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Nebraska Homelessness Statistics

As of January 2020, Nebraska had an estimated 2404 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, 202 were family households, 153 were Veterans, 149 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 463 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 18647 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 150 students were unsheltered, 1082 were in shelters, 366 were inhotels/motels, and 2777 were doubled up.

Use our map to compare Nebraska 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 Nebraska

  • Total Homeless Population


  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness


  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness


  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness


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


  • Total Number of Homeless Students


  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students


  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered


  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters


  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels


  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up


Contact Info on Homelessness for Nebraska

USICH Contact - Director of National Initiatives

Beverley Ebersold

(202) 754-1585

State Interagency Council

Pamela Otto

State Homeless Education Coordinator
Housing and Urban Development Contacts