Kentucky Homelessness Statistics
As of January 2019, Kentucky had an estimated 4079 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, 313 were family households, 447 were Veterans, 211 were unaccompanied young adults (aged 18-24), and 534 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 27603 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of the year. Of that total, 1753 students were unsheltered, 3465 were in shelters, 1057 were inhotels/motels, and 21328 were doubled up.
Use our map to compare Kentucky 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.