HUD continues to report increases in homelessness
December 17, 2018 / Kelsey Ramírez
Like last year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development reported yet another annual increase in homelessness. Homelessness increased by 0.3% from 2017 to 2018, according to HUD’s 2018 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress. On a single night in 2018, about 552,830 people experienced homelessness, up by 912 people from last year.