Homelessness Statistics for Genesee, MI

, Michigan

Total Homeless persons in Genesee County Michigan in 2019

450

There are an estimated 450 homeless individuals in Genesee County Michigan. That is a 3% 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

162

There are 162 in Genesee that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered individuals in families

0

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

Sheltered individuals

240

There are 162 in Genesee that are sheltered with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered individuals

48

There are 162 in Genesee that are unsheltered with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Sheltered families

38

There are 38 in Genesee that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered families

0

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

Total Homeless families in Genesee County Michigan in 2019

38

There are an estimated 450 homeless individuals in Genesee County Michigan. That is a 3% change from 2018.

Chronic Homelessness in Genesee County Michigan

Total Chronic Homeless in Genesee County Michigan

49

There are 24 more homeless individuals in Genesee County Michigan than in 2018. That is a 96% 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

39

There are 38 in Genesee that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered Chronic

Unsheltered Chronic

10

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

Veteran Homelessness in Genesee County Michigan

sheltered_veteran

Sheltered

13

unsheltered_veteran

Unsheltered

3

Total Veteran Homeless

16

There are more homeless individuals in Genesee County Michigan than in 2018. That is a % increase.

Youth Homelessness in Genesee County Michigan

sheltered_youth

Sheltered

18

unsheltered_youth

Unsheltered

1

Total Homeless Youth

19

There are -26 more homeless youths in Genesee County Michigan than in 2018. That is a -58% drop .

Housing Inventory

Total number of beds in Genesee County Michigan

2,515

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

Total number of shelters in Genesee County Michigan

8

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 323 emergency shelter beds in Genesee County.

What is Transitional Housing?

Transitional Housing are shelters intended to temporarily care for the displaced or chronically homeless population. There are about 44 Transitional Housing beds in Genesee 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 2052 Permanent Supportive Housing beds in Genesee 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 88 Rapid Re-Housing beds in Genesee County.

Genesee County, Michigan Homeless Shelters and Services

8 Homeless Shelter Listings in Genesee County

Carriage Town Ministries Family Shelter

Carriage Town Ministries Family Shelter

Flint, MI

Clothing or Vouchers Transportation or Vouchers [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 25, 2010
Carriage Town Ministries Men's Shelter

Carriage Town Ministries Men's Shelter

Flint, MI

Carriage Town provides a 24 hour emergency shelter for men 18 years and older. The men’s shelter is located in the main building. Three meals a day are provided to individuals staying at the shel [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jun 3, 2021
R.E.A.C.H. Runaway Program

R.E.A.C.H. Runaway Program

Flint, MI

Teens only Meals Clothing [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 25, 2010
Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center (ARC)

Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center (ARC)

Flint, MI

Men Only Direct Substance Abuse Service [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 25, 2010
Shelter of Flint  Inc.

Shelter of Flint Inc.

Flint, MI

Emergency Shelter [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 25, 2010
YWCA of Greater Flint/SAFE House

YWCA of Greater Flint/SAFE House

Flint, MI

Emergency Shelter Domestic Violence Victims Only [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 25, 2010
Our Home Transitional

Our Home Transitional

Flint, MI

Our Home Transitional provides various types of assistance to female veterans (i.e. job training and placement, educational training, home placement assistance, and mental and physical healthcare) thr [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jun 3, 2013
My Brother's Keeper of Genesee County, Inc.

My Brother's Keeper of Genesee County, Inc.

Flint, MI

My Brother’s Keeper of Genesee County, Inc., is unique in that we are a men’s only homeless shelter in Flint and the surrounding areas of Genesee County. Currently, we are serving an a [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Oct 29, 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
167
171
141
9


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


46
4


13
77


28
18


42
15
2015 Total 488 50 90 46 57
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
149
75
141
12


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


43
2


16
8


16
4


26
6
2016 Total 377 45 24 20 32
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
146
109
149
16


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


43
4


17
19


21
6


19
8
2017 Total 420 47 36 27 27
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
194
91
144
9


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


41
4


18
7


12
5


43
2
2018 Total 438 45 25 17 45
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
240
48
162
0


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


38
0


39
10


13
3


18
1
2019 Total 450 38 49 16 19
*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 60 15.2% 1241 40.4% 98.0%
2016 55 12.9% 1461 35.5% 98.9%
2017 54 18.6% 1285 38.0% 96.2%
2018 145 13.5% 1427 44.3% 94.8%
2019 52 9.9% 1165 70.6% 93.7%
*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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