In no state can a minimum wage worker afford a two-bedroom unit at Fair Market Rent, working a standard 40-hour work week.  

State and National Data / Resources

Every year HUD requires all Contiua to collect data on homelessness at a single point-in-time during the last week in January.  The following local statistics are from the data collected on the day of  January 23, 2017 by members of the Montgomery County Homeless Coalition utilizing the HUD survey.  

Montgomery County Homeless Coalition is a member of The Way Home  Houston ~ Coalition for the Homeless, Houston