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Oklahoma City: Homelessness

Total Homeless in Oklahoma City
Year Shelter Transitional Housing Unsheltered Total
2014 1,029 194 258 1,481
2015 908 192 200 1,300
2016 963 241 307 1,511
2017 888 212 268 1,368
2018 635 154 394 1,183
Oklahoma City Point in Time - Homeless Population Count by Specific Populations
Year Homeless Veterans Homeless Families Chronically Homeless Unaccompanied Youth
2014 178 71 249 -
2015 125 82 214 112
2016 157 92 286 118
2017 147 118 254 64
2018 121 82 260 53
Homeless Special Needs Total Count
Self Reported Special Needs 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Severe Mental Illness 522 495 490 451 361
Substance Abuse 484 603 680 547 410
HIV/AIDS 20 36 23 23 15
Domestic Violence 181 209 194 130 117

Source: Oklahoma City Planning Department - Housing & Community Development Division. 2018 Point-in-Time: A Snapshot of Homelessness in Oklahoma City.