Cuyahoga County Racial Makeup of Emergency Shelters

This is the demographic information from the Cuyahoga County Office of Homeless Services and the race of individuals using the emergency shelters in Cuyahoga County Ohio for 2015 (October 2014 to September 2015).  Just for reference, the Census statistics for 2014 show that Cuyahoga County is 64.4% white, 30.3% African American, and 5.4% Hispanic.  So, the shelter population is disproportionately African American compared to the population.