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LIHEAP and WAP Income Guidelines

See the income guidelines below to determine whether you qualify for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and the Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP).

LIHEAP (Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program) Income Guidelines 
(October 1, 2017 - September 30, 2018)

The total household income for an applicant must be at or below 175% of the 2017 federal poverty guidelines which are listed below:

Size of Household30 Day Gross Income* **Annual Gross Income* **
1$1,759$21,105
2$2,368$28,420
3$2,978$35,735
4$3,588$43,050
5$4,197$50,365
6$4,807$57,680
7$5,416$64,995
8$6,026$72,310

* For households with more than eight members, add $610 per 30-day period or $7,315 annually for each additional member.

** Calculations are based on what an applicant earns within the last 30 days, and may be more than what the applicant received in the last 30 days.

WAP (Weatherization Assistance Program) Income Guidelines 
(April 1, 2017 - March 31, 2018)

The total household income for an applicant must be at or below 200% of the 2017 federal poverty guidelines which are listed below:

Size of Household30 Day Gross Income* **Annual Gross Income* **
1$2,010$24,120
2$2,707$32,480
3$3,403$40,840
4$4,100$49,200
5$4,797$57,560
6$5,493$65,920
7$6,190$74,280
8$6,887$82,640

* For households with more than eight members, add $697 per 30-day period or $8,360 annually for each additional member.

** Calculations are based on what an applicant earns within the last 30 days, and may be more than what the applicant received in the last 30 days.

NOTE: If the household is receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Family Investment Program (FIP) Assistance, the household is eligible to receive Weatherization services, regardless of income.