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
307334%
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

Get more information

What is the County doing? Monthly Initiative Status Updates Sacrament​​o County Homeless Plan
No Place Like Home Homeless Emergency Aid Program (HEAP)

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