Alabama Homelessness Statistics
As of January 2020, Alabama had an estimated 3351 experiencing homelessness on any given day, as reported by Continuums of Care to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Of that Total, 267 were family households, 329 were Veterans, 175 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 503 were individuals experiencing chronic homelessness.
Public school data reported to the U.S. Department of Education during the 2018-2019 school year shows that an estimated 16118 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 375 students were unsheltered, 852 were in shelters, 684 were inhotels/motels, and 14207 were doubled up.
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If you are experiencing homelessness, please contact the Continuum of Care in your local area for assistance.