2020 POINT IN TIME HOMELESSNESS COUNT RESULTS RELEASED FOR SANTA BARBARA COUNTY
Countywide, 1,897 persons were counted representing an increase of 5 percent in the number of persons experiencing homelessness. The count includes 1,223 persons experiencing unsheltered homelessness and 674 persons living in emergency shelters or transitional housing. In 2019, the official PIT count was 1,803. There was a notable increase in unsheltered persons living in their vehicles between 2019 and 2020.
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