Overall Homelessness in America from 2013 to 2014

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Fact Sheets | April 23, 2015

Files: Overall Homelessness in America from 2013 to 2014 (PDF | 273 KB | 1 page)


BIG PICTURE: NATIONAL TRENDS

AMONGST THE 51: STATE TRENDS

  • National homelessness decreased by 2.3 percent from 2013 to 2014
  • 30.7 percent of the total homeless population was unsheltered in 2014
  • The national rate of homelessness decreased from 19 people per 10,000 in 2013 to 18 people per 10,000 in 2014
  • National unsheltered homelessness decreased by 10 percent from 2013 to 2014
  • 34 states reported a decrease in homelessness from 2013 to 2014
  • 40 states reported a decrease in unsheltered homelessness from 2013 to 2014