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Kansas Homelessness Statistics

As of January 2020, Kansas had an estimated 2449 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, 223 were family households, 203 were Veterans, 153 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 380 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 8369 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 125 students were unsheltered, 772 were in shelters, 507 were inhotels/motels, and 6965 were doubled up.

Use our map to compare Kansas 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 Kansas

  • Total Homeless Population

    2449

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    223

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    203

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    380

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

    153

  • Total Number of Homeless Students

    8369

  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students

    1032

  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered

    125

  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters

    772

  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels

    507

  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up

    6965

Contact Info on Homelessness for Kansas

USICH Contact - Director of National Initiatives

Beverley Ebersold

(202) 754-1585

State Interagency Council

Misty Bosch-Hastings

State Homeless Education Coordinator
Housing and Urban Development Contacts