New York Homelessness Statistics

The map shows estimates of people and families experiencing homelessness, based on community point-in-time counts conducted in January 2017, as reported to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The rate of homelessness in each state is calculated using U.S. Census 2017 Population Estimates.

If you are experiencing homelessness, please contact the Continuum of Care in your local area for assistance.

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Total People Experiencing Homelessness on a Given Night in 2017

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Homelessness Statistics for New York

  • Total Homeless Population

    89503

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    16297

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    1244

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    6578

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

    2829

  • Rate of Homelessness per 100,000 Population

    453

Contact Info on Homelessness for New York

USICH Contact - Regional Coordinator

Robert Pulster

(202) 754-1584

State Interagency Council

Linda Glassman

State Homeless Education Coordinator
Housing and Urban Development Contacts