Lifeline Support

Am I Eligible?

Federal Poverty Guidelines

If your household's income is at or below 135 percent of the federal poverty guidelines, you may be eligible for a Lifeline Program discount.

Household Size

48 Contiguous States and D.C.

Alaska

Hawaii

1

$16,038

$20,034

$18,455

2

$21,627

$27,027

$24,881

3

$27,216

$34,020

$31,307

4

$32,805

$41,013

$37,733

5

$38,394

$48,006

$44,159

6

$43,983

$54,972

$50,585

7

$49,586

$61,992

$57,011

8

$55,202

$69,012

$63,464

For each additional person, add

$5,616

$7,020

$6,453

Note:

  • The federal poverty guidelines are typically updated at the end of January each year.
  • Source: Federal Register, Vol. 81, No. 15, January 25, 2016, pp. 4036-4037