Homelessness Statistics for Washington, OR

, Oregon

Total Homeless persons in Washington County Oregon in 2019

530

There are an estimated 530 homeless individuals in Washington County Oregon. That is a 2% 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

104

There are 104 in Washington that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered individuals in families

30

There are 30 in Washington that - together with other family members - are unsheltered
Sheltered individuals in families

Sheltered individuals

194

There are 104 in Washington that are sheltered with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered individuals

202

There are 104 in Washington that are unsheltered with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Sheltered families

30

There are 30 in Washington that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered individuals in families

Unsheltered families

9

There are 9 in Washington that - together with other family members - are unsheltered

Total Homeless families in Washington County Oregon in 2019

39

There are an estimated 530 homeless individuals in Washington County Oregon. That is a 2% change from 2018.

Chronic Homelessness in Washington County Oregon

Total Chronic Homeless in Washington County Oregon

122

There are -27 less homeless individuals in Washington County Oregon than in 2018. That is a -18% 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

38

There are 30 in Washington that are sheltered together with other family members
Sheltered Chronic

Unsheltered Chronic

84

There are 9 in Washington that - together with other family members - are unsheltered

Veteran Homelessness in Washington County Oregon

sheltered_veteran

Sheltered

61

unsheltered_veteran

Unsheltered

23

Total Veteran Homeless

84

There are more homeless individuals in Washington County Oregon than in 2018. That is a % increase.

Youth Homelessness in Washington County Oregon

sheltered_youth

Sheltered

19

unsheltered_youth

Unsheltered

11

Total Homeless Youth

30

There are -15 more homeless youths in Washington County Oregon than in 2018. That is a -33% drop .

Housing Inventory

Total number of beds in Washington County Oregon

955

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

Total number of shelters in Washington County Oregon

5

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 111 emergency shelter beds in Washington County.

What is Transitional Housing?

Transitional Housing are shelters intended to temporarily care for the displaced or chronically homeless population. There are about 119 Transitional Housing beds in Washington 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 495 Permanent Supportive Housing beds in Washington 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 230 Rapid Re-Housing beds in Washington County.

Washington County, Oregon Homeless Shelters and Services

5 Homeless Shelter Listings in Washington County

Good Neighbor Center

Good Neighbor Center

Tigard, OR

Are you in need of Shelter?To get on the main waitlist, please call: (503) 640-3263Good Neighbor Center is more than a place for families to sleep and eat. It is a place where famili [...]

Last Updated Ago Added May 14, 2018
Community Action Family Shelter

Community Action Family Shelter

Hillsboro, OR

Families may live in the Community Action Hillsboro Family Shelter for up to five weeks. During their stay, staff help residents make a plan for housing and other needs that is designed for long-term [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Feb 23, 2017
Road to Hope Maternity Home

Road to Hope Maternity Home

Beaverton , OR

Are you pregnant and in need of shelter? Our Shelter offers unsupported pregnant mothers a safe and stable home in a residential facility. Women enter the home at any point during their pr [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Jun 16, 2020
Family Promise Washington County Oregon

Family Promise Washington County Oregon

Hillsboro, OR

To access Shelter must be on Community Connect Waitlist. Call 211 or 503-640-3263 to be on waitlist.Family Promise is a non-profit homeless shelter program located in Hillsboro Oregon fo [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Feb 23, 2017
Forest Grove Temporary Emergency Shelter

Forest Grove Temporary Emergency Shelter

Forest Grove, OR

The Forest Grove Temporary Emergency Shelter will open for the 2017/2018 season on Monday, November 20–March 31.  Shelter is offered Monday and Tuesday nights, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. at Forest Grove [...]

Last Updated Ago Added Dec 15, 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
97
302
99
93


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


30
28


9
111


48
29


19
38
2015 Total 591 58 120 77 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
78
305
115
73


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


34
19


8
120


47
16


6
31
2016 Total 571 53 128 63 37
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
86
262
89
107


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


30
26


7
136


40
18


15
30
2017 Total 544 56 143 58 45
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
91
316
72
43


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


26
13


7
142


47
24


20
25
2018 Total 522 39 149 71 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
194
202
104
30


S*
H*
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless
Sheltered
Homeless


30
9


38
84


61
23


19
11
2019 Total 530 39 122 84 30
*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 110 3.9% 746 56.7% 93.4%
2016 109 4.7% 705 53.7% 84.6%
2017 104 3.9% 661 55.1% 92.2%
2018 112 1.7% 703 62.0% 94.3%
2019 76 3.0% 1251 33.1% 97.1%
*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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