Alabama Homelessness Statistics
As of January 2019, Alabama had an estimated 3261 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, 236 were family households, 292 were Veterans, 320 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 369 were individuals experiencing chronic homelessness.
Public school data reported to the U.S. Department of Education during the 2017-2018 school year shows that an estimated 15023 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 527 students were unsheltered, 899 were in shelters, 670 were inhotels/motels, and 13924 were doubled up.
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If you are experiencing homelessness, please contact the Continuum of Care in your local area for assistance.