KidsFlash Fast Fact – Oct. 4, 2013
In the 2011-2012 school year, school districts across Colorado identified more than 23,000 students who were homeless. The number of homeless students in Colorado has nearly doubled since 2006-2007. A student is considered homeless if he or she is unsheltered, doubled-up in a household with another family, or living in a hotel, motel or shelter. To find data on the number of homeless students in your county, please visit the KIDS COUNT Data Center.