Nevada Homelessness Statistics

As of January 2018, Nevada had an estimated 7544 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, 167 were family households, 723 were Veterans, 1404 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 648 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 20696 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 483 students were unsheltered, 2292 were in shelters, 2771 were inhotels/motels, and 15150 were doubled up.

Use our map to compare Nevada 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 Nevada

  • Total Homeless Population

    7544

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    167

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    723

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    648

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

    1404

  • Total Number of Homeless Students

    20696

  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students

    1455

  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered

    483

  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters

    2292

  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels

    2771

  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up

    15150

Contact Info on Homelessness for Nevada

USICH Contact - Regional Coordinator

Katy Miller

(202) 834-4203

State Interagency Council

Ellen Richardson-Adams

(775) 684-4200

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State Homeless Education Coordinator
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