Michigan Homelessness Statistics

As of January 2019, Michigan had an estimated 8575 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, 1022 were family households, 599 were Veterans, 489 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 950 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 39092 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 611 students were unsheltered, 8044 were in shelters, 2514 were inhotels/motels, and 27923 were doubled up.

Use our map to compare Michigan 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 Michigan

  • Total Homeless Population

    8575

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    1022

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    599

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    950

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

    489

  • Total Number of Homeless Students

    39092

  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students

    5400

  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered

    611

  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters

    8044

  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels

    2514

  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up

    27923

Contact Info on Homelessness for Michigan

USICH Contact - Director of National Initiatives

Beverley Ebersold

(202) 754-1585

State Interagency Council

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

State Homeless Education Coordinator
Housing and Urban Development Contacts