Arizona Homelessness Statistics

As of January 2018, Arizona had an estimated 9865 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, 792 were family households, 893 were Veterans, 638 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 1774 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 24770 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 577 students were unsheltered, 6146 were in shelters, 1404 were inhotels/motels, and 15049 were doubled up.

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

If you are experiencing homelessness, please contact the Continuum of Care in your local area for assistance.

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Homelessness Statistics for Arizona

  • Total Homeless Population

    9865

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    792

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    893

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    1774

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

    638

  • Total Number of Homeless Students

    24770

  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students

    2850

  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered

    577

  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters

    6146

  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels

    1404

  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up

    15049

Contact Info on Homelessness for Arizona

USICH Contact - Regional Coordinator

Helene Schneider

(202) 754-1581

State Interagency Council

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

State Homeless Education Coordinator
Housing and Urban Development Contacts