​​​​Responding to​ Homelessness in the County of Sacramento

Homelessness in Sacramento County has been increasing in recent years, with visible signs of its impact on individuals and families and in our neighborhoods. 

State of homelessness in Sacramento County*​

​​People Group
​​2015​
​2017
Sheltered
​Homeless Total
​2659​
​3665
​44 %
​Individuals without children
1918
3073​​34%
​​Family Households (Individuals)
​​238 (734)
​186 (589)
​95%


​Sub- Group
​​2015​
​2017
Sheltered 
​Veterans
​313​
​469
31 %
​Transitional Youth
​303
​242
​51 %
​Chronically Homeless
502
1126
29%​​

*Data from the 2017 ​Point-in-Time Count

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