Homelessness Statistics for California

  • Total Homeless Population

151,278

  • Total Family Households Experiencing Homelessness

7,044

  • Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

10,980

  • Persons Experiencing Chronic Homelessness

41,557

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

11,993

  • Total Number of Homeless Students

263,058

  • Total Number of Unaccompanied Homeless Students

7,490

  • Nighttime Residence: Unsheltered

10,407

  • Nighttime Residence: Shelters

17,299

  • Nighttime Residence: Hotels/motels

13,713

  • Nighttime Residence: Doubled up

221,639