The 2019 U.S. Poverty Guidelines

Adoptive families must meet 125% of the U.S. poverty guidelines.  Here are the numbers from the US Department of Health.

Please see their website for more information.

https://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty-guidelines

 

018 POVERTY GUIDELINES FOR THE 48 CONTIGUOUS STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
PERSONS IN FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD POVERTY GUIDELINE
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4,420 for each additional person.
1 $12,490
2 $16,910
3 $21,330
4 $25,750
5 $30,170
6 $34,590
7 $39,010
8

$43,430

2018 POVERTY GUIDELINES FOR ALASKA
PERSONS IN FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD POVERTY GUIDELINE
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $5,530 for each additional person.
1 $15,600
2 $21,130
3 $26,660
4 $32,190
5 $37,720
6 $43,250
7 $48,780
8 $54,310
2018 POVERTY GUIDELINES FOR HAWAII
PERSONS IN FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD POVERTY GUIDELINE
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $5,080 for each additional person.
1 $14,380
2 $19,460
3 $24,540
4 $29,620
5 $34,700
6 $39,780
7 $44,860
8 $49,940