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SNAP - Allotment Amounts

The amount of SNAP a household receives depends on the number of people in the SNAP household and the amount of their net income. The table below shows the maximum SNAP allotments by household size.

*NOTE: Allotments are temporarily increasing in January-September 2021, due to the continued COVID-19 pandemic. For more information, visit www.dcfs.la.gov/page/snap-updates. The increased maximum allotment amounts are in column 5 of the table below.

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Household size Max Gross Monthly Eligibility Standard Max Net Monthly Income Eligibility Standard Max SNAP Allotment Max Allotment Jan.-Sept. 2021
1 $1383 $1064 $204 $234
2 $1868 $1437 $374 $430
3 $2353 $1810 $535 $616
4 $2839 $2184 $680 $782
5 $3324 $2557 $807 $929
6 $3809 $2930 $969 $1114
7 $4295 $3304 $1071 $1232
8 $4780 $3677 $1224 $1408
Each Additional Member $486 $374 $153 $176
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