District of Columbia Homelessness Statistics

The map shows estimates of people and families experiencing homelessness, based on community point-in-time counts conducted in January 2017, as reported to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The rate of homelessness in each state is calculated using U.S. Census 2017 Population Estimates.

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Total People Experiencing Homelessness on a Given Night in 2017

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Homelessness Statistics for District of Columbia

  • Total Homeless Population

    7473

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    1166

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    285

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    1881

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

    228

  • Rate of Homelessness per 100,000 Population

    1097

Contact Info on Homelessness for District of Columbia

USICH Contact - Regional Coordinator

Joe Savage

(202) 494-1219

State Interagency Council

Kristy Greenwalt

(202) 724-1338

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State Homeless Education Coordinator
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