Point in Time Summary

The Alliance collects data through it's Homeless Management Information System as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). You may find more information about our data collection and quality policies on our HMIS page.

ES = Emergency Shelter | TH = Transitional Housing | RRH = Rapid Re-Housing | PSH = Permanent Supportive Housing


Date of Inventory CountFeb 6, 2019*
Total Organizations33
Total Projects95
Total Year Round Beds2,738
Total Sheltered PIT2,490**
Utilization Rate91%
*The 2019 PIT was postponed one week due to the Polar Vortex.
**Includes PSH and Safe Haven

These charts compare the number of clients reported in our Point-in-Time counts over the last 11 years. The data is collected for the last Wednesday in January each year and is reported to HUD. Each individual shelter project is required to confirm the accuracy of their data in HMIS before they are added to the aggregate.

Data Updated 2/13/2020