New Jersey Income Limits

2022 Income Limits

2022 Income Limits in New Jersey by county. Click on the map below to view Income Limits for a particular county.

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Income Limits vary across New Jersey based on County as well as number people per houshold. The average Income Limit for a low income, 3-person family, in New Jersey is $77,248.

The highest average Income Limit for a low income, 3-person family, in the United States is $81,000 in District of Columbia. The lowest for a low income, 3-person family, is $20,667 in Puerto Rico.

View the Income Limits Overview for detailed information about Income Limits. Click on a specific county on the map or from the table below for detailed Income Limit information.

How does New Jersey compare?

The highest Income Limit for a low income, 3-person family, in New Jersey is $81,000 in Somerset County, Middlesex County, and 1 others. The lowest Income Limit for a low income, 3-person family, is $57,850 in Cumberland County.

New Jersey ($77,248) has a 29.3% higher Income Limit for low income, 3-person household, than the average of the US ($59,753).

New Jersey is rank 5th out of 56 States and territories. This means the Income Limits, or in other words, the is higher than 51 other States and territories. New Jersey is the 5th most expensive State or territory in terms of Income Limits.

Average Median Income for New Jersey

5th
Rank
$113,314
Average Median
Average Income Limits for New Jersey per person
Income Bracket 1-Pers 2-Pers 3-Pers 4-Pers 5-Pers 6-Pers 7-Pers 8-Pers
Extremely Low $23,871 $27,281 $30,760 $34,369 $37,467 $40,663 $44,187 $48,002
Very Low $39,781 $45,467 $51,143 $56,802 $61,367 $65,900 $70,450 $74,995
Low $60,079 $68,657 $77,248 $85,800 $92,688 $99,552 $106,419 $113,283
Counties in New Jersey (21) Extremely Low Income
County Rank 1-Pers 2-Pers 3-Pers 4-Pers 8-Pers 6-Pers 7-Pers 8-Pers
Atlantic County 20th $17,700 $20,200 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
Bergen County 4th $25,700 $29,400 $33,050 $36,700 $39,650 $42,600 $45,550 $48,450
Burlington County 15th $22,150 $25,300 $28,450 $31,600 $34,150 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
Camden County 15th $22,150 $25,300 $28,450 $31,600 $34,150 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
Cape May County 19th $19,950 $22,800 $25,650 $28,450 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
Cumberland County 21st $16,900 $19,300 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
Essex County 10th $24,150 $27,600 $31,050 $34,500 $37,300 $40,050 $42,800 $46,630
Gloucester County 15th $22,150 $25,300 $28,450 $31,600 $34,150 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
Hudson County 14th $24,150 $27,600 $31,050 $34,450 $37,250 $40,000 $42,750 $46,630
Hunterdon County 1st $28,500 $32,600 $36,650 $40,700 $44,000 $47,250 $50,500 $53,750
Mercer County 8th $25,050 $28,600 $32,200 $35,750 $38,650 $41,500 $44,350 $47,200
Middlesex County 1st $28,500 $32,600 $36,650 $40,700 $44,000 $47,250 $50,500 $53,750
Monmouth County 6th $25,600 $29,250 $32,900 $36,550 $39,500 $42,400 $45,350 $48,250
Morris County 10th $24,150 $27,600 $31,050 $34,500 $37,300 $40,050 $42,800 $46,630
Ocean County 6th $25,600 $29,250 $32,900 $36,550 $39,500 $42,400 $45,350 $48,250
Passaic County 4th $25,700 $29,400 $33,050 $36,700 $39,650 $42,600 $45,550 $48,450
Salem County 15th $22,150 $25,300 $28,450 $31,600 $34,150 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
Somerset County 1st $28,500 $32,600 $36,650 $40,700 $44,000 $47,250 $50,500 $53,750
Sussex County 10th $24,150 $27,600 $31,050 $34,500 $37,300 $40,050 $42,800 $46,630
Union County 10th $24,150 $27,600 $31,050 $34,500 $37,300 $40,050 $42,800 $46,630
Warren County 9th $24,250 $27,700 $31,150 $34,600 $37,400 $40,150 $42,950 $46,630
