State of Homelessness Interactive Tools

The Alliance report, The State of Homelessness in America, documents the 2009 levels and 2008 to 2009 changes in homelessness and related economic and demographic indicators. Interactive maps for each measure have been developed, showing 2009 levels and 2008 to 2009 changes for each state.
  • States with Multiple Risk Factors
    This chapter of The State of Homelessness in America report explores states that experienced multiple risk factors of increased homelessness.
  • Homelessness
    These tools show the 2009 levels and the changes from 2008 to 2009 in overall homelessness and in chronic, family and unsheltered homelessness.
  • Economic Indicators
    These tools show the 2009 levels and the changes from 2008 to 2009 in unemployment, housing cost burden, foreclosure and income.
  • Demographic Drivers
    These tools show the 2009 levels and the changes from 2008 to 2009 in doubled up people, young adults aged out of foster care, people released from jail and prison, and uninsured people.