Special Report

States With the Most Unsheltered Homeless People

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30. Minnesota
> Homeless individuals w/o shelter: 15.5% (1,121 out of 7,243)
> Overall homelessness: 7,243 (13 in every 10,000 people — 16th highest)
> Change in overall homelessness 2017-2018: -5.5%
> Change in overall homelessness 2007-2018: -1.1%
> Poverty rate: 9.6% (7th lowest)

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29. Kansas
> Homeless individuals w/o shelter: 16.1% (357 out of 2,216)
> Overall homelessness: 2,216 (8 in every 10,000 people — 7th lowest)
> Change in overall homelessness 2017-2018: -3.1%
> Change in overall homelessness 2007-2018: 5.0%
> Poverty rate: 12.0% (21st lowest)

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28. New Jersey
> Homeless individuals w/o shelter: 17.3% (1,623 out of 9,398)
> Overall homelessness: 9,398 (11 in every 10,000 people — 24th lowest)
> Change in overall homelessness 2017-2018: 10.1%
> Change in overall homelessness 2007-2018: -45.7%
> Poverty rate: 9.5% (5th lowest)

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27. Illinois
> Homeless individuals w/o shelter: 18.2% (1,942 out of 10,643)
> Overall homelessness: 10,643 (8 in every 10,000 people — 11th lowest)
> Change in overall homelessness 2017-2018: -1.4%
> Change in overall homelessness 2007-2018: -31.3%
> Poverty rate: 12.1% (22nd lowest)

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26. Missouri
> Homeless individuals w/o shelter: 20.6% (1,214 out of 5,883)
> Overall homelessness: 5,883 (10 in every 10,000 people — 21st lowest)
> Change in overall homelessness 2017-2018: -2.6%
> Change in overall homelessness 2007-2018: -5.8%
> Poverty rate: 13.2% (19th highest)

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