Chronic Homelessness in America from 2013 to 2014

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Fact Sheets | April 23, 2015

Files: Chronic Homelessness from 2013 to 2014 (PDF | 273 KB | 1 page)


BIG PICTURE: NATIONAL TRENDS

AMONGST THE 51: STATE TRENDS

  • Individual chronic homelessness decreased 2.5 percent from 2013 to 2014
  • Out of the 50 states and D.C., 29 states reported a decrease in chronic individual homelessness from 2013 to 2014
  • 37 percent of chronically homeless individuals were unsheltered in 2014
  • Out of the 50 states and D.C., 32 states reported fewer chronically homeless families than the national average in 2014
  • The number of chronically homeless families decreased by 7.0 percent from 2013 to 2014