The Michigan Annual Count looks at the number and demographics of persons who are “literally homeless” and at “imminent risk” of homelessness. The following is a summary of local Annual Count data.

Overall Unduplicated Homeless
(Cat 1 or 2)
Literally Homeless
(Cat 1 Only)
Chronically Homeless Adult Single Total Unaccomp Youth Total Adults in Families Total Children in Families
2015 9842 4602 562 3478 149 2679 3967
2014 7976 3880 698 3339 161 2283 2494
2013 8390 3565 512 2813 135 2401 3245
14-15 Change 23.4% 18.6% -19.5% 4.2% -7.5% 17.3% 59.1%
13-14 Change -4.9% 8.8% 36.3% 18.7% 19.3% -4.9% -23.1%
13-15 Change 17.3% 29.1% 9.8% 23.6% 10.4% 11.6% 22.2%