South Dakota Homelessness Statistics
As of January 2019, South Dakota had an estimated 995 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, 76 were family households, 66 were Veterans, 66 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 100 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 2037 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 57 students were unsheltered, 382 were in shelters, 276 were inhotels/motels, and 1322 were doubled up.
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If you are experiencing homelessness, please contact the Continuum of Care in your local area for assistance.