Many of the SNAP programs have income restrictions. Use the tables below to determine if your household qualifies.

Energy Assistance Income Guidelines
Effective October 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020
**Employed? Income guidelines are higher! Call us to find out if you qualify.**

Wood Heat Guidelines

Household Size Monthly
1  $1,041
2  $1,409
3  $1,778
4  $2,146
5  $2,514
6  $2,883
7  $3,251
8  $3,619

General Heating Assistance

Household Size  Monthly
1  $1,301
2  $1,762
3  $2,222
4  $2,682
5  $3,143
6  $3,603
7  $4,064
8  $4,524
General Heating Assistance (Avista)

Household Size  Monthly
1  $1,561
2  $2,114
3  $2,666
4  $3,219
5  $3,771
6  $4,324
7  $4,876
8  $5,429

Senior Energy Assistance (Avista)

Household Size  Monthly
1  $2,082
2  $2,818
3  $3,555
4  $4,292
5  $5,028
6  $5,765
7  $6,502
8  $7,238


Spokane County Area Median Income (AMI)
Used for Home Repair programs
Effective July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021

50% of AMI

Household Size Monthly
1  $2,258
2  $2,583
3  $2,904
4  $3,225
5  $3,483
6  $3,742
7  $4,000
8  $4,258

80% of AMI – Used for City of Spokane Valley residents for Rental Assistance, Mortgage Assistance, and Utility Assistance

Household Size Monthly
1  $3,613
2  $4,129
3  $4,646
4  $5,158
5  $5,575
6  $5,988
7  $6,400
8  $6,812

Washington State Median Income (SMI)
Used for Weatherization program
Effective 2019

60% of SMI

Household Size  Monthly
1  $2,386
2  $3,120
3  $3,854
4  $4,588
5  $5,323
6  $6,057
7  $6,194
8  $6,332