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Oklahoma City: Homelessness

Homeless People in Oklahoma City
Year Sheltered - Emergency Sheltered - Transitional Unsheltered Total
2013 820 249 293 1,362
2014 1,029 194 258 1,481
Number of Homeless Veterans in Oklahoma City
Year Sheltered Unsheltered Total
2013 140 48 188
Number of Homeless Families* in Oklahoma City
Year Sheltered - Emergency Sheltered - Transitional Unsheltered Total
2013 43 43 1 87
2014 56 15 0 71
Chronically Homeless Individuals in Oklahoma City
Year Sheltered - Emergency Sheltered - Safe Havens Unsheltered Total
2013 72 0 216 288
2014 167 0 74 241
Chronically Homeless Families in Oklahoma City
Year Sheltered  Unsheltered Total
2013 7 0 7
2014 4 0 4
Special Needs Total Count Oklahoma City
  2013 2014
  Sheltered**  Unsheltered Total Sheltered  Unsheltered Total
Severely Mentally Ill 375 127 502 430 92 522
Chronic Substance Abuse 378 193 571 383 101 484
Persons with HIV/AIDS 25 0 25 7 13 20
Victims of Domestic Violence 168 0 168 165 16 181
Homeless in Oklahoma City by Age Group
  2013 2014
  Sheltered - Emergency Sheltered - Transitional Unsheltered Total Sheltered - Emergency Sheltered - Transitional Unsheltered Total
Undge age 18 66 78 1 145 111 33 0 144
18 to 24 80 17 16 113 66 7 13 86
Over age 24 674 154 276 1,104 852 154 245 1,251
* Number of households
** Includes emergency shelters, transitional housing, and safe havens