• How the homeless population in every state has changed over the past 10 years

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The homeless population in the United States went down 14.4% from 2007 to 2017, according to data from the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
    The change was more drastic in some states: Michigan led the nation by decreasing its homeless population by 68%.
    Meanwhile, North Dakota's homeless population increased over the same time period by 71.2%.
    There are more than 550,000 homeless people in the US - a solid .17% of the entire US population.
    But believe it or not, the homeless situation was much worse 10 years ago.
    According to statistics from the Department of Housing and Urban...
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