Government Benefits Available to Iowa Citizens

Want to learn more about helpful government programs that you may qualify for? Search over 600 benefit programs available from various government agencies all in one location.

Most Popular Iowa Benefits

Iowa - Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (hawk-i)
Iowa Family Investment Program (TANF)
Iowa Head Start
Iowa Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
Iowa Medicaid Program
Iowa School Breakfast and Lunch Program
Iowa Special Milk Program
Iowa Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Iowa Summer Food Service Program
Iowa Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Iowa Unemployment Insurance
Iowa Weatherization Assistance Program

Poverty In America

2018 Iowa Poverty Line

Household Size Poverty Level
1 $12,140
2 $16,460
3 $20,780
4 $25,100
5 $29,420
6 $33,740
Per Additional +$4,320

The poverty line for Iowa in 2018 is based on the federal guidelines, which begins at $12,140 for a single person, adding $4,320 for each additional person.

Related Research & Reports

Iowa Poverty Statistics

Which areas have the highest rate of poverty in Iowa? We breakdown the poverty rate by city and county across Iowa and rank communities with the highest and lowest concentrations of residents living below the poverty line.

Iowa Poverty Statistics

Iowa Food Stamp Statistics

Food Stamp Recipients in Iowa

Which areas receive the most food stamp public assistance in Iowa? We breakdown food stamps by city and county statewide and rank communities with the most and least food and nutrional supplements given to residents.

Iowa Food Stamp Statistics

Social Security Payments in Iowa

How are the Social Security Payments distributed throughout Iowa? We breakdown social security benefits by city and county statewide and rank communities with the most and least social security income per capita.

Iowa Social Security

Welfare Info