2016 HHS Federal Poverty Guidelines

Executive Summary

Updated HHS poverty guidelines to account for last calendar year?s increase in prices as measured by the Consumer Price Index.

2016 Poverty Guidelines for the 48 Contiguous States and the District of Columbia
Persons in family/householdPoverty guideline
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4,160 for each additional person.
1$11,880
216,020
320,160
424,300
528,440
632,580
736,730
840,890
2016 Poverty Guidelines for Alaska
Persons in family/householdPoverty guideline
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $5,200 for each additional person.
1$14,840
220,020
325,200
430,380
535,560
640,740
745,920
851,120
2016 Poverty Guidelines for Hawaii
Persons in family/householdPoverty guideline
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4,780 for each additional person.
1$13,670
218,430
323,190
427,950
532,710
637,470
742,230
847,010

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