Contact Us
Clarkstown Daily Voice serves Bardonia, Congers, Nanuet, New City, Upper Nyack, Valley Cottage & West Nyack
Return to your home site

Menu

Clarkstown Daily Voice serves Bardonia, Congers, Nanuet, New City, Upper Nyack, Valley Cottage & West Nyack

Nearby Towns

  • North Rockland
    serves Garnerville, Grassy Point, Stony Point, Thiells, Tomkins Cove, Village of Haverstraw & West Haverstraw in Haverstraw Town
  • Ramapo
    serves Airmont, Chestnut Ridge, Hillburn, Hillcrest, Kaser, Monsey, Montebello, Mount Ivy, New Hempstead, New Square, Pomona, Sloatsburg, Spring Valley, Suffern, Tallman, Viola & Wesley Hills
  • Orangetown
    serves Blauvelt, Grand View-on-Hudson, Orangeburg, Palisades, Pearl River, Piermont, South Nyack, Sparkill & Tappan
news

Rockland County's Homeless Population Rises In 2016

Rockland County's homeless population rose from 117 to 141 in 2016, according to a Point-in-Time Count survey.
Rockland County's homeless population rose from 117 to 141 in 2016, according to a Point-in-Time Count survey. Photo Credit: Flickr user Ed Yourdon

CLARKSTOWN, N.Y. -- Rockland County's homeless population is on the rise, according to lohud.com

A Point-in-Time Count survey found 141 homeless people currently in Rockland County, a nearly 20 percent increase from 117 in 2015, lohud.com reported.

Sixty-five of the homeless counted were in emergency shelters, 44 were in transitional housing, while 32 were reportedly living outdoors, lohud.com said.

Click here to read the lohud.com article.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Clarkstown Daily Voice!

Serves Bardonia, Congers, Nanuet, New City, Upper Nyack, Valley Cottage & West Nyack

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.