Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs - Building Homes and Strengthening Communities

Community Services Block Grant (CSBG)
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Client Eligibility and Documentation

Program Year 2018 Income Limits for CSBG
(Effective February 1, 2018)
Persons in Family/Household 100% of Federal Poverty Guidelines 125% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
1 $12,140 $15,175
2 $16,460 $20,575
3 $20,780 $25,975
4 $25,100 $31,375
5 $29,420 $36,775
6 $33,740 $42,175
7 $38,060 $47,575
8 $42,380 $52,975
Families with more than 8 persons Add $4,320 for each additional person Add $5,400 for each additional person

Eligibility for CSBG is calculated at 125% of Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.

SOURCE: Federal Register, Document Number 2018-00814, Thursday, January 18, 2018

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