Alabama Homelessness Statistics

As of January 2018, Alabama had an estimated 3434 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, 280 were family households, 339 were Veterans, 158 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 540 were individuals experiencing chronic homelessness.

Public school data reported to the U.S. Department of Education during the 2016-2017 school year shows that an estimated 14112 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 675 students were unsheltered, 735 were in shelters, 681 were inhotels/motels, and 12021 were doubled up.

Use our map to compare Alabama homeless statistics with other states and filter statistics by the data source. You can also find contact information for each state under the map.

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Homelessness Statistics for Alabama

  • Total Homeless Population

    3434

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    280

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    339

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    540

  • Unaccompanied Young Adults (Aged 18-24) Experiencing Homelessness

    158

  • Total Number of Homeless Students

    14112

  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students

    583

  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered

    675

  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters

    735

  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels

    681

  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up

    12021

Contact Info on Homelessness for Alabama

USICH - Regional Coordinator

Joe Savage

(202) 494-1219

State Interagency Council

According to our records, this state does not have an interagency council.

State Homeless Education Coordinator
Housing and Urban Development Contacts