Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Manual

1110.005.00 Maximum Resources Allowed

IM-129 September 29, 2022; IM-102 October 1, 2021, IM-41 May 14, 2018IM-#51 October 3, 2014IM-61 September 30, 2011IM-#114 November 5, 2004IM-122 September 26, 2002IM-#123 July 2, 2001

Household resource limits apply to all households, except for those households considered categorically eligible. Limits are:

  • $4,250.00 for all households consisting of at least one elderly or disabled member; or
  • $2,750 for all other households.

The value of a non-exempt resource is its equity value. The equity value is the fair market value less encumbrances.