New Mexico Homelessness Statistics
As of January 2019, New Mexico had an estimated 3241 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, 246 were family households, 257 were Veterans, 216 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 1455 were individuals experiencing chronic homelessness.
Public school data reported to the U.S. Department of Education during the 2017-2018 school year shows that an estimated 10683 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 1058 students were unsheltered, 1055 were in shelters, 502 were inhotels/motels, and 8280 were doubled up.
Use our map to compare New Mexico 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.