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LIHEAP and WAP Income Guidelines

LIHEAP (Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program) Income Guidelines

(October 1, 2020 - September 30, 2021)

The total household income for an applicant must be at or below 175% of the 2020 federal poverty guidelines which are listed below:

LIHEAP Federal Poverty Guidelines for Iowa

Size of Household

Annual Gross Income *  **

1

$22,330

2$30,170
3$38,010
4$45,850
5$53,690
6$61,530
7$69,370
8$77,210

* For households with more than eight members, add $7,840 annually for each additional member.

** All income will be annualized.  Income will be collected for a 30 day period – counting back 30 calendar days from the day before the date of application. 


WAP (Weatherization Assistance Program) Income Guidelines

(April 1, 2020 - March 31, 2021)

The total household income for an applicant must be at or below 200% of the 2019 federal poverty guidelines which are listed below:

Weatherization Federal Poverty Guidelines for Iowa

Size of Household

Annual Gross Income*  **

1$25,520
2$34,480
3$43,440
4$52,400
5$61,360
6$70,320
7$79,280
8$88,240

* For households with more than eight members, add $8,960 annually for each additional member.

** All income will be annualized.  Income will be collected for a 30 day period – counting back 30 calendar days from the day before the date of application

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.