I-864P - Poverty Guidelines for Affidavit of Support
2019 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
$16,910
$21,137
3
$21,330
$26,662
4
$25,750
$32,187
5
$30,170
$37,712
6
$34,590
$43,237
7
$39,010
$48,762
8
$43,430
$54,287
 
Add $4,420 for each additional person
Add $5,525 for each additional person

2019 Poverty Guidelines for Alaska
Sponsor's Household Size
100% Poverty Line
125% Poverty Line
2
$21,130
$26,412
3
$26,660
$33,325
4
$32,190
$40,237
5
$37,720
$47,150
6
$43,250
$54,062
7
$48,780
$60,975
8
$54,310
$67,887
 
Add $5,530 for each additional person
Add $6,912 for each additional person

2019 Poverty Guidelines for Hawaii
Sponsor's Household Size
100% Poverty Line
125% Poverty Line
2
$19,460
$24,325
3
$24,540
$30,675
4
$29,620
$37,025
5
$34,700
$43,375
6
$39,780
$49,725
7
$44,860
$56,075
8
$49,940
$62,425
 
Add $5,080 for each additional person
Add $6,350 for each additional person

These poverty guidelines remain in effect for use with the Form I-864 Affidavit of Support from March 1, 2019 until new poverty guidelines go into effect in the Spring of 2020.