Utah Homelessness Statistics

As of January 2018, Utah had an estimated 2876 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, 287 were family households, 239 were Veterans, 191 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 306 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 15094 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 636 students were unsheltered, 994 were in shelters, 459 were inhotels/motels, and 13005 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

    2876

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

    287

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

    239

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

    306

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

    191

  • Total Number of Homeless Students

    15094

  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students

    2209

  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered

    636

  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters

    994

  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels

    459

  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up

    13005

Contact Info on Homelessness for Utah

USICH Contact - Regional Coordinator

Katy Miller

(202) 834-4203

State Interagency Council

Lloyd Pendleton

(801) 538-8670

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State Homeless Education Coordinator
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