There are over half a million homeless people in America. Nearly half of those have no access to shelter, and that number may be rising. The Data Face has put together an info-graphic to help us understand the problem.
- 553,000 homeless in America
- Washington D.C. has the largest concentration in the country
- Homeless rate is consistently increasing in the Northwest
- Strong correlation between homelessness and housing prices
Graphic: The Data Face
Data: HUD Exchange