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DC's Homeless Population
As of January 2019, Washington, DC has an estimated 6,521 residents experiencing homelessness on any given day. Of that total, 815 were family households, 297 were Veterans, 271 were unaccompanied young adults (18-24), and 1,688 were individuals experiencing chronic homelessness.
During the 2018-2019 school year, an estimated 7,445 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the school year. Of that total, 118 students were unsheltered, 1,834 were in shelters, 397 lived in hotels/motels, and 4,962 lived with family or friends.
The total number of persons experiencing homelessness in Washington, DC decreased by 5.5% from 2018. Family homelessness decreased by 12% since 2018 and by early 45% since 2016.