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Utah Homelessness Statistics

As of January 2019, Utah had an estimated 2798 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, 260 were family households, 211 were Veterans, 163 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 512 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 13838 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 703 students were unsheltered, 967 were in shelters, 467 were inhotels/motels, and 11701 were doubled up.

Use our map to compare Utah 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 Utah

  • Total Homeless Population

    2798

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    260

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    211

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    512

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

    163

  • Total Number of Homeless Students

    13838

  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students

    2435

  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered

    703

  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters

    967

  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels

    467

  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up

    11701

Contact Info on Homelessness for Utah

USICH Contact - Regional Coordinator

Katy Miller

(202) 834-4203

State Interagency Council

Jonathan Hardy

(801) 468-0137

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State Homeless Education Coordinator
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