Number of People Experiencing Homelessness

The Pikes Peak Continuum of Care oversees an annual Point-In-Time Survey to count sheltered and unsheltered persons in the Colorado Springs area. It is conducted once a year and completed during a single night.

Comparisons By Year

Sheltered and Unsheltered Totals

YearEmergency ShelteredTransitional ShelteredTotal ShelteredUnsheltered PersonsTotal Persons - HUD Count
2020     
2019     
2018     
20175364229584571,415
20165914009913111,302
20154963348302431,073
20144435079502691,219
20134774649412301,171

 

Total Point-in-Time Summary

 20132014201520162017201820192020
Overall Count1,1711,2191,0731,3021,415   
Head of Households8858908619601,055   
Head of Households with Children11811192122125   
Ave. size of Households with Children3.33.63.13.63.5   
Head of Households with Children Only51113   
Head of Households without Children762778768     
         

 

Sheltered

 20132014201520162017201820192020
Overall Count941950830991958   
Head of Households673638634685660   

 

Unsheltered

 20132014201520162017201820192020
Overall Count230269243311457   
Head of Households212252227275395   

 

Youth (18-24)

 20132014201520162017201820192020
Overall Count11111693124113   
Sheltered90100728468   
Unsheltered2116214045   

 

Children (Under 18)

 20132014201520162017201820192020
Overall Count245254177272282   
Sheltered235250175262259   
Unsheltered10421023   

 

Adults (over 24)

 20132014201520162017201820192020
Overall Count8158498039061,020   
Sheltered616600583645631   
Unsheltered199249220261389   

 

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