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WIC Eligibility Assessment 

Your response to the previous question allows you to continue our assessment.  Please review the following chart then choose the option on the right below that best describes your family and income.  Please note: There are some exceptions to the standard income guidelines that may qualify you for WIC benefits.  If your income is slightly above the guidelines given below, go to our Local Agency Search (opens a new browser window) to discuss your potential eligibility with a WIC staff person.

Number of persons in Family Unit*: Unborn children should be counted in family total.
Example: Pregnant woman with a single unborn child are counted as two (2) in family unit.
Pregnant woman with two unborn children (twins) are counted as three (3).


 

WIC Income Guideline Table - 185% Federal Poverty Level
Effective April 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015

GROSS INCOME
(Before taxes)

 

Number of persons in Family Unit*

Annual

Monthly

Twice Monthly

Bi-Weekly

Weekly

OPTION

1

$21,590

$1,800

$900

$831

$416

A

2

$29,101

$2,426

$1,213

$1,120

$560

B

3

$36,612

$3,051

$1,526

$1,409

$705

C

4

$44,123

$3,677

$1,839

$1,698

$849

D

5

$51,634

$4,303

$2,152

$1,986

$993

E

6

$59,145

$4,929

$2,465

$2,275

$1,138

F

7

$66,656

$5,555

$2,778

$2,564

$1,282

G

8

$74,167

$6,181

$3,091

$2,853

$1,427

H

Each add'l family member add

$7,511 per added
family member

$626 per added family member

$313 per added
family member

$289 per added family member

$145 per added family member

I

 

 

NONE OF THE ABOVE
There are some exceptions to the standard income guidelines that may qualify you for WIC benefits.  If your income is slightly above these guidelines, 
go to our Local Agency Search (opens a new browser window) to discuss your potential eligibility with a WIC staff person.

 
 
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