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The numbers say it all. 

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43.1 Million

Americans live below poverty level

549,000

americans are homeless on a given night

 

42 Million

americans are at risk from suffering from hunger

1 in 5

american children live in poverty

 
 

Washtenaw County Numbers 

  • In 2014, over 4,500 people experienced homelessness

 

  • 38% of the homeless are families with young children

 

  • To afford a standard two-bedroom apartment, a person needs to make at least $19.60/hr

 

  • Chronic homelessness is declining at twice the rate as total homelessness

Washtenaw County Homeless Count