South Dakota Homelessness Statistics
As of January 2017, South Dakota had an estimated 943 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, 124 were family households, 130 were Veterans, 66 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 144 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 1958 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 56 students were unsheltered, 435 were in shelters, 354 were inhotels/motels, and 1113 were doubled up.
Use our map to compare South Dakota 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.