Rural homelessness hard to tackle | Opinion | 

Greater needs, fewer resources combine to aggravate problem in Lane County

Homelessness is not just an urban issue, a point that’s easy to overlook if you live in Eugene or Springfield.

About 13 to 14 percent of the county’s homeless population last year — or about one out of seven people who were homeless — were living in rural areas, Lane County’s Human Services Division calculates.

Source: Rural homelessness hard to tackle | Opinion | Eugene, Oregon