Homelessness Statistics for Baldwin, AL

, Alabama

Total Homeless persons in Baldwin County Alabama in 2019

505

There are an estimated 505 homeless individuals in Baldwin County Alabama. That is a -8% change from 2018.

The homelessness statistics listed are collected from HUD and from the Homeless Shelter Directory database for 2019

Sheltered individuals in families

Sheltered individuals in families

153

There are 153 in Baldwin that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered individuals in families

23

There are 23 in Baldwin that - together with other family members - are unsheltered
Sheltered individuals in families

Sheltered individuals

150

There are 153 in Baldwin that are sheltered with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered individuals

179

There are 153 in Baldwin that are unsheltered with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Sheltered families

49

There are 49 in Baldwin that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered families

7

There are 7 in Baldwin that - together with other family members - are unsheltered

Total Homeless families in Baldwin County Alabama in 2019

56

There are an estimated 505 homeless individuals in Baldwin County Alabama. That is a -8% change from 2018.

Chronic Homelessness in Baldwin County Alabama

Total Chronic Homeless in Baldwin County Alabama

38

There are -21 less homeless individuals in Baldwin County Alabama than in 2018. That is a -36% drop .

What is Chronic Homeless?

Chronic homelessness refers to people who have found themselves experiencing homelessness repeatedly and is often accompanied with mental ilness or substance abuse.

Chronically homeless individuals have been on the streets for a long time, potentially years.

Sheltered Chronic

Sheltered chronic

10

There are 49 in Baldwin that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered Chronic

Unsheltered Chronic

28

There are 7 in Baldwin that - together with other family members - are unsheltered

Veteran Homelessness in Baldwin County Alabama

sheltered_veteran

Sheltered

43

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Unsheltered

10

Total Veteran Homeless

53

There are more homeless individuals in Baldwin County Alabama than in 2018. That is a % increase.

Youth Homelessness in Baldwin County Alabama

sheltered_youth

Sheltered

2

unsheltered_youth

Unsheltered

7

Total Homeless Youth

9

There are -7 more homeless youths in Baldwin County Alabama than in 2018. That is a -44% drop .

Housing Inventory

Total number of beds in Baldwin County Alabama

665

This figure represents the total number of beds available in all categories of Housing.

Total number of shelters in Baldwin County Alabama

4

What are Emergency Shelters?

Emergency Shelters are places where the homeless can find a safe place to stay in case of sudden loss of housing. There are about 261 emergency shelter beds in Baldwin County.

What is Transitional Housing?

Transitional Housing are shelters intended to temporarily care for the displaced or chronically homeless population. There are about 133 Transitional Housing beds in Baldwin County.

What is Permanent Supportive Housing?

Permanent Supportive Housing is a long-term housing service for the elderly or vulnurable population struggling to stay above the poverty line. There are about 240 Permanent Supportive Housing beds in Baldwin County.

What is Rapid Re-Housing?

Rapid re-housing is a short-term rental assistance service with the purpose of helping people obtain housing quickly, increase self- sufficiency, and stay housed. There are about 31 Rapid Re-Housing beds in Baldwin County.

Baldwin County, Alabama Homeless Shelters and Services

4 Homeless Shelter Listings in Baldwin County

The Shoulder Rehab For Men

The Shoulder Rehab For Men

Spanish Fort, AL

The Shoulder is a shelter for rehab for men only. The Shoulder follows the Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous for recovery from both alcohol and drug add [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 6, 2021
Mary's Shelter Gulf Coast

Mary's Shelter Gulf Coast

Elberta, AL

Shelter for homeless pregnant women. Can stay up to 6 months following birth of baby. Provide case management, educational opportunities, prenatal and parenting classes, life skills training, individ [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 6, 2021
Family Promise of Baldwin County Homeless Services

Family Promise of Baldwin County Homeless Services

Summerdale, AL

Homeless Shelter for Families. Our mission is to provide temporary shelter, related services and nurturing support to families as they work to achieve and sustain independence. [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 6, 2021
Salvation Army Foley Alabama

Salvation Army Foley Alabama

Foley, AL

Our office hours are Mon-Fri 9 AM to 1PMWe provide Social Services, Food Pantry, Home Sweet Home Program, Homeless Day Services, School of music for elementary age children as well as disa [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 26, 2016

Point-In-Time Count Summary

Total Homeless Total Families Total Chronic Total Veterans Total Youth
2015
SI*
UI*
IFS*
UIF*
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
277
193
87
21


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


29
6


23
69


66
28


20
9
2015 Total 578 35 92 94 29
2016
SI*
UI*
IFS*
UIF*
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
253
224
134
12


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


42
4


30
50


56
10


11
5
2016 Total 623 46 80 66 16
2017
SI*
UI*
IFS*
UIF*
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
179
247
162
18


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


52
5


9
56


50
26


9
9
2017 Total 606 57 65 76 18
2018
SI*
UI*
IFS*
UIF*
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
183
216
135
17


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


42
6


11
48


42
10


8
8
2018 Total 551 48 59 52 16
2019
SI*
UI*
IFS*
UIF*
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
Individuals in shelters
Unsheltered individuals
Individuals in families shelters
Unsheltered individuals in families
150
179
153
23


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


49
7


10
28


43
10


2
7
2019 Total 505 56 38 53 9
*Key
  • SI: Individuals in shelters
  • UI: Unsheltered individuals
  • IFS: Individuals in families shelters
  • UIF : Unsheltered individuals in families
  • S: Sheltered
  • H: Homeless

Homelessness Behavioral and Performance Statistics

Avg days* Average Length of Time Homeless (days) Average Length of Time Homeless (days) Average Length of Time Homeless (days) Return rate* Rate People Return to Homelessness in 6 Months Rate People Return to Homelessness in 6 Months Rate People Return to Homelessness in 6 Months 1st time* Number of People who are Homeless for the First Time Number of People who are Homeless for the First Time Number of People who are Homeless for the First Time Temp 2 Perm* Rate People Exit from ES, SH, TH, and RRH to PH Rate People Exit from ES, SH, TH, and RRH to PH Rate People Exit from ES, SH, TH, and RRH to PH Supp 2 Perm* Rate People in PSH and OPH Retain or Exit to PH Rate People in PSH and OPH Retain or Exit to PH Rate People in PSH and OPH Retain or Exit to PH
2015 44 11.5% 1929 12.6% 94.8%
2016 51 9.3% 1915 22.4% 94.8%
2017 47 11.4% 1764 15.1% 95.4%
2018 57 6.4% 1444 25.8% 97.2%
2019 53 5.5% 1764 16.8% 96.3%
*Key
  • Avg days: Average Length of Time Homeless (days)
  • Return rate: Rate People Return to Homelessness in 6 Months
  • 1st time: Number of People who are Homeless for the First Time
  • Temp 2 Perm : Rate People Exit from Emergency Shelters, Supportive Housing, Transitional Housing, and Rapid Re-housing to Permanent Housing
  • Supportive 2 Perm: Rate People in Permanent Supportive Housing and Other Permanent Housing Retain or Exit to Permanent Housing

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