WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines – 185% Poverty Level
(Effective from June 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015)

48 Contiguous States, D.C., Guam and Territories

 

Persons in Family or Household Size

Annual

Monthly

Twice-Monthly

Bi-Weekly

Weekly

1 $21,590 $1,800 $900 $831 $416
2 29,101 2,426 1,213 1,120 560
3 36,612 3,051 1,526 1,409 705
4 44,123 3,677 1,839 1,698 849
5 51,634 4,303 2,152 1,986 993
6 59,145 4,929 2,465 2,275 1,138
7 66,656 5,555 2,778 2,564 1,282
8 74,167 6,181 3,091 2,853 1,427
Each Add’l Member Add +$7,511 +626 +313 +289 +145

 

Count a pregnant woman as 2

For each additional family member, add $7,437 to the yearly income. (For example, a family of 9 making $80,753 a year is income eligible for WIC. Certification to the program is based upon residential eligibility, categorical eligibility, income eligibility (185% of poverty) and nutritional need based on a medical/nutritional assessment.