2017 NJCounts Point-In-Time Reports
NJCounts 2017 found 8,532 homeless men, women and children, across the state of New Jersey. This number decreased by 409 persons (4.6%) from 2015. NJCounts 2017 counted individuals who were homeless on the night of January 24, 2017.
NJ Counts 2017 Overall Results
- 8532 homeless men, women and children were counted across the state of New Jersey on the night of the Point-in-Time Count.
- This was an overall decrease of 409 persons, or 4.6%, compared to the 2016 count.
- 1092 persons, in 992 households, were identified as chronically homeless, an increase of 256 persons, or 30.6%, compared to the 2016 count.
- 1415 persons were un-sheltered; a decrease of 1.9% from the 1388 persons counted in 2016.
These are the reports for each County as well as the combined CoC’s. To compare and view the 2016 NJCounts reports click here.