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines
Family Size Annual Monthly Weekly
1 $ 35,640 $2,970 $685
2 $48,060 $4,005 $924
3 $60,480 $5,040 $1,163
4 $72,900 $6,075 $1,402
5 $85,320 $7,110 $1,641
6 $97,740 $8,145 $1,880
7 $110,190 $9,183 $2,119
8 $122,670 $10,223 $2,359
Each Add'l $12,480 $1,040 $240