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Homelessness climbing (up 17%) with eviction moratorium over and rents up.

CAMDEN, NJ – (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NJ Monitor Article - August 15, 2023:

The report this week from Monarch Housing Associates shared that Homelessness in New Jersey rose 17% over the previous year, with Essex County reporting the highest percentage of people in homelessness, followed by Hudson and Burlington counties. Racial disparities persist, with Black people representing 12% of the state’s population but 47% of its homeless population, the report found.


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