I-864P - Poverty Guidelines for Affidavit of Support
2015 POVERTY GUIDELINES*
Minimum Income Requirement for Use in Completing Form I-864

For the 48 Contiguous States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Guam:
Sponsor's Household Size
100% Poverty Line
For sponsors on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces who are petition for their spouse or child
125% Poverty Line
For all other sponsors
2
$15,930
$19,912
3
$20,090
$25,112
4
$24,250
$30,312
5
$28,410
$35,512
6
$32,570
$40,712
7
$36,730
$45,912
8
$40,890
$51,112
 
Add $4,160 for each additional person
Add $5,200 for each additional person

2015 Poverty Guidelines for Alaska
Sponsor's Household Size
100% Poverty Line
125% Poverty Line
2
$19,920
$24,900
3
$25,120
$31,400
4
$30,320
$37,900
5
$35,520
$44,400
6
$40,720
$50,900
7
$45,920
$57,400
8
$51,120
$63,900
 
Add $5,200 for each additional person
Add $6,500 for each additional person

2015Poverty Guidelines for Hawaii
Sponsor's Household Size
100% Poverty Line
125% Poverty Line
2
$18,330
$22,912
3
$23,110
$28,887
4
$27,890
$34,862
5
$32,670
$40,837
6
$37,450
$46,812
7
$42,230
$52,787
8
$47,010
$58,762
 
Add $4,780 for each additional person
Add $5,975 for each additional person

These poverty guidelines remain in effect for use with the Form I-864 Affidavit of Support from March 1, 2015 until new poverty guidelines go into effect in the Spring of 2016.