Homelessness Statistics for Duval, FL

, Florida

Total Homeless persons in Duval County Florida in 2019

1,654

There are an estimated 1,654 homeless individuals in Duval County Florida. 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

289

There are 289 in Duval that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered individuals in families

0

There are 0 in Duval that - together with other family members - are unsheltered
Sheltered individuals in families

Sheltered individuals

857

There are 289 in Duval that are sheltered with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered individuals

508

There are 289 in Duval that are unsheltered with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Sheltered families

90

There are 90 in Duval that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered families

0

There are 0 in Duval that - together with other family members - are unsheltered

Total Homeless families in Duval County Florida in 2019

90

There are an estimated 1,654 homeless individuals in Duval County Florida. That is a -8% change from 2018.

Chronic Homelessness in Duval County Florida

Total Chronic Homeless in Duval County Florida

285

There are 17 more homeless individuals in Duval County Florida than in 2018. That is a 6% increase.

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

154

There are 90 in Duval that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered Chronic

Unsheltered Chronic

131

There are 0 in Duval that - together with other family members - are unsheltered

Veteran Homelessness in Duval County Florida

sheltered_veteran

Sheltered

88

unsheltered_veteran

Unsheltered

30

Total Veteran Homeless

118

There are more homeless individuals in Duval County Florida than in 2018. That is a % increase.

Youth Homelessness in Duval County Florida

sheltered_youth

Sheltered

82

unsheltered_youth

Unsheltered

53

Total Homeless Youth

135

There are -3 more homeless youths in Duval County Florida than in 2018. That is a -2% drop .

Housing Inventory

Total number of beds in Duval County Florida

3,684

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

Total number of shelters in Duval County Florida

7

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 848 emergency shelter beds in Duval County.

What is Transitional Housing?

Transitional Housing are shelters intended to temporarily care for the displaced or chronically homeless population. There are about 540 Transitional Housing beds in Duval 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 1398 Permanent Supportive Housing beds in Duval 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 439 Rapid Re-Housing beds in Duval County.

Duval County, Florida Homeless Shelters and Services

7 Homeless Shelter Listings in Duval County

City Rescue Mission

City Rescue Mission

Jacksonville, FL

Shelter for men and women. All Emergency Services check-in at the New Life Inn, 234 W. State Street.    Check-in for overnight services begins at 2:30 pm.& [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jun 10, 2015
IM Sulzbacher Center for the Homeless

IM Sulzbacher Center for the Homeless

Jacksonville, FL

Full service shelter for all includes medical dental vision and behavioral health care. Sulzbacher Center offers a stable environment for homeless men, women and children. For families, [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 20, 2017
Youth Crisis Center

Youth Crisis Center

Jacksonville, FL

Hopeline: 1-877-720-0007 Emergency Shelter for Youths 10 - 17 years of ageOur residential counselors work with these youth and their families to address the immediate crisis [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Apr 22, 2020
Mission House - Day Shelter

Mission House - Day Shelter

Jacksonville Beach, FL

Day Shelter only.Homeless Day Facility Service Hours:Mon-Sat: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Mon-Fri: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.Sun: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.Mission House is open seven days [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Apr 8, 2016
Clara White Mission

Clara White Mission

Jacksonville, FL

The goal of the Clara White Mission’s transitional housing program is to move homeless participants to permanent housing and independent living within 24 months. Priority is given to veterans; maint [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Apr 23, 2020
Trinity Rescue Mission

Trinity Rescue Mission

Jacksonville, FL

Emergency Services include:ShelterHot mealsShowersClean clothingToiletry/hygiene itemsCounselingOur Emergency Services Team at Trinity Rescue Mission pr [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 20, 2017
Trinity Rescue Mission Women and Children’s Center

Trinity Rescue Mission Women and Children’s Center

Jacksonville, FL

Women and Children's Center - The only faith based residential recovery program in Jacksonville offering long-term, comprehensive services to women and children. [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 20, 2017

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
938
416
489
10


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


158
3


179
148


128
56


68
37
2015 Total 1,853 161 327 184 105
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
1025
441
493
0


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


164
0


181
144


104
26


80
27
2016 Total 1,959 164 325 130 107
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
1012
432
425
0


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


135
0


134
152


100
25


89
37
2017 Total 1,869 135 286 125 126
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
981
429
384
0


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


126
0


139
129


92
29


77
61
2018 Total 1,794 126 268 121 138
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
857
508
289
0


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


90
0


154
131


88
30


82
53
2019 Total 1,654 90 285 118 135
*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 188 4.6% 2510 56.1% 87.0%
2016 119 4.1% 3192 38.8% 91.7%
2017 132 4.4% 2457 33.3% 91.9%
2018 116 4.8% 2240 37.9% 93.0%
2019 140 3.5% 2320 52.3% 95.4%
*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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