Counties in New Jersey (21) Very Low Income
County Rank 1-Pers 2-Pers 3-Pers 4-Pers 5-Pers 6-Pers 7-Pers 8-Pers
Atlantic County 20th $29,500 $33,700 $37,900 $42,100 $45,500 $48,850 $52,250 $55,600
Bergen County 4th $42,850 $49,000 $55,100 $61,200 $66,100 $71,000 $75,900 $80,800
Burlington County 15th $36,900 $42,200 $47,450 $52,700 $56,950 $61,150 $65,350 $69,600
Camden County 15th $36,900 $42,200 $47,450 $52,700 $56,950 $61,150 $65,350 $69,600
Cape May County 19th $33,250 $38,000 $42,750 $47,450 $51,250 $55,050 $58,850 $62,650
Cumberland County 21st $28,150 $32,150 $36,150 $40,150 $43,400 $46,600 $49,800 $53,000
Essex County 10th $40,250 $46,000 $51,750 $57,500 $62,100 $66,700 $71,300 $75,900
Gloucester County 15th $36,900 $42,200 $47,450 $52,700 $56,950 $61,150 $65,350 $69,600
Hudson County 14th $40,250 $46,000 $51,750 $57,450 $62,050 $66,650 $71,250 $75,850
Hunterdon County 1st $47,500 $54,250 $61,050 $67,800 $73,250 $78,650 $84,100 $89,500
Mercer County 8th $41,750 $47,700 $53,650 $59,600 $64,400 $69,150 $73,950 $78,700
Middlesex County 1st $47,500 $54,250 $61,050 $67,800 $73,250 $78,650 $84,100 $89,500
Monmouth County 6th $42,650 $48,750 $54,850 $60,900 $65,800 $70,650 $75,550 $80,400
Morris County 10th $40,250 $46,000 $51,750 $57,500 $62,100 $66,700 $71,300 $75,900
Ocean County 6th $42,650 $48,750 $54,850 $60,900 $65,800 $70,650 $75,550 $80,400
Passaic County 4th $42,850 $49,000 $55,100 $61,200 $66,100 $71,000 $75,900 $80,800
Salem County 15th $36,900 $42,200 $47,450 $52,700 $56,950 $61,150 $65,350 $69,600
Somerset County 1st $47,500 $54,250 $61,050 $67,800 $73,250 $78,650 $84,100 $89,500
Sussex County 10th $40,250 $46,000 $51,750 $57,500 $62,100 $66,700 $71,300 $75,900
Union County 10th $40,250 $46,000 $51,750 $57,500 $62,100 $66,700 $71,300 $75,900
Warren County 9th $40,400 $46,200 $51,950 $57,700 $62,350 $66,950 $71,550 $76,200
Counties in New Jersey (21) Low Income
County Rank 1-Pers 2-Pers 3-Pers 4-Pers 8-Pers 6-Pers 7-Pers 8-Pers
Atlantic County 20th $47,150 $53,900 $60,650 $67,350 $72,750 $78,150 $83,550 $88,950
Bergen County 4th $63,000 $72,000 $81,000 $90,000 $97,200 $104,400 $111,600 $118,800
Burlington County 15th $59,050 $67,450 $75,900 $84,300 $91,050 $97,800 $104,550 $111,300
Camden County 15th $59,050 $67,450 $75,900 $84,300 $91,050 $97,800 $104,550 $111,300
Cape May County 19th $53,150 $60,750 $68,350 $75,900 $82,000 $88,050 $94,150 $100,200
Cumberland County 21st $45,000 $51,400 $57,850 $64,250 $69,400 $74,550 $79,700 $84,850
Essex County 10th $62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050
Gloucester County 15th $59,050 $67,450 $75,900 $84,300 $91,050 $97,800 $104,550 $111,300
Hudson County 14th $64,350 $73,550 $82,750 $91,900 $99,300 $106,650 $114,000 $121,350
Hunterdon County 1st $63,000 $72,000 $81,000 $90,000 $97,200 $104,400 $111,600 $118,800
Mercer County 8th $62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050
Middlesex County 1st $63,000 $72,000 $81,000 $90,000 $97,200 $104,400 $111,600 $118,800
Monmouth County 6th $62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050
Morris County 10th $62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050
Ocean County 6th $62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050
Passaic County 4th $63,000 $72,000 $81,000 $90,000 $97,200 $104,400 $111,600 $118,800
Salem County 15th $59,050 $67,450 $75,900 $84,300 $91,050 $97,800 $104,550 $111,300
Somerset County 1st $63,000 $72,000 $81,000 $90,000 $97,200 $104,400 $111,600 $118,800
Sussex County 10th $62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050
Union County 10th $62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050
Warren County 9th $62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050

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