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, 2020 – September 30, 2021
**Employed? Income guidelines are higher! Call us to find out if you qualify.**

Wood Heat Guidelines

Household Size Monthly
1  $798
2  $1,078
3  $1,358
4  $1,638
5  $1,918
6  $2,198
7  $2,275
8  $2,826

LIHEAP & LIRAP Heating Assistance

Household Size  Monthly
1  $1,595
2  $2,155
3  $2,715
4  $3,275
5  $3,835
6  $4,395
7  $4,955
8  $5,515

Senior Energy Assistance (Avista)

Household Size  Monthly
1  $2,127
2  $2,873
3  $3,620
4  $4,367
5  $5,113
6  $5,860
7  $6,607
8  $7,353


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