States With the Most Homeless Students


There are 1.1 million homeless students in U.S. public schools. This does not include infants and toddlers.

States with the most homeless students:

  • California: 248,904
  • New York: 96,881
  • Florida: 63,414
  • Texas: 94,624

Source: U.S. Department of Education, Analysis of 2011-2012 Federal Data Collection and Three-year Comparison, 2013