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FY 2009 Allotments and Deduction Information 1

These tables give maximum allotments for various household sizes, and allowable deductions for the 48 States and the District of Columbia. (For Alaska, Hawaii, Guam, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, go to AK, HI, GU & VI).

Maximum Allotments

(Oct. 1, 2008 through March 31, 2009)

People in Household Maximum Monthly Allotment
1 $ 176
2 $ 323
3 $ 463
4 $ 588
5 $ 698
6 $ 838
7 $ 926
8 $ 1,058
Each additional person... $ 132

Deductions
AREA STANDARD DEDUCTIONS
Household Size
  1-3 4 5 6+
48 States & DC $ 144 $ 147 $ 172 $ 197
Alaska $ 246 $ 246 $ 246 $ 246
Hawaii $ 203 $ 203 $ 203 $ 226
Guam $ 289 $ 294 $ 344 $ 393
Virgin Islands $ 127 $ 147 $ 172 $ 197

 

Area Shelter Deductions
48 States & DC $ 446
Alaska $ 713
Hawaii $ 601
Guam $ 524
Virgin Islands $ 352

 

Area Homeless Household
Shelter Estimate
National $143
Page updated: December 19, 2